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American Graffiti (11-Aug-1973)

Director: George Lucas

Writers: George Lucas; Gloria Katz; Willard Huyck

Producer: Francis Ford Coppola

Keywords: Comedy, Coming of Age

In 1962 small town California, high school graduates spend a final night of cruising and carousing. First major film by George Lucas captures what it is to be a teenager. Received five Oscar nominations including Best Picture, Best Director, and Best Supporting Actress.

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NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Candy Clark
20-Jun-1947   American Graffiti
Del Close
9-Mar-1934 4-Mar-1999 The Funniest One in the Room
Richard Dreyfuss
29-Oct-1947   Close Encounters of the Third Kind
Harrison Ford
13-Jul-1942   Han Solo in Star Wars
Bo Hopkins
2-Feb-1942   Matthew Blaisdel on Dynasty
Ron Howard
1-Mar-1954   Richie Cunningham on Happy Days
Wolfman Jack
Radio Personality
21-Jan-1939 1-Jul-1995 Crusty-throated disc jockey
Paul Le Mat
22-Sep-1946   Melvin in Melvin and Howard
Kay Lenz
4-Mar-1953   Reasonable Doubts
Mackenzie Phillips
10-Nov-1959   Julie on One Day at a Time
Kathleen Quinlan
19-Nov-1954   I Never Promised You a Rose Garden
Susan Richardson
11-Mar-1952   Susan Bradford on Eight Is Enough
Debralee Scott
2-Apr-1953 5-Apr-2005 Feathered hair in Police Academy
Charles Martin Smith
30-Oct-1953   The Untouchables
Suzanne Somers
16-Oct-1946   Chrissy on Three's Company
Joe Spano
7-Jul-1946   Hill Street Blues
Cindy Williams
22-Aug-1947   Shirley of Laverne and Shirley


Richard Dreyfuss   ...   Curt
Ron Howard   ...   Steve
Paul Le Mat   ...   John
Charles Martin Smith   ...   Terry
Candy Clark   ...   Debbie
Mackenzie Phillips   ...   Carol
Cindy Williams   ...   Laurie
Wolfman Jack   ...   Disc Jockey
Bo Hopkins   ...   Joe
Harrison Ford   ...   Bob Falfa
Manuel Padilla, Jr.   ...   Carlos
Flash Cadillac   ...   Herby
and the Continental Kids   ...   and the Heartbeats
Beau Gentry   ...   Ants
Jim Bohan   ...   Holstein
Jana Bellan   ...   Budda
Deby Celiz   ...   Wendy
Lynne Marie Stewart   ...   Bobbie
Terry McGovern   ...   Mr. Wolfe
Kathleen Quinlan   ...   Peg
Tim Crowley   ...   Eddie
Scott Beach   ...   Mr. Gordon
John Brent   ...   Car Salesman
Gordon Analla   ...   Bozo
John Bracci   ...   Station Attendant
Jody Carlson   ...   Girl in Studebaker
Del Close   ...   Man at Bar (Guy)
Charles Dorsett   ...   Man at Accident
Stephen Knox   ...   Kid at Accident
Joe Miksak   ...   Man at Liquor Store
George Meyer   ...   Bum at Liquor Store
James Cranna   ...   Thief
Johnny Weissmuller, Jr.   ...   Badass #1
William Niven   ...   Clerk at Liquor Store
Al Nalbandian   ...   Hank
Bob Pasaak   ...   Dale
Chris Pray   ...   Al
Susan Richardson   ...   Judy
Fred Ross   ...   Ferber
Jan Dunn   ...   Old Woman
Charlie Murphy   ...   Old Man
Ed Greenberg   ...   Kip
Lisa Herman   ...   Girl in Dodge
Irving Israel   ...   Mr. Kroot
Kay Lenz   ...   Jane
Caprice Schmidt   ...   Announcer at Dance
Joe Spano   ...   Vic
Debralee Scott   ...   Falfa's Girl
Ron Vincent   ...   Jeff
Donna Wehr   ...   Carhop
Cam Whitman   ...   Balloon Girl
Jan Wilson   ...   Girl at Dance
Suzanne Somers   ...   Blonde in T-Bird


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