Rudderless

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Rudderless
Rudderless.jpg
Theatrical release poster
Directed byWilliam H. Macy
Produced byKeith Kjarval
Brad Greiner
Written byJeff Robison
Casey Twenter
StarringBilly Crudup
Felicity Huffman
Anton Yelchin
Selena Gomez
Laurence Fishburne
CinematographyEric Lin
Edited byJohn Axelrad
Distributed byThe Samuel Goldwyn Company (Theatrical)
Paramount Pictures (VOD & Digital-HD)
Release datesOctober 17, 2014
Running time105 minutes
CountryUnited States
LanguageEnglish
Budget$5 million
 
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Rudderless
Rudderless.jpg
Theatrical release poster
Directed byWilliam H. Macy
Produced byKeith Kjarval
Brad Greiner
Written byJeff Robison
Casey Twenter
StarringBilly Crudup
Felicity Huffman
Anton Yelchin
Selena Gomez
Laurence Fishburne
CinematographyEric Lin
Edited byJohn Axelrad
Distributed byThe Samuel Goldwyn Company (Theatrical)
Paramount Pictures (VOD & Digital-HD)
Release datesOctober 17, 2014
Running time105 minutes
CountryUnited States
LanguageEnglish
Budget$5 million

Rudderless is an American musical drama directed by William H. Macy, his feature film directorial debut. The films stars Billy Crudup, Felicity Huffman, Laurence Fishburne, Anton Yelchin, Ben Kweller and Selena Gomez. The film premiered at the 2014 Sundance Film Festival on January 24, 2014.[1] The film will be released in theaters and through video-on-demand beginning October 17, 2014.[2]

Synopsis[edit]

A grieving father in a downward spiral stumbles across a box of his recently deceased son's demo tapes and lyrics. Shocked by the discovery of this unknown talent, he forms a band in the hope of finding some catharsis.

Cast[edit]

Production[edit]

Jeff Robison and Casey Twenter worked together on the screenplay for about five months in the fall of 2008. William H. Macy spent a year reworking the screenplay with the writers once he came aboard the project.[3] Principal photography started on April 21, 2013 in Oklahoma City and Guthrie, Oklahoma.[4] Scenes were shot at University of Central Oklahoma.[5] Filming wrapped on May 26, 2013.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ford, Rebecca (April 1, 2013). "Billy Crudup, Anton Yelchin, Selena Gomez, Laurence Fishburne Join 'Rudderless'". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved April 18, 2013. 
  2. ^ "Selena Gomez Grieves Loss of Boyfriend in ‘Rudderless’ Trailer". Retrieved August 14, 2014. 
  3. ^ McDonnell, Brandy (April 19, 2013). "William H. Macy begins shooting directorial debut "Rudderless" Sunday in Oklahoma". NewsOK.com. p. 2. Retrieved May 28, 2013. 
  4. ^ McDonnell, Brandy (April 21, 2013). "Ben Kweller joins Oklahoma-made film "Rudderless" as filming begins today". NewsOK.com. Retrieved May 28, 2013. 
  5. ^ Christine (May 22, 2013). "William H. Macy’s ‘Rudderless’ filming in Oklahoma today". On Location Vacations. Retrieved May 28, 2013. 
  6. ^ —, Jamie (May 26, 2013). "Twitter / jamiechung1 : That's a wrap! #rudderless ...". Twitter.com. 

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