Blu-ray Disc Features:
- Rated: R
- Run Time: 1 hours, 34 minutes
- Video: Color
- Released: July 17, 2012
- Originally Released: 1996
- Label: Miramax Echo Bridge
- Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
- Aspect Ratio: Widescreen
- Dolby Digital 5.1 - English
- DTS Surround 5.1 - English
Performers, Cast and Crew:
Rolling Stone - 11/28/1996
"...[A] vividly intense crime drama....Amazingly, Spacey creates dynamism...and draws astute performances, notably from Dillon..."
Sight and Sound - 08/01/1997
"...ALBINO ALLIGATOR is an engaging film..."
Variety - 09/09/1996
"...Kevin Spacey makes an honorable and intelligent helming debut....[The] performances are energetic..."
Film Comment - 11/01/1996
"...Spacey moves his characters' duels and rapprochements around the bar with considerable intelligence..."
New York Times - 01/17/1997
"...Mr. Spacey knowingly savors all the classic genre touches here, and he directs with a strong sense of visual style..."
Los Angeles Times - 01/17/1997
"...It's a nice first piece for Spacey....The performances are all solid..."
A trio of bumbling, two bit hoods arouse the attention of the Feds when they inadvertently smash through an FBI stakeout while on the run from an unrelated robbery gone awry. After crashing their car, the fugitives barricade themselves in the nearest building - Dino's Last Chance Bar, which is littered with surprised regular patrons.
Black Comedy |
Mistaken Identity |
Theatrical Release |
- Directorial debut for actor Kevin Spacey.
- Shot in widescreen.
- Shown at the Deauville Film Festival of American Cinema (competing) August 31, 1996.
- Shown at the 1996 Toronto Film Festival.
- Released theatrically in New York and Los Angeles November 15, 1996.