Boardwalk (film)

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Boardwalk FilmPoster.jpeg
Directed by Stephen Verona
Produced by George Willoughby
Written by Leigh Chapman
Stephen Verona
Starring Ruth Gordon
Lee Strasberg
Janet Leigh
Music by William S. Fischer
Michael Kamen
Rob Mounsey
Coleridge-Taylor Perkinson
Cinematography Billy Williams
Edited by Thom Noble
Travellers Films
Distributed by Atlantic Releasing Corporation
Release date
  • November 14, 1979 (1979-11-14)
Running time
98 minutes
Country United States
Language English

Boardwalk is a 1979 American drama film written by Stephen Verona and Leigh Chapman and directed by Verona. It stars Ruth Gordon, Lee Strasberg and Janet Leigh.

The film is about the Rosen family and their struggle with a gang terrorizing their Coney Island neighborhood. It was filmed on location at numerous spots in New York city, including the famous but now defunct Dubrow's Cafeteria.


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