Release Date: December 11, 2009
On DVD/VOD: August 17, 2010
1h 54m | Drama
Seventeen-year-old Richard Samuels (Zac Efron) spends his days dreaming of the bright lights of Broadway. He gets his big break when he happens upon Orson Welles (Christian McKay) and his fledgling Mercury Theatre company. Richard impresses Welles with an impromptu audition and lands a bit part in the Mercury's forthcoming run of Julius Caesar.
With Welles's womanizing taking priority over rehearsals, chaos and calamity mark the production from the start. Before long, opening night has arrived and Richard will discover the terrible secrets of show business.
|Studio:||CinemaNX Films One Ltd.|
|Producer(s):||Ann Carli, Marc Samuelson, Richard Linklater|
|Cast:||Zac Efron, Claire Danes, Ben Chaplin, Christian McKay, Zoe Kazan|
|Writer(s):||Holly Gent Palmo, Vincent Palmo Jr.|