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Roadie -- After 20 years on the road with Blue Oyster Cult, Jimmy Testagros returns to his hometown to life with his ailing mother. Complications arise when he falls for an old friend, who is now married to his longtime nemesis.

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Director:
Writers:
Gerald Cuesta (written by) and
Michael Cuesta (written by)
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Release Date:
6 January 2012 (USA) See more »
Genre:
Tagline:
Sex Drugs and Rock 'n Roll See more »
Plot:
After 20 years on the road with Blue Oyster Cult, Jimmy Testagros returns to his hometown to life with his ailing mother. Complications arise when he falls for an old friend, who is now married to his longtime nemesis. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
Awards:
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User Reviews:
Great thoughtful movie See more (19 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order)

Ron Eldard ... Jimmy

Jill Hennessy ... Nikki

Bobby Cannavale ... Randy Stevens

Lois Smith ... Mom

David Margulies ... Don Muller
Catherine Wolf ... Marilyn Muller

Suzette Gunn ... Lizette (as Suzette 'Azariah' Gunn)
Gary Cruz ... Hispanic Store Owner

Anthony Mangano ... Male Cop
Lourdes Martin ... Female Cop
Jarlath Conroy ... Wes, Motel Clerk
Lynne Lipton ... Waitress

Arian Moayed ... Irfan
Diana Ravelo ... Yopi
Darrell Vanterpool ... Teen
Sammy Rhee ... Korean Man in Liquor Store
Obaid Kadwani ... Taxi Driver
Brandon Reilly ... Young Jimmy

Katherine C. Hughes ... Young Nikki (as K.C. Hughes)
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Edwin Torres ... Pool Player
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Directed by
Michael Cuesta 
 
Writing credits
Gerald Cuesta (written by) and
Michael Cuesta (written by)

Produced by
Sirad Balducci .... producer
Mike Downey .... producer
Louis Guerra .... associate producer
Christen Lewis .... executive producer
James Quinlan .... executive producer
Ian M. Stratford .... executive producer
Ezra Xenos .... line producer
 
Original Music by
Chris Seefried 
 
Cinematography by
Andrew Lilien 
 
Film Editing by
Kane Platt 
 
Casting by
Judy Henderson 
 
Production Design by
John El Manahi 
 
Art Direction by
Candice Cardasis 
Evan Seide 
 
Costume Design by
Manuela Harding 
 
Makeup Department
David Kalahiki .... hair department head
David Kalahiki .... makeup department head
Jessica Toth .... additional makeup artist
 
Production Management
Peggy Connolly .... unit manager
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Kevin Breslin .... second unit director
Louis Guerra .... first assistant director
Robert Tierney .... second second assistant director
Jane Chase Wells .... second assistant director
 
Art Department
Roger Brooker .... assistant property master
Aaron Erickson .... set dresser
Niquan Riley .... property master
Danielle Seide .... scenic artist
 
Sound Department
Micah Bloomberg .... sound mixer
Rich Bologna .... sound designer
Shaun Brennan .... foley artist
Timothy Cleary .... boom operator
Tim Crossley .... sound effects editor
Tom Efinger .... sound re-recording mixer
Tom Efinger .... sound supervisor
Eric Gitelson .... foley engineer
Jeff Seelye .... sound editor
 
Visual Effects by
Ben Perez .... digital intermediate colourist
 
Stunts
Manny Siverio .... stunt coordinator
 
Camera and Electrical Department
John Frisbie .... gaffer
Pat Gillen .... balloon light operator
Holly Hosman .... best boy grip
Sam Lino .... camera intern
Charles A. Mysak .... electrician
Roy Nowlin .... electrician
Carolyn Pender .... second assistant camera
Caitlin Strom .... director of photography: second unit
Caitlin Strom .... first assistant camera
Brandon Taylor .... additional key grip
Matt Tomko .... best boy electric
Daniel Zimmer .... key grip
 
Casting Department
Kimberly Graham .... casting associate
Stephanie R. Hunter .... extras casting director
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Zairi Malcolm .... assistant costume designer
 
Editorial Department
Shane Deblasio .... assistant editor
Cristina Esteras-Ortiz .... digital intermediate producer
 
Music Department
Chris Seefried .... composer: additional music
 
Other crew
Lindsay Brayton .... assistant to producer
Betty Chin .... production office supervisor
Nathaniel S. Clouden .... production office assistant
James Davis .... production assistant
Javier Figueroa .... production counsel
Shellie Gillespie .... production accountant
Richard Hagerty .... product placement coordinator
Stephen 'Lucky' Luckingham .... production assistant
Carolyn Eileen Lynch .... production coordinator
Ryan Morgan .... production assistant
Ivan Paric .... additional production assistant
Stacy Rowe .... script supervisor
Jennifer Sonnenfeld .... assistant location manager
Ian M. Stratford .... production counsel
Chris Tomeo .... location manager
Mara Webster .... assistant to director
Jaytyler Ferretti .... production assistant (uncredited)
 
Thanks
Louis J. Ambrosio .... thanks
 

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MPAA:
Rated R for pervasive language and some drug content
Runtime:
USA:95 min
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Goofs:
Continuity: When Jimmy passes out in the car his hair is greasy and grungy. When he is awoken he gets out of the car and his hair is clean and looks like it was just blow dried.See more »

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11 out of 19 people found the following review useful.
Great thoughtful movie, 23 July 2011
Author: Trussell1890 from United States

Thinking that men have sincere regrets at mid life makes this movie rock. Real interpretation of what happens to people. Life happens! Did not think the whole theme would work for me, yet it really did. It was a look at real life, with regrets and why we make the decisions we do. Going with the flow, as most youths do and the fun it brings depicts this movie. Letting yourself listen to the music and see things happen in the movie just because things happen keeps you thinking. Now what would I have done. Do we go with what feels good or do we set goals. The memory of times past and our life today depends on our past. Our path can change if we let it. I never review movies but if you are a baby boomer you should she this. Then be grateful for who you are today. And realize you can change things if you want. Makes you think. Sometimes thinking is the problem and not the solution but in this case it isn't.See this film if you are forty or older! Never mind everyone should see it. Cheers or maybe not after this one!

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