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North of Pittsburgh (1992)
98 min | Comedy, Drama

Set in 1975, Tony Andretti (Jeff Schultz) is an aimless young Ontario man who earns a dangerous living running pot from Pittsburgh to the Canadian border. Rosa Andretti (Viveca Lindfors) is his tough and determined grandmother who neither ...See moreSet in 1975, Tony Andretti (Jeff Schultz) is an aimless young Ontario man who earns a dangerous living running pot from Pittsburgh to the Canadian border. Rosa Andretti (Viveca Lindfors) is his tough and determined grandmother who neither trusts nor likes her grandson very much. The unlikely duo are forced to hit the road together. Tony, on the run from a bungled drug drop, and Rosa, attempting to get compensation money for her husband's death from black lung disease. The road leads them through heartache, despair and eventually to understanding... Written by Richard Martin See less
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Writers
Jeff Schultz (screenplay by) | Anthony Peter Brunette (screenplay based on an idea by)
Cinematographer
Tobias A. Schliessler (as Tobias Schliessler)
Casting Director
Production Designer
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Updated May 31, 1992

Release date
May 1992 (United States)

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37 cast members
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Jeff Schultz
Tony Andretti Tony Andretti   See fewer
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Viveca Lindfors
Rosa Andretti Rosa Andretti   See fewer
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Cordell Wynne
Priest Priest   See fewer
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Robert Clothier
Guiseppe Guiseppe   See fewer
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John 'Bear' Curtis
Henchman 1 (as John Bear Curtis) Henchman 1 (as John Bear Curtis)   See fewer
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Jano Frandsen
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Colin Banner
Henchman 3 Henchman 3   See fewer
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Keith Martin Gordey
Border Guard (as Keith Gordey) Border Guard (as Keith Gordey)   See fewer
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Brent Stait
Mechanic Mechanic   See fewer
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Suzanne Ristic
Patricia Patricia   See fewer
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Maria Gentile
Louisa Louisa   See fewer
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Baby Rose
Lise's Baby Lise's Baby   See fewer
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A.C. Peterson
Station Owner (as Alan C. Peterson) Station Owner (as Alan C. Peterson)   See fewer
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Constance Barnes
Tracy the Waitress Tracy the Waitress   See fewer
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R. Nelson Brown
Booby the Bartender Booby the Bartender   See fewer
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Babs Chula
Linda Linda   See fewer
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Jimmy Roy
Bar Band - Jimmy Roy's 5 Star Hillbillies Bar Band - Jimmy Roy's 5 Star Hillbillies   See fewer
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Cam Wagner
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Ronnie Hayward
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Doug Thordarson
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Gillian Barber
Secretary Secretary   See fewer
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Serge Houde
Simpson Simpson   See fewer
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Duncan Fraser
Westcott Westcott   See fewer
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Ernie Prentice
Retired Miner Retired Miner   See fewer
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Christine Lippa
Tour Guide Tour Guide   See fewer
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Dick Martin
Mr. Kent III Mr. Kent III   See fewer
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Stephen E. Miller
John Wayne the Security Guard John Wayne the Security Guard   See fewer
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Franklin Johnson
Mr. Kent II Mr. Kent II   See fewer
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Bill Stewart
Old Man Old Man   See fewer
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6.5 / 10 | 31 votes