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Rated: 7.5 out of 10 with 7,023 votes.
This semi-autobiographical film by Barry Levinson follows various members of the Kurtzman clan, a Jewish family living in suburban Baltimore during the 1950s. As teenaged Ben completes high school, he falls for Sylvia, a black classmate, creating inevitable tensions. Meanwhile, Ben's brother, Van, attends college and becomes smitten with a mysterious woman while their father tries to maintain his burlesque business.
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Main Actors:
Van Kurtzman
Ben Kurtzman
Little Melvin
Ada Kurtzman
Nate Kurtzman
Yussel
Sylvia
Charlie, Nate's Assistant
Pete, Nate's Assistant
Trey Tobelseted
Dubbie the Blonde
Sylvia's Father
Scribbles
Annie the Stripper
Ted
Gail
Alan Joseph Zuckerman
Mrs. Johnson
Turk
Ben Kurtzman - Age 8
Sheldon
Louie
Teacher #2
Mary
Guy (uncredited)
Student (uncredited)
Extra (uncredited)
Phil
Title:Liberty Heights
Release Date:
Directed by:Barry Levinson
Genres:Drama
Keywords:High-SchoolJewish-LifeBaltimore-UsaComing-Of-AgeAnti-SemitismInterracial-RelationshipRacismSemi-AutobiographicalJewish-Family1950S
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