John Lurie

Highest Rated:
100% Paris, Texas (1984)
Lowest Rated:
19% New Rose Hotel (1999)
Birthday:
Dec 14
Birthplace:
Not Available
Bio:
Actor/composer John Lurie began his career studying the alto saxophone, then moved to New York with his brother, pianist Evan Lurie; they formed the Lounge Lizards, a freeform jazz combo that went on to gain some distinction. Beginning in 1977 he directed and appeared in his own Super-8 films, and…

Highest Rated Movies

Filmography


MOVIES   

Rating Title Credit Box Office Year
36% Face Addict
  • Actor
-- 2008
5 Sides of a Coin
  • Actor
-- 2004
73% New York Beat Movie (Downtown 81)
  • Actor
-- 2001
Sleepwalk
  • Frank
-- 2000
19% New Rose Hotel
  • Actor
-- 1999
93% Smoke
  • A musician
-- 1995
Fishing With John
  • Director
  • Actor
-- 1992
64% Wild At Heart
  • Sparky
-- 1990
72% Batman
  • Actor
-- 1989
84% The Last Temptation of Christ
  • James Apostle
-- 1988
Il Piccolo diavolo (The Little Devil)
  • Cusatelli
-- 1988
Two Moon July
  • Actor
-- 1987
88% Down by Law
  • Jack
-- 1986
87% Desperately Seeking Susan
  • Neighbor Saxophonist
$27.4M 1985
100% Paris, Texas
  • Slater
-- 1984
95% Stranger Than Paradise
  • Willie
-- 1984
Permanent Vacation
  • Sax Player
-- 1980

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Quotes from John Lurie's Characters

    1. Jack: Guard! Guard! Guard! Guard! Guard! Guard!
    From Down by Law. Submitted by Jason S (2 months ago)
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