The film chronicles the true story of the late Laurel Hester (Julianne Moore), a New Jersey police detective whose world was shattered when she became terminally ill and government officials prevente...
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Freeheld Plot: What's the story?
The film chronicles the true story of the late Laurel Hester (Julianne Moore), a New Jersey police detective whose world was shattered when she became terminally ill and government officials prevented her from assigning her pension benefits to her domestic partner, Stacie Andree (Ellen Page). Laurel's conservative detective partner Dane Wells was shocked when he learned of her sexual orientation, but he became the leader in the fight for the same-sex couple's rights.
modified plot formulation from hollywoodreporter.com
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Freeheld Cast: Who are the actors?
- Ellen Page ... Stacie Andree
The Cured, My Days of Mercy
- Julianne Moore ... Laurel Hester
The Lady in the Window, The Seventh Son
- Steve Carell ... Steven Goldstein
Vice, Welcome to Marwen
- Michael Shannon ... Dane Wells
The Current War, Knives Out
- Josh Charles ... Bryan Kelder
Framing John DeLorean, Adult Beginners
- Mary Birdsong ... Carol Andree
Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters, The Descendants
Film Details & Notes: What do we know about Freeheld?
- Based on Cynthia Wade's Oscar winning 2008 short documentary.
Crew and Production Credits: Who's making Freeheld?
A look at the Freeheld behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director Peter Sollett last directed Raising Victor Vargas and Untitled Kay Cannon Romantic Comedy Project . The film's writer Ron Nyswaner last wrote Why Stop Now? and The Painted Veil.
Production Timeline: When did the Freeheld come together?
On or about August 11, 2015 • The film was in Completed status.
On or about May 2, 2015 • The film was in Post-Production status.
On or about February 17, 2014 • The film was in Pre-Production status.
The filmmakers are eyeing a summer 2014 start date.
On or about September 26, 2013 • The film was in Pre-Production status.
On or about May 18, 2010 • The film was in Development status.
Freeheld Release Date: When was it released?Freeheld was released in 2015 on Friday, October 2, 2015 in limited movie theaters. There were 12 other movies released on the same date, including The Martian, He Named Me Malala and This Is Happening.
- United States
- October 2, 2015 Limited
- United States
- October 16, 2015 Nationwide
- October 16, 2015
When will the movie be on Blu-ray & DVD?Tuesday, February 2, 2016
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