I Am The Cheese 39 years old

Adapted from the Robert Cormier novel. This film follows the life of a young boy whose happy, if somewhat unusual life with his friends and family gradually starts to unravel, until the truth of the boy's situation is finally revealed.


I Am The Cheese Cast

Name Character
Cynthia Nixon She was 17, now 56 years old as Amy Hertz
Don Murray He was 54, now 93 years old as David Farmer
Lee Richardson He was 57, 73 years old when he died as Mr. Grey
Paul Romero He was 18, now 57 years old as Coke
Robert Wagner He was 53, now 93 years old as Dr. Brint
Robert MacNaughton He was 16, now 56 years old as Adam Farmer
Hope Lange She was 49, 70 years old when she died as Betty Farmer
Sudie Bond She was 55, 56 years old when she died as Edna
Frank McGurran as Young Adam
David Lange He was 41, 63 years old when he died as Mr. Montgomery
Ronnie Bradbury as Corn
Dorothea MacNaughton as Produce Lady
Robert Cormier He was 58, 75 years old when he died as Mr. Hertz
Jeff Rumney as Counter Man
Joey Jerome as Whipper
Russell P. Goslant as Gardener
Robert Dutil He was 33, now 72 years old as Jed
Milford Keene as Harvester
Christopher Murray He was 26, now 66 years old as Eric Peterson
John Bernek as Store Owner

I Am The Cheese Crew

Name Department
Robert Jiras as Director. Directing
Robert Jiras as Screenplay. Writing
Robert Cormier as Writer. He was 58 (75) years old when He died Writing
I Am The Cheese (39 years)

  • Release day: Friday, November 11, 1983
  • Runtime: 100 minutes