Project X Movie

The Party You've Only Dreamed About

Project X movie poster

Who's Involved:

Oliver Cooper, Alex Heineman, Miles Teller, Todd Phillips, Joel Silver, Alexis Knapp, Jonathan Daniel Brown, Steve Richards, Nima Nourizadeh, Scott Budnick, Thomas Mann, Andrew Rona, Michael Bacall, Kirby Bliss Blanton, Nichole O'Connor, Dax Flame, Matt Drake, Jillian Reynolds

Release Date:

Friday, March 2, 2012 (Nationwide)

crude and sexual content throughout, nudity, drugs, drinking, pervasive language, reckless behavior and mayhem - all involving teens

Runtime: 1 hr, 28 m
Language: English

Plot: What's the story about?

Three seemingly anonymous high school seniors attempt to make a name for themselves by throwing a party that no one will forget, but nothing could prepare them for what the party becomes.

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Poll: Will you see Project X?

Who stars in Project X: Cast List

"Top Gun: Maverick" , "Thank You For Your Service"  

"Grown Ups 2" , "Runner Runner"  

"Bad Milo" , "Kid Cannabis"  

"The Green Inferno"  



"Kong: Skull Island" , "Fun Size"  

"Pitch Perfect 2" , "Pitch Perfect"  


Who's making Project X: Crew List

A look at the Project X behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director Nima Nourizadeh last directed American Ultra and The Tracking of a Russian Spy. The film's writer Michael Bacall last wrote 22 Jump Street and Scott Pilgrim vs. the World.


Todd Phillips

Production: What we know about Project X?

Key Facts

  1. Cast members were barred from taking the script out of the production office.

Filming Timeline

  1. October 2011: The film was in Completed status.
  2. June 2011: The film was in Post-Production status.
  3. July 2010: The film was in Production status.
  4. April 2010: The film was in Pre-Production status.
  5. April 2010: The film was in Development status.
  6. April 2010: The film was in Announced status.

Project X Release Date: When was the film released?

Project X was released in 2012 on Friday, March 2, 2012 (in 3,055 theaters . There were 9 other movies released on the same date, including Dr. Seuss' The Lorax, Tim and Eric's Billion Dollar Movie and The Snowtown Murders.

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

Tuesday, June 19, 2012

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Q&A Asked about Project X

Feb. 25, 2012
Is it a true story?
Feb. 25, 2012 IMDb claims the movie is loosely based on a party in Australia. Teen Corey Delaney posted his address on Myspace on over 500 people arrived at his house.

Jan. 21, 2012
What's the song in the trailers?
Feb. 24, 2012 The song in the first two trailers is Kid Cudi - Pursuit Of Happiness (Steve Aoki Remix)

Jan. 16, 2012
How much nudity is in the movie?
Feb. 24, 2012 Enough to get a R-rating and a 10/10 on IMDb for Sex and Nudity, "Non-stop crude and sex jokes, references, actions and scenes throughout. Contains scenes of sex."

Jan. 7, 2012
Why are the producers guarding the story?
Feb. 24, 2012 Likely to build the mystique of the movie as is often the case with the found-footage genre. The studio screened the movie in advance for test audiences so the secrecy doesn't appear to have been that critical.
Feb. 24, 2012
Where was it filmed?
Dec. 24, 2011
Will Project X be released in IMAX?
Feb. 24, 2012 No, this is not an IMAX movie. The Lorax, opening the same weekend, will play in IMAX.

Jan. 13, 2012
What is the story of this?
Feb. 24, 2012 Official synopsis: an out-of-control comedy that follows a group of buds who set out to throw the most epic 17th birthday party ever. The film documents a high school party that gets completely out of control, shot from the perspective of the digital cameras that the kids have with them.

Jan. 22, 2012
How many teens are there?
Feb. 24, 2012 There are three main guy characters and there are at least 100 teens at the party.

Feb. 7, 2012
Why is this film called Project X?
Feb. 28, 2012
Why would they steal the name of a good movie for something completely different and stupid?

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