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Fame (1980)

R
134 min | Drama, Music, Musical

A chronicle of the lives of several teenagers who attend a New York high school for students gifted in the performing arts.
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Gerry Hambling (edited by)
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Opening Wknd
$ 118,160
Gross (USA)
$ 21,202,829
Gross (World)
$ 21,202,829
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Release date
May 16, 1980 (United States)

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Boyd Gaines
Michael Michael   See fewer
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Shorofsky Shorofsky   See fewer
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Mrs. Finsecker Mrs. Finsecker   See fewer
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Steve Inwood
François Lafete François Lafete   See fewer
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Montgomery Montgomery   See fewer
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Anne Meara
Mrs. Sherwood Mrs. Sherwood   See fewer
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Miss Berg Miss Berg   See fewer
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Frank Bongiorno
Truck Driver Truck Driver   See fewer
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Mr. England Mr. England   See fewer
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Plump Eric Plump Eric   See fewer
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Nora Cotrone
Topless Student Topless Student   See fewer
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Phenicia Phenicia   See fewer
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Victor of Aquitaine
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Willie Henry Jr.
Bathroom Student Bathroom Student   See fewer
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Richard III Richard III   See fewer
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6.6 / 10 | 18,284 votes