July 29, 2016


While exploring a Mississippi River island, Arkansas boys Ellis (Tye Sheridan) and Neckbone (Jacob Lofland) encounter Mud (Matthew McConaughey),a fugitive who needs their help. Though Mud killed a man in Texas and has bounty hunters on his trail, he is most concerned about reuniting with Juniper (Reese Witherspoon), the love of his life. Ellis, who is suffering the pangs of his first crush, agrees to help Mud. He and Neckbone do all they can to protect Mud and help him reunite with Juniper.
  • Genres: Adventure, Drama
  • Running Time: 130 minutes
  • Release Date: Friday, May 10, 2013
  • Country: United States
  • Language: English
  • MPAA Rating: PG-13 [ Language, Sexual References, Smoking, Some Violence, Thematic Elements ]
  • Starring: Matthew McConaughey [Mud], Tye Sheridan [Ellis], Jacob Lofland [Neckbone], Reese Witherspoon [Juniper], Michael Shannon [Galen], Sarah Paulson [Mary Lee], Sam Shepard [Tom Blankenship], Ray McKinnon [Senior], Paul Sparks [Carver], Joe Baker [King], Stuart Greer [Miller], Michael Abbott [James], Bonnie Sturdivant [May Pearl], Kristy Barrington [Princess], Clayton Carson [Pryor]
  • Directed by: Jeff Nichols [Director], Jeff Nichols [Screenwriter], Glen Basner [Executive Producer], Tom Heller [Executive Producer], Michael Flynn [Executive Producer], Gareth Smith [Executive Producer], Lisa Falcone [Producer], Sarah Green [Producer], Aaron Ryder [Producer], David Wingo [Original Music], Adam Stone [Cinematographer], Julie Monroe [Film Editor], Francine Maisler [Casting], Richard Wright [Production Design], Elliott Glick [Art Director], Fontaine Hebb [Set Decoration]
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July 29, 2016 by Peter St. Cyr


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