Fighting Back 41 years old

Thieves, Pimps, Hoes and Pushers... enough is enough!

An Italian deli owner forms a vigilante group to rid his Philadelphia neighborhood of street punks.


Fighting Back Cast

Name Character
Tom Skerritt He was 48, now 90 years old as John D'Angelo
Patti LuPone She was 33, now 74 years old as Lisa D'Angelo
Yaphet Kotto He was 42, now 84 years old as Ivanhoe Washington
Frank Sivero He was 30, now 72 years old as Frank Russo
Michael Sarrazin He was 41, 70 years old when he died as Vince Morelli
David Rasche He was 37, now 79 years old as Michael Taylor
Joseph Ragno as Mike Pelyk
Pat Cooper He was 52, now 94 years old as Harry Janelli

Fighting Back Crew

Name Department
Gretchen Rau as Set Decoration. She was 42 (66) years old when She died Art
David Permut as Producer. He was 28 (now 69) years old Production
Alex De Benedetti as Co-Producer. Production
Piero Piccioni as Original Music Composer. He was 60 (82) years old when He died Sound
Nicholas C. Smith as Editor. Editing
Thomas Hedley, Jr. as Screenplay. Writing
D. Constantine Conte as Producer. Production
Franco Di Giacomo as Director of Photography. He was 49 (83) years old when He died Camera
Lewis Teague as Director. He was 44 (now 85) years old Directing
John Boxer as Costume Design. He was 21 (57) years old when He died Costume & Make-Up
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Fighting Back (41 years)

Thieves, Pimps, Hoes and Pushers... enough is enough!

  • Release day: Friday, May 21, 1982
  • Runtime: 98 minutes