Blue Ruin Movie

Revenge comes home

Blue Ruin movie poster

Who's Involved:

Amy Hargreaves, Macon Blair, Devin Ratray, Jeremy Saulnier, Eve Plumb, Anish Savjani, Kevin Kolack, David W. Thompson, Brent Werzner, Richard Peete

Release Date:

Friday, April 25, 2014 (Limited)

strong bloody violence, and language

Runtime: 1 hr, 32 m
Language: English

Plot: What's the story about?

The film follows a mysterious outsider whose quiet life is turned upside down when he returns to his childhood home to carry out an act of vengeance. Proving himself an amateur assassin, he winds up in a brutal fight to protect his estranged family.

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Who stars in Blue Ruin: Cast List

... Dwight

"Green Room"  

... Ben Gaffney

"Masterminds" , "Nebraska"  

... Sam

"Sometime Other Than Now" , "How He Fell In Love"  

... Teddy Cleland


... Kris Cleland


... William


... Carl Cleland


Who's making Blue Ruin: Crew List

A look at the Blue Ruin behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director Jeremy Saulnier last directed Hold the Dark and Green Room. The film's writer Jeremy Saulnier last wrote Green Room and Rebel Ridge.


Jeremy Saulnier


Richard Peete
Anish Savjani




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Production: What we know about Blue Ruin?

Key Facts

  1. A classic American revenge story that recently won the FIPRESCI International Critics Prize at the Cannes Film Festival where it screened in the Directors' Fortnight.

Filming Timeline

  1. May 2013: The film was in Completed status.
  2. The Weinstein Co.'s Radius label has acquired North American rights to the film. Eyeing a fall theatrical release.

Blue Ruin Release Date: When was the film released?

Blue Ruin was released in 2014 on Friday, April 25, 2014 (Limited release). There were 8 other movies released on the same date, including Brick Mansions, The Other Woman and The Quiet Ones.

When will the movie be on DVD?

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

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