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The World Made Straight (2015)

The World Made Straight
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In a rural Appalachian community haunted by the legacy of a Civil War massacre, young and rebellious Travis Shelton finds himself ensnared in the violence of the past and the subtle evils of the present. Based on the novel by Ron Rash


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: January 9th, 2015 (Limited) by Alchemy
MPAA Rating: R language including sexual references, drug content and violence.
(Rating bulletin 2350, 11/26/2014)
Running Time: 119 minutes
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Keywords: Early / Simultaneous Video on Demand release, Life in a Small Town, 1970s, Coming of Age, High School Dropout, Narcotics, Civil War, Life on a Farm
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Myriad Pictures, Dreambridge Films, Taking Pictures, Bifrost Pictures
Production Countries: United States

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Supporting Cast

Alex Van    Travis' Dad
Marcus Hester    Hubert
Sandra Ellis Lafferty    Mrs. Ponder
Stephen Gevedon    Grandfather

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Production and Technical Credits

Shane Danielsen    Screenwriter
Ron Rash    Story Creator
Todd J. Labarowski    Producer
Daniel Wagner    Producer
Michael Wrenn    Producer
David Burris    Producer
Brad Coolidge    Executive Producer
Melissa Coolidge    Executive Producer
Robert Ogden Barnun    Executive Producer
Katie Mustard    Executive Producer
Kirk D'Amico    Executive Producer
Dawn Sutter Madell    Music Supervisor
Victor Ho    Line Producer
Tim Orr    Director of Photography
Russell Barnes    Production Designer
Mako Kamitsuna    Editor
Sarah Mae Burton    Costume Designer
John Papsidera    Casting Director

Beloved Limited Release

January 9th, 2015

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