Life (1999)


Two men in 1930s Mississippi become friends after being sentenced to life in prison together for a crime they did not commit.

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Release Date: 1999-04-16
Status: Released
Run time: 108 min / 1:48
Production Studio : Universal Pictures, Imagine Entertainment
Production Country: United States of America


Eddie Murphy
as Rayford Gibson
Martin Lawrence
as Claude Banks
Obba Babatundé
as Willie Long
Nick Cassavetes
as Sergeant Dillard
Bernie Mac
as Jangle Leg
Michael Taliferro
as Goldmouth
Anthony Anderson
as Cookie
Barry Shabaka Henley
as Pokerface
Miguel A. Núñez, Jr.
as Biscuit
Bokeem Woodbine
as Can't Get Right
Lisa Nicole Carson
as Sylvia
Sanaa Lathan
as Daisy
Brooks Almy
as Billy's Mama
Hal Havins
as Billy
Poppy Montgomery
as Older Mae Rose Abernathy
Venus DeMilo
as Juke Joint Waitress


Directing Ted Demme Director
Writing Robert Ramsey Screenplay
Writing Matthew Stone Screenplay
Production Brian Grazer Producer
Production Eddie Murphy Producer
Sound Wyclef Jean Original Music Composer
Camera Geoffrey Simpson Director of Photography
Editing Jeffrey Wolf Editor
Production Margery Simkin Casting
Crew Bill Corso Makeup Effects