|Directed by||George Gallo|
|Written by||George Gallo |
James Franciscus (story)
|Produced by||David Permut|
|Edited by||Kaja Fehr|
|Music by||William Olvis|
JVC Entertainment Networks
|Distributed by||20th Century Fox|
29th Street is a 1991 American comedy-drama film written and directed by George Gallo and starring Danny Aiello, Anthony LaPaglia, and Lainie Kazan. It was adapted from a story by Frank Pesce and James Franciscus (who had both co-starred in the cult thriller Killer Fish).
In 1976, Frank Pesce Jr. is a lucky man. His father, Frank Sr., is very unlucky. One day, Frank Jr. buys a lottery ticket and finds that he has a good chance of winning. But Frank Sr. has some gambling debts to the mob and they are willing to take Frank Jr.'s ticket. Frank must decide what to do with the ticket.
On Rotten Tomatoes 29th Street has an approval rating of 75% based on reviews from 12 critics.