Love & Mercy Movie

Love & Mercy movie poster

Who's Involved:

Paul Giamatti, Elizabeth Banks, Jake Abel, John Cusack, Paul Dano, Oren Moverman, Bill Pohlad, Kenny Wormald, John Wells, Dee Wallace, Jim Lefkowitz

Release Date:

Friday, June 5, 2015 (Limited)


Runtime: 2 hrs, 0 m
Language: English

Plot: What's the story about?

Brian Wilson, the leader of the Beach Boys, writes more than 15 Top 40 hit singles including the groundbreaking 1966 "Pet Sounds" album before suffering a nervous breakdown during the making of its follow-up album "Smile." He struggles with mental illness, but Brian manages to persevere as an artist with the love and support of his wife Melinda.

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Who stars in Love & Mercy: Cast List

... Brian Wilson

"The Batman" , "Where the Wild Things Are"  

... Brian Wilson - older

"Hot Tub Time Machine" , "The Contract"  

... Melinda Ledbetter

"BrightBurn" , "The Hunger Games"  

"Jungle Cruise" , "San Andreas 2"  

... Mike Love

"Malignant" , "Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief"  

... Dennis Wilson

"Kid Cannabis" , "Footloose"  

... Rosemary

"Beyond the Sky" , "E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial"  

Who's making Love & Mercy: Crew List

A look at the Love & Mercy behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's writer Oren Moverman last wrote Human Capital and The Dinner.



Oren Moverman


Bill Pohlad

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Production: What we know about Love & Mercy?

Filming Timeline

  1. February 2015: The film was in Completed status.
  2. January 2013: The film was in Development status.
  3. Paul Dano will play Brian Wilson in his younger "Surfin' USA" days, but another, as yet uncast actor will play an older version of the singer.

  4. June 2011: The film was in Announced status.

Love & Mercy Release Date: When was the film released?

Love & Mercy was released in 2015 on Friday, June 5, 2015 (Limited release). There were 9 other movies released on the same date, including Spy, Insidious: Chapter 3 and Entourage.

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

Tuesday, September 15, 2015

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