Director: Richard Linklater
Writer: Holly Gent Palmo, Robert Kaplow, Vincent Palmo Jr.
Starring: Zac Efron, Claire Danes, Christian McKay, Ben Chaplin
Released: July 29, 2010
Rating: (PG)
Runtime: 114 minutes
Story: Set in 1937, the story centres on a high school student (Zac Efron) who, while strolling the streets of New York, happens upon the yet-to-open Mercury Theatre and is noticed by its mercurial founder, Orson Welles. The man lands a bit part in Julius Caesar, the production that catapulted Welles to the top, and spends the next week learning about life and love.
Zac Efron Richard Samuels (Lucius)
Claire Danes Sonja Jones
Christian McKay Orson Welles (Brutus)
Ben Chaplin George Coulouris (Mark Antony)
Zoe Kazan Gretta Adler
Eddie Marsan John Houseman
Kelly Reilly Muriel Brassler (Portia)
James Tupper Joseph Cotten (Publius)
Leo Bill Norman Lloyd (Cinna the Poet)
Al Weaver Sam Leve
Iain McKee Vakhtangov
Simon Lee Phillips Walter Ash
Simon Nehan Joe Holland (Julius Caesar)
Imogen Poots Lorelei Lathrop
Patrick Kennedy Grover Burgess (Ligarius)