Tick, Tick…Boom! Movie

Tick, Tick…Boom! movie poster

Who's Involved:

Vanessa Hudgens, Alexandra Shipp, Andrew Garfield, Ron Howard, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Bradley Whitford, Robin de Jesus, Joshua Henry, Brian Grazer, MJ Rodriguez, Judith Light, Steven Levenson, Julie Oh, Tariq Trotter

some strong language, some suggestive material and drug references
Runtime: N/A
Language: English

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Plot: What's the story about?

The film follows Jon (Academy Award nominee and Tony Award winner Andrew Garfield), a young theater composer who’s waiting tables at a New York City diner in 1990 while writing what he hopes will be the next great American musical. Days before he’s due to showcase his work in a make-or-break performance, Jon is feeling the pressure from everywhere: from his girlfriend Susan, who dreams of an artistic life beyond New York City; from his friend Michael, who has moved on from his dream to a life of financial security; amidst an artistic community being ravaged by the AIDS epidemic. With the clock ticking, Jon is at a crossroads and faces the question everyone must reckon with: What are we meant to do with the time we have? tick, tick…BOOM!

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Who stars in Tick, Tick…Boom!: Cast List

The Black Kaiser, Bad Boys 4  

Anyone But You, Barbie  

The Boys in the Band, Camp  

The Social Network, Hacksaw Ridge  


The Menu, Ms. White Light  

Share?, Saving Mr. Banks  

Saturday Church, Adam  


Who's making Tick, Tick…Boom!: Crew List

A look at the Tick, Tick…Boom! behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's writer Steven Levenson last wrote Dear Evan Hansen and Fiddler On The Roof.


Steven Levenson


Brian Grazer
Ron Howard
Lin-Manuel Miranda

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Production: What we know about Tick, Tick…Boom!?

Key Facts

  1. Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award winner Lin-Manuel Miranda makes his feature directorial debut.
  2. Film adaptation of the stage musical 'Tick, Tick...BOOM!'
  3. Based on the autobiographical musical by Jonathan Larson, who revolutionized theater as the creator of Rent.

Filming Timeline

  1. 2021 - July: The film was set to Completed  status.
  2. 2021 - June: The film was set to Post-Production  status.
  3. 2019 - November: The film was set to Pre-Production  status.

Tick, Tick…Boom! Release Date: When was the film released?

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Tick, Tick…Boom! was a Netflix release in 2021 on Friday, November 12, 2021. There were 14 other movies released on the same date, including Belfast, Love Is Love Is Love and Julia.

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