Kill the Poor 20 years old

When a marriage of convenience becomes the real thing, Joe moves his pregnant French wife to a tenement building on New York's Lower East Side. The street is like a war zone with none of the nostalgic appeal that Joe remembers from tales of his immigrant grandparents arriving in the same neighborhood with a new life. This is the urban frontier filled with comic mixture of gentrifies, homeboys, dealers and local residents simply bent on staying a float


Kill the Poor Cast

Name Character
Heather Burns She was 27, now 49 years old as Scarlet
David Krumholtz He was 24, now 45 years old as Joe Peltz
Lawrence Gilliard, Jr. He was 31, now 52 years old as Spike
Paul Calderón He was 44, now 65 years old as Carlos DeJesus
Zak Orth He was 32, now 53 years old as Butch
Fisher Stevens He was 39, now 60 years old as Stuffed Shirt
Maryfrances Careccia as Rose
Chuck Low He was 74, 89 years old when he died as Bruno
Millie Tirelli She was 50, now 71 years old as Beneficia
Cliff Gorman He was 66, 65 years old when he died as Yakov
Victor Pagan as Attila
Jaime Tirelli He was 58, now 79 years old as Beneficio
Clara Bellar She was 30, now 51 years old as Annabelle Peltz
Jon Budinoff as Segundo Dejesus
Annie Crean as Constance, Six Months
Ginger Taylor as Constance, Newborn
Chris Hutchison as Joel
Otto Sanchez He was 50, now 71 years old as Negrito
Julianna DeDonno as Constance, Toddler
Angel Santiago as Friend of Segundo

Kill the Poor Crew

Name Department
Gary Winick as Producer. He was 41 (49) years old when He died Production
Alexis Alexanian as Producer. She was 40 (now 61) years old Production
Joel Rose as Author. He was 55 (now 76) years old Writing
Lianne Halfon as Producer. She was 49 (now 70) years old Production
Russell Smith as Producer. He was 48 (65) years old when He died Production
Ruth Charny as Producer. Production
Jonathan Shoemaker as Producer. Production
Michael Delory as Original Music Composer. Sound
Anna Domino as Original Music Composer. She was 48 (now 69) years old Sound
Harlan Bosmajian as Director of Photography. Camera
Malcolm Jamieson as Editor. Editing
Shannon Robert Bowen as Art Direction. Art
Marie Abma as Costume Design. Costume & Make-Up
Jen Rudin as Casting. Production
John Malkovich as Producer. He was 49 (now 70) years old Production
Daniel Handler as Author. He was 33 (now 54) years old Writing
Rick Butler as Production Design. Art
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Kill the Poor (20 years)

  • Release day: Friday, May 09, 2003
  • Runtime: 85 minutes