Joe Movie

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Who's Involved:

Nicolas Cage, Tye Sheridan, David Gordon Green, Jody Hill, Christopher Woodrow, Heather Kafka, Lisa Muskat, Melissa Coolidge, Danny R. McBride, Molly Conners, Maria Cestone, Hoyt David Morgan, Sarah E. Johnson, Ronnie Gene Blevins, Sue Rock, Brad Coolidge, Derrick Tseng, Todd Labarowski, Adriene Mishler, Gary Hawkins

Release Date:

Friday, April 11, 2014 (Limited)

violence, disturbing material, language and some strong sexual content

Runtime: N/A
Language: English

Plot: What's the story about?

Ex-con, Joe Ransom, drinks heavily, outruns police and gambles away his money. He is the unlikeliest of role models to everyone except 15 year old Gary Jones, the oldest child of a homeless family run by an drunk, worthless father. Joe takes Gary under his wing seeing much of himself in the kid. Together they try to find a path to redemption and the hope for a better life in the rugged, gritty world of small town Mississippi.

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Who stars in Joe: Cast List

... Joe

"The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent" , "A Score To Settle"  

"Voyagers" , "X-Men: Apocalypse"  

... Merle


... Lacy

"Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning"  

... Willie

"The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It" , "Dog"  

... Connie


Who's making Joe: Crew List

A look at the Joe behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director David Gordon Green last directed Halloween and Stronger.


Gary Hawkins


David Gordon Green
Lisa Muskat
Derrick Tseng
Christopher Woodrow

Production Companies

Worldview Entertainment

Sales Agent

WestEnd Films

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Production: What we know about Joe?

Key Facts

  1. An ex-con who is the unlikeliest of role models meets a 15-year-old boy and is faced with the choice of redemption or ruin.
  2. Based on Larry Brown's novel of the same title.

Filming Timeline

  1. February 2014: The film was in Completed status.
  2. October 2012: The film was in Production status.
  3. Shooting begins Oct. 31 in Austin, Texas.

  4. September 2012: The film was in Pre-Production status.
  5. Production is scheduled for November.

Joe Release Date: When was the film released?

Joe was released in 2014 on Friday, April 11, 2014 (Limited release). There were 8 other movies released on the same date, including Oculus, Rio 2 and Draft Day.

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