The Son

Tabs

Status: Development As of May 31, 2016

Development: Story selection and rights acquired; idea being crafted into usable script; financing and casting attachments sought; aiming for 'greenlight'. Jake Gyllenhaal and Bold Films will produce. Last set up in November 2012 at Warner Bros. Sicario director Denis Villeneuve set to helm.

poster not available

No Poster Available


TBA | Action Crime

A once gifted 15-year-old and promising wrestler's downward spiral ensues when his cop father commits suicide. He winds up in prison, nurtured by an uninterrupted supply of heroin from a seedy chaplai... more

In Movie Theaters U.S.

To Be Announced (TBA)

Producers

Jake Gyllenhaal
Michel Litvak
Riva Marker

Cast more cast

Continues Below Ad

DIRECTOR

Denis Villeneuve

Screenwriter

Companies

Rating MPAA

Not Available

Storylines 2 more

A once gifted 15-year-old and promising wrestler's downward spiral ensues when his cop father commits suicide. He winds up in prison, nurtured by an uninterrupted supply of heroin from a seedy chaplain on the inside but when he learns long-hidden truths about his father's unexpected death, he makes a brilliant escape and begins hunting down the people responsible for his wrongful sentence.
official plot version from deadline.com

Trivia & Production Notes

  • Based on Jo Nesbo novel.

Stay UpdatedGet the latest alerts by email

Questions & Answers Have a question about this movie? Ask it!

Related Links


Submit additional information and/or report errors. Send Us Feedback