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A photographer for Life Magazine is assigned to shoot pictures of James Dean.

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Dennis Stock
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Nicholas Ray
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Natalie Wood
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Messy Actress
Drew Leger ...
Boyfriend
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James Dean (as Dane Dehaan)
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Pier Angeli
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Raymond Massey
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Journalist
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Publicity Trooper
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Roger
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John Morris
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John Morris' Secretary
Stella Schnabel ...
Norma
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Jack Warner's Assistant
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Jack Warner
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Marshall (ASIB)
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Premiere Driver
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Photographer #1
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Photographer #2 (as Stuart Mclean)
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Premiere Photographer
Paulette Sinclair ...
Building Manageress
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Rodney
Salvatore Argante ...
Barber
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Elia Kazan
Caitlin Stewart ...
Julie Harris
David Talbot ...
Reporter #1
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Reporter #2
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Reporter #3
Nicholas Rice ...
Lee Strasberg
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Veronica
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Male Actor (as Julian Dezotti)
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Carol
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Eartha Kitt (as Kelly Mccreary)
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Bar Girl
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Waiter
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Uncle Marcus
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Markie
Eve Crawford ...
Aunt Ortense
Barbara Gordon ...
Grandma Dean
Reg Dreger ...
Grandpa Dean
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Senior Boy
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Senior Girl
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High School Hop Girl
Adam Cabral ...
High School Hop Boy
Gerry Mendicino ...
Tailor
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Cab Driver
Andy Trithardt ...
Reporter
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Mother
Jake January Rinaldi ...
Son
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Beautiful Redhead (uncredited)
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Judy Garland (uncredited)
Lee Anne Ford ...
Starlet (uncredited)
Ian Greyling ...
Richard Davalos (uncredited)
Tanya Karn ...
Dancer (uncredited)
Robert Kinar ...
Counter Server (uncredited)
Kevin Proulx ...
Diner Waiter (uncredited)
Ramona Radnor ...
Marilyn (uncredited)
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Red Carpet Staff (uncredited)
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Barbara Glenn (uncredited)
Anna Toppetta ...
Senior Girl (uncredited)

Directed by

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Anton Corbijn

Written by

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Luke Davies ... (screenplay)

Produced by

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Katherine Bridle ... associate producer
Iain Canning ... producer
Ross Jacobson ... executive producer
Michel Merkt ... executive producer
Benito Mueller ... producer
Wolfgang Mueller ... producer (as Wolfgang Müller) / producer
Christina Piovesan ... producer
Sheldon Rabinowitz ... executive producer
Mark Roberts ... executive producer
Tessa Ross ... executive producer
Emile Sherman ... producer
Mark Slone ... executive producer
Bergen Swanson ... line producer: Los Angeles
Steve Wakefield ... line producer

Music by

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Owen Pallett

Cinematography by

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Charlotte Bruus Christensen

Film Editing by

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Nick Fenton

Editorial Department

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Dirk Meier ... colorist
Tobias Schaarschmidt ... digital intermediate supervisor

Casting By

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John Buchan
Jason Knight
Laura Rosenthal

Production Design by

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Anastasia Masaro

Art Direction by

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Cate Bangs
Kimberley Zaharko

Set Decoration by

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Patricia Cuccia
Sophie Neudorfer ... (Los Angeles)

Costume Design by

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Gersha Phillips

Makeup Department

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Michelle Garbin ... makeup artist
Carol Hartwick ... Key Hairstylist
Jo-Ann MacNeil ... key makeup artist
Donald Mowat ... makeup designer
Sarah Rubano ... makeup & hair artist: Dane DeHaan
Vincent Sullivan ... Hair Department Head

Production Management

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Sarah J. Donohue ... unit production manager: Los Angeles
Rebekka Garrido ... post-production supervisor
Melissa Girotti ... production supervisor
Emma Zee ... Post Production Executive

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director

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Arek Bagboudarian ... second second assistant director: Los Angeles
Jack Boem ... first assistant director
Divya D'Souza ... third assistant director
Jared Scott Mercier ... second assistant director: Los Angeles
William L Roberts ... assistant director
Gerrod Shully ... second assistant director

Art Department

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Lara Alexander ... construction tracker
Rob Ballantyne ... storyboard artist
Joseph Bower ... key scenic painter
Eric Deros ... set designer
Danielle Fleury ... set decoration buyer
Ian Fraser ... construction coordinator
Joey Genitempo ... stand-by painter: Los Angeles
Steve Iwan ... head carpenter
Patricia Larman ... set decoration buyer
Arlene Lott ... 1st assistant art director: Graphics
Victor Mare ... second assistant art director
Jennifer Morden ... trainee assistant art director
Benjamin Nowicki ... graphics designer: Los Angeles
Janine Parkinson ... painter
John Patrick ... set dresser

Sound Department

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Lionel Guenoun ... teaser re-recording mixer
Noemi Hampel ... sound designer
Uli Himstedt ... assistant foley artist
Thomas Kalbér ... transfer engineer
Lasse Kröger ... re-recording assistant
Martin Langenbach ... foley artist
Lisa J. Levine ... supervising adr editor: L.A.
Alessandro Mongardini ... adr recordist: source connect supervisor
Jac Rubenstein ... adr: editor / dialogue editor
Tom Ryan ... adr mixer
Kuen-Il Song ... foley editor
Martin Steyer ... re-recording mixer
Marcus Sujata ... add foley editor
Christoph Wieczorek ... foley mixer
Markus Wurster ... re-recording assistant
Alan Zielonko ... boom operator

Special Effects by

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Danielle Prestidge ... production manager: Weta Workshop
Marcus Rait ... special effects coordinator

Visual Effects by

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Gilberto Arpioni ... digital compositor
Dave Axford ... on-set vfx supervisor
Jean-Michel Boublil ... visual effects supervisor: The Post Republic
Yi-Hsuan Kent Chiu ... surfacer
Mark Dedaj ... rotoscoping artist
Ernest Dios ... digital compositor
Jack Dunn ... digital compositor
Maxi Fröhlich ... digital compositor
William Gammon ... compositor
Matthew T. Griffin ... visual effects coordinator
Benoit Imbert ... digital compositor
Jacek Irzykowski ... matte painter
Veress Kovács István ... senior digital matte painter
Jai Kenway ... visual effects artist
Emily Killick ... visual effects coordinator
Tim Leydecker ... 3d artist
Johannes Masanz ... digital compositor: Automatik VFX
John Paul Molloy ... senior modeler
David Orman ... io: Iloura
David Quinn ... visual effects editor
Davee Ramos-San Diego ... compositor
James Rogers ... visual effects supervisor
Marlies Schacherl ... visual effects coordinator
Nathan Sheldrick ... tracker
Will Towle ... digital compositor
Vaughn White ... matchmove artist
James Whitlam ... visual effects producer
David Zaretti ... digital compositor: the Post Republic

Camera and Electrical Department

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David Allan ... lighting technician
Kevin Barnes ... best boy electric
John Beran ... key grip: LA Unit
Vincent Borg ... lighting technician
Russel Bowie ... A Camera 1st Assistant
Lauren Carson ... camera trainee
Caitlin Cronenberg ... still photographer
Ryan Czyzewski ... video assist playback
Anne Marie Fox ... still photographer: additional photography
Michael L. Hall ... gaffer
Johnathan Holmes ... second assistant camera: "a" camera
John Irwin ... generator operator
Walter Lipscombe ... key rigging grip
Matthew Love ... digital imagining technician: Los Angeles Unit
Erik Messerschmidt ... gaffer: Los Angeles
Julie Ng ... epk
Melanie Teixeira ... camera utility
Jasper Vrakking ... digital imaging technician

Casting Department

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Jodi Angstreich ... casting
Cyrus Faird ... casting reader
Dann Fink ... adr voice casting
Kim Ostroy ... casting associate

Costume and Wardrobe Department

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Christina Barry ... background coordinator
Tanya Batanau-Chuiko ... cutter
Jenn Burton ... costume truck supervisor
Urs Dierker ... textile artist/dyer
Barbara Marko ... costumer
Linda Petty ... costume supervisor
Damion Saliani ... assistant costume designer
Lindsay Walker ... key costumer

Location Management

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Mark Beaulieu ... location production assistant
Clay Dodder ... key assistant location manager: Los Angeles
Leo Fialho ... key assistant location manager: Los Angeles
Marcelo Penarrieta ... location production assistant: daily
Jeremy Pinard ... assistant location manager
Anne Richardson ... location manager
Scott Trimble ... key location manager: Los Angeles

Music Department

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Kate Dean ... assistant music supervisor
Bernard Galbally ... music supervisor
Ian Neil ... music supervisor

Transportation Department

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Jim Chesney ... transportation coordinator: Los Angeles
Rob Davis ... transportation captain
Joe Feeney ... transportation captain: Los Angeles
Dana Howes ... transportation coordinator
Wayne Ireland ... transportation co-captain
Ted Nobles ... picture car captain
Tiffanie Reyes ... transportation office coordinator: Los Angeles
Carlos Williams ... transportation co-captain: Los Angeles

Other crew

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Jayme Alter ... production legal: Canada
Geraldine Atlee ... head of legal and business affairs
Monica Axelsson ... assistant to director
Katherine Bridle ... head of production and development: See-Saw Films
Sasha Burrows ... business affairs: See-Saw Films
Alice Clough ... business affairs: See-Saw Films
Richard Lee Dalton ... production assistant (los angeles)
Amy Ergle ... production assistant: los angeles
Daniel Erikson ... production assistant: la unit
Edward Gaudet ... production assistant
Luke Genik ... production assistant
Kathleen Georgi ... production executive: Barry Films
Veronica Gleeson ... script development executive
Sabine Graham ... production coordinator
Caleb Grant ... Photo Double: Robert Pattinson-LA
Drew Grant ... production secretary: Los Angeles
Jeffrey Hawkes ... assistant: mr. pattinson
Ryce Hetherington ... production coordinator: Los Angeles
Steffi Hiller ... production accountant
Tom Hingston ... titles
Daniel Horvat ... production accountant
Amy Jackson ... Head of Production UK, See-Saw Films
Peter E. Jensen ... office production assistant: los angeles
Samantha Joly ... production executive: See-Saw Films
Hakan Kousetta ... production legal advisor
Emily Kulasa ... business affairs associate
Alex Lalonde ... executive in charge of production & business affairs: executive producer
Kyle Limkilde ... stand-in: Dane DeHaan
Fernando Lueches ... marketing and publicity: Spain
Bryce Menzies ... legals: Marshalls and Dent Lawyers
Nick Miller ... production legal services
Louise Muskala ... assistant: Sir Ben Kingsley
Shamu Naidu ... payroll accountant
Simone Nicholson ... production executive: See-Saw Films
Wayne Petrucelli ... security coordinator
Shane B. Scott ... script supervisor
Lisa Shamata ... unit publicist
Andrea Sheppard ... set production assistant
Sat Sidhu ... on-set teacher
Kiran Singh ... assistant production coordinator
Nadia Venesse ... dialect coach
Eric Williams ... set production assistant: los angeles
Layla Zhang ... group accountant: See-Saw Films

Thanks

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John G. Morris ... special thanks
Hanna Sawka ... thanks
Rodney Stock ... thanks

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Storyline

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Plot Summary

A snapshot in time-the film chronicles the story behind the 1955 LIFE magazine photo thread by Dennis Stock of then-rising star, James Dean, and gives us an inside look at some of Hollywood's most iconic images and into the life of a gifted, but troubled man.

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Taglines From Rebel to Icon. See more »
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Also Known As
  • Life: La vida de James Dean (Argentina)
  • Life: Um Retrato de James Dean (Brazil)
  • Лайф (Russia)
  • Жизнь (Russia)
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Runtime
  • 111 min
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Budget $12,000,000 (estimated)

Did You Know?

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Trivia The film's release is to coincide with the sixtieth anniversary of James Dean's death. See more »
Goofs Pay Phones in 1955 did not have metal cords or the receivers shown in the film. See more »
Movie Connections Featured in Tina Fey/Dane DeHaan/Kenny Rogers (2015). See more »
Soundtracks I'm Wild About You Baby See more »
Quotes James Dean: One more orgasm behind you and one step closer to death.
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