Summer of Sam (1999)

R   |    |  Crime, Drama, Romance

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Spike Lee's take on the "Son of Sam" murders in New York City during the summer of 1977 centering on the residents of an Italian-American Northeast Bronx neighborhood who live in fear and distrust of one another.




  • Mira Sorvino and John Leguizamo in Summer of Sam (1999)
  • Mira Sorvino and John Leguizamo in Summer of Sam (1999)
  • Adrien Brody in Summer of Sam (1999)
  • Adrien Brody and Jennifer Esposito in Summer of Sam (1999)
  • Summer of Sam (1999)
  • John Leguizamo in Summer of Sam (1999)

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Release Date:

2 July 1999


English, Italian

Country of Origin


Box Office


$22,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$7,991,450 (USA) (4 July 1999)


$19,283,782 (USA) (12 September 1999)

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