Diggers (2006 film)

Diggers is a coming-of-age film directed by Katherine Dieckmann. It portrays four working-class friends who grow up in West Islip, on the South Shore of Long Island, New York, as clam diggers in 1976. Their fathers were clam diggers as well as their grandfathers before them. They must cope with and learn to face the changing times in both their personal lives and their neighborhood.

Diggers
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Directed byKatherine Dieckmann
Produced byMark Cuban
Todd Wagner
David Wain
Written byKen Marino
StarringPaul Rudd
Lauren Ambrose
Ron Eldard
Josh Hamilton
Ken Marino
Sarah Paulson
Maura Tierney
Music byDavid Mansfield
CinematographyMichael McDonough
Edited bySabine Hoffmann
Malcolm Jamieson
Distributed byMagnolia Pictures
Release date
September 9, 2006 (2006-09-09) (TIFF)
April 2007 (2007-04)
Running time
87 minutes
CountryUnited States
LanguageEnglish
Budget$28 million
Box office$24,019,048

The movie was written by actor Ken Marino, who also stars.

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A coming-of-age story about four working-class friends growing up on Long Island, New York, as clam diggers. Their fathers were clam diggers as well as their grandfathers before them.

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ReleaseEdit

Diggers was released on April 27, 2007 and premiered on HDNet on April 27, and was released on DVD on May 1.

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