Ricki and the Flash Movie

Get Ready to Rock. Get Ready to Roll. Get Ready for Ricki!

Ricki and the Flash movie poster

A musician who gave up everything for her dream of rock-and-roll stardom returns home, looking to make things right with her family.

Who's Involved:

Sebastian Stan, Ben Platt, Jonathan Demme, Meryl Streep, Kevin Kline, Marc Platt, Mamie Gummer, Diablo Cody, Rick Springfield, Charlotte Rae

Release Date:

Friday, August 7, 2015 (Nationwide)

thematic material, brief drug content, sexuality and language
Runtime: 1 hr, 37 m
Language: English

Plot: What's the story about?

Meryl Streep stars as Ricki Rendazzo, a guitar heroine who made a world of mistakes as she followed her dreams of rock-and-roll stardom. Returning home, Ricki gets a shot at redemption and a chance to make things right as she faces the music with her family. Streep stars opposite her real-life daughter Mamie Gummer; Rick Springfield, portraying a Flash member in love with Ricki; Kevin Kline as Ricki’s ex-husband; and Audra McDonald as Kline’s new wife.

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Who stars in Ricki and the Flash: Cast List

The Prom, Little Women  

... Joshua

The 355, Gone  

... Pete Brummel

The Good House, Beauty and the Beast  

... Daniel

The People We Hate at the Wedding, Drunk Parents  

... Julie

Cake, The Lifeguard  

... Greg


... Oma


Who's making Ricki and the Flash: Crew List

A look at the Ricki and the Flash behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director Jonathan Demme last directed Enzo Avitabile Music Life and Neil Young Journeys. The film's writer Diablo Cody last wrote Tully and Paradise.


Diablo Cody


Marc Platt

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Production: What we know about Ricki and the Flash?

Filming Timeline

  1. June 2015: The film was in Completed status.
  2. February 2015: The film was in Post-Production status.
  3. May 2014: The film was in Development status.
  4. March 2014: The film was in Announced status.

Ricki and the Flash Release Date: When was the film released?

Ricki and the Flash was released in 2015 on Friday, August 7, 2015 (Nationwide release). There were 9 other movies released on the same date, including The Gift, The Fantastic Four and Shaun The Sheep Movie.

When will the movie be on Blu-ray & DVD?

Tuesday, November 24, 2015

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Tuesday, November 24, 2015
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