Raising Arizona

Raising Arizona (1987)

Their lawless years are behind them. Their child-rearing years lay ahead...

  • Genre: Comedy, Crime
  • Release Date: 1987-03-13
  • User Rating: 7.1/10 from 1979 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 34min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Circle Films
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Director: Joel Coen
star 7.1/10
From 1,979 Ratings


When a childless couple--an ex-con and an ex-cop--decide to help themselves to one of another family's quintuplets, their lives become more complicated than they anticipated.

Raising Arizona Trailer

Can i watch Raising Arizona on Netflix?

Unfortunately the movie Raising Arizona is not yet available on Netflix. Follow us on Facebook to see when Raising Arizona becomes available on Netflix!

  • Nicolas Cage

    as H.I.
  • Holly Hunter

    as Ed
  • Trey Wilson

    as Nathan Arizona, Sr.
  • John Goodman

    as Gale
  • William Forsythe

    as Evelle
  • Sam McMurray

    as Glen
  • Frances McDormand

    as Dot
  • Randall "Tex" Cobb

    as Leonard Smalls
  • T.J. Kuhn

    as Nathan Junior
  • Lynne Kitei

    as Florence Arizona
  • Peter Benedek

    as Prison Counselor
  • Charles 'Lew' Smith

    as Nice Old Grocery Man
  • Warren Keith

    as Younger FBI Agent
  • Henry Kendrick

    as Older FBI Agent
  • Sidney Dawson

    as Ear-Bending Cellmate
  • Richard Blake

    as Parole Board Chairman
  • Troy Nabors

    as Parole Board Member
  • Mary Seibel

    as Parole Board Member
  • John O'Donnal

    as Hayseed in the Pickup
  • Keith Jandacek

    as Whitey
  • Warren Forsythe

    as Minister
  • Ruben Young

    as 'Trapped' Convict
  • Dennis Sullivan

    as Policeman in Arizona House
  • Richard Alexander

    as Policeman in Arizona House
  • Rusty Lee

    as Feisty Hayseed
  • James Yeater

    as Fingerprint Technician
  • Bill Andres

    as Reporter
  • Carver Barns

    as Reporter
  • Margaret H. McCormack

    as Unpainted Secretary
  • Bill Rocz

    as Newscaster
  • Mary F. Glenn

    as Payroll Cashier
  • Jeremy Babendure

    as Scamp with Squirt Gun
  • Bill Dobbins

    as Adoption Agent
  • Ralph Norton

    as Gynecologist
  • Henry Tank

    as Mopping Convict
  • Frank Outlaw

    as Supermarket Manager
  • Todd Michael Bodgers

    as Varsity Nathan, Jr.
  • M. Emmet Walsh

    as Machine Shop Ear-Bender
  • Robert Gray

    as Glen and Dot's Kid
  • Katie Thrasher

    as Glen and Dot's Kid
  • Derek Russell

    as Glen and Dot's Kid
  • Nicole Russell

    as Glen and Dot's Kid
  • Zachary Sanders

    as Glen and Dot's Kid
  • Noell Sanders

    as Glen and Dot's Kid
  • Cody Ranger

    as Arizona Quint
  • Jeremy Arendt

    as Arizona Quint
  • Ashley Hammon

    as Arizona Quint
  • Crystal Hiller

    as Arizona Quint
  • Olivia Hughes

    as Arizona Quint
  • Emily Malin

    as Arizona Quint
  • Melanie Malin

    as Arizona Quint
  • Craig McLaughlin

    as Arizona Quint
  • Adam Savageau

    as Arizona Quint
  • Benjamin Savageau

    as Arizona Quint
  • David Schneider

    as Arizona Quint
  • Michael Stewart

    as Arizona Quint
  • William Preston Robertson

    as Amazing Voice (voice)
  • Ron Cobert

    as Reporter #1 (uncredited)
Production Ethan Coen Producer
Editing Michael R. Miller Editor
Writing Joel Coen Screenplay
Writing Ethan Coen Screenplay
Sound Carter Burwell Original Music Composer
Directing Joel Coen Director
Production Donna Isaacson Casting
Production John S. Lyons Casting
Art Robert Kracik Set Decoration
Art Jane Musky Production Design
Art Harold Thrasher Art Direction
Sound Skip Lievsay Supervising Sound Editor
Camera David M. Dunlap Camera Operator
Editing Michael Berenbaum First Assistant Editor
Costume & Make-Up Dan Frey Hairstylist
Costume & Make-Up Katherine James Makeup Artist
Production Mark Silverman Co-Producer
Camera Melinda Sue Gordon Still Photographer
Production James Jacks Executive Producer
Camera Barry Sonnenfeld Director of Photography
Sound Mel Zelniker Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Crew Jery Hewitt Stunt Coordinator
Directing Thomas Johnston Script Supervisor
Costume & Make-Up Richard Hornung Costume Design
Sound Magdaline Volaitis Sound Editor
Lighting Russell Engels Gaffer
Production Alma Kuttruff Production Supervisor
Sound Allan Byer Production Sound Mixer
Sound Philip Stockton Sound Editor
Sound Ron Bochar Sound Editor
Camera Stephen St. John Steadicam Operator
Production Deborah Reinisch Associate Producer
Art Dan Perri Title Designer
Directing Chitra F. Mojtabai Second Assistant Director
Crew Curt Bortel Stunts
Crew Shane Dixon Stunts
Crew Bill Anagnos Stunts
Crew Gene Hartline Stunts
Crew Jeff Jensen Stunts
Crew Allan Graf Stunt Double
Crew Spanky Spangler Stunts
Crew Edgard Mourino Stunts
Crew Cindy Wills Stunts
Directing Jon Kilik Second Assistant Director
Directing Patricia Anne Doherty Second Assistant Director
Directing Deborah Reinisch First Assistant Director
Directing Kelly Van Horn First Assistant Director
Art Roger Belk Set Dresser
Art Christian W. Russhon Set Dresser
Art Linette Forbes Shorr Set Dresser
Sound Greg Horne Sound Recordist
Sound Marko Costanzo Foley Artist