Freedom Riders Movie

Freedom Riders movie production status is currently Development

January 16, 2009 • Story selection and rights acquired; idea being crafted into usable script; financing and casting attachments sought; aiming for 'greenlight'.

Who's Involved:

Wayne Kramer, Phil Rosenthal, Neal Gabler

Release Date:

To Be Announced (TBA)

Rating: N/A

Runtime: N/A

Plot: What's the story about?

Described as "the Freedom Riders of the 1960s done as an action movie." It chronicles civil rights activists' harrowing ride on buses through the South that escalated to a point where segregationists threw Molotov cocktails at them.

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Cast: Who stars in it?

No cast available.

Crew: Who's making Freedom Riders

A look at the Freedom Riders behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director Wayne Kramer last directed Crossing Over and Running Scared. The film's writer Wayne Kramer last wrote Crossing Over and Running Scared.


Wayne Kramer

Production Company

HBO Films

Freedom Riders Trailers & Videos

No trailer available.

Production: What we know about Freedom Riders

Key Facts

  1. Based on portions of Raymond Arsenault's book "Freedom Riders: 1961 and the Struggle for Racial Justice."

Filming Timeline

On or about January 16, 2009, the film was in Development status.

Freedom Riders Release Date: When is it coming out?

Freedom Riders is coming out To Be Announced (TBA).

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