Green Room

Year of Production:
2015
US Distributor:
A24
UK Distributor:
Altitude/Picturehouse
Status:
Completed
Genre:
Crime Thriller
Country of Origin:
US
Language:
English
Running Time:
95 mins
Director:
Jeremy Saulnier
Cast:
Anton Yelchin, Imogen Poots, Patrick Stewart
Producer(s):
Anish Savjani, Neil Kopp, Victor Moyers

The Ain’t Rights, a punk four-piece on the final days of a failed concert tour, get more than they bargained for when they accept a shady last-minute gig at an isolated venue, in the wilds of Oregon.

After walking in on a murder scene, they find themselves trapped in the back-stage green room, at the heart of a living nightmare: hopelessly outnumbered, the troop must escape from a gang of violent white supremacists ruthlessly determined to eliminate all witnesses.

The gang of killers soon discover they are facing bigger talent for fighting back than they expected.

A fight for survival lies ahead that requires as much inspired ingenuity as it does frenzied, bloody physical combat.

If you ask any band, they'll have a story about the one night that went wrong, or the gig that went awry. But few will spin a tale as harrowing as what The Ain't Rights go through in Jeremy Saulnier's upcoming "Green Room." The thriller starring...

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Some gigs really aren't worth taking. That's a maxim that the members of broke touring punk band Ain't Rights probably haven't heard of and certainly aren't going to adhere to when they get offered $350 to play a backwater skinhead bar. That's...

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★★★★☆

Jeremy Saulnier's follows up Blue Ruin (2014) with the gloriously entertaining Green Room (2015), a siege movie that pits pit bulls and murderous Neo-Nazis against a young punk band. The Ain't Rights are a punk band touring the...

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GREEN ROOM

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Every year, as the world’s media descends on Cannes for the film festival, the spotlight inevitably focuses on the titles - 19 this year - in competition, the only ones that have a chance of winning Cannes' top prize, the Palme d’Or.

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Patrick Stewart has turned to the dark side.

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Release information

US Distributor

A24
Release Date:
April 15, 2016

UK Distributor

Altitude / Picturehouse
Release Date:
May 13, 2016

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