Honeydripper (2007)

Honeydripper
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating PG 13
Runtime 2hr 2mins.
Genres Drama, Adaptation, Period, Music
Keywords 1950s, rock 'n' roll, rural
Status Released
US Release Date
  
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    Triple threat John Sayles stumbles badly with this slogging story set in 1950 Alabama, about a club owner who reaches the end of his rope just as the cotton harvest begins.

Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
David Dunlap Camera Operator n/a 239 6000003
Matt Clark Camera Operator n/a 239 6000002
Dick Pope Director of Photography n/a 120780 6000001
Karen Wacker Production Coordinator n/a 162 5000007
John Sayles Editor n/a 172 7000001
Mario Ontal Associate Editor n/a 479 7000002
Greg Hayes Music Engineer Music Recording Engineer 120837 8000003
Billy Novick Music Arrangements 120781 8000002
Mason Daring Composer n/a 120836 8000001
Carolyn DeSousa Script Supervisor n/a 191 5000006
Batou Chandler Location Manager n/a 193 5000005
John Sayles Screenplay (adaptation) 120778 4000001
Mark Wynns Associate Producer n/a 171 3000005
Susan Kirr Associate Producer n/a 171 3000004
John Sayles Source Material (from short story) 120786 4000002
Cas Donovan Assistant Director n/a 163 5000001
Joaquin Diego Prange Location Manager n/a 193 5000004
Stuart McPhee Post-Production Supervisor n/a 120796 5000003
Paul Schneider Assistant Director n/a 163 5000002
Tim Bernett Music Supervisor n/a 120872 8000004
Toby Corbett Production Designer n/a 164 9000001
Phil Stockton Supervising Sound Editor n/a 328 14000004
Judy Karp Sound Mixer n/a 230 14000003
Robert Fernandez Rerecording Mixer n/a 120856 14000002
Richard J. Ball Jr. Key Grip n/a 263 15000001
Tom Percarpio Gaffer n/a 268 15000002
Philip G Schneider Property Master n/a 120805 24000001
Dane Moore Construction Coordinator n/a 276 21000001
Marjorie Leder Production Accountant n/a 282 16000001
Jaime Reyes Boom Operator n/a 215 14000001
Gloria Belz Makeup Artist n/a 120801 13000005
John Hubbard Casting Director n/a 157 10000001
Eloise Stammerjohn Art Director n/a 183 9000003
Alice Baker Set Decorator n/a 165 9000002
Kathleen Broyles Casting Associate n/a 160 10000002
Hope Hanafin Costume Designer n/a 169 13000001
Diane Maurno Makeup Department Head Makeup 353 13000004
Melissa D Forney Hair Department Head Hair 120794 13000003
Katie Saunders Costume Supervisor n/a 120895 13000002
Ira Deutchman Associate Producer n/a 171 3000003
Maggie Renzi Producer n/a 3 3000002
Stacy Keach Actor Sheriff Pugh 1 1000014
Mable John Actor Bertha Mae Spivey 1 1000013
Vondie Curtis Hall Actor Slick 1 1000012
Daryl Edwards Actor Shack Thomas 1 1000015
Albert P Hall Actor Reverend Cutlip 1 1000016
Tom Wright Actor Cool Breeze 1 1000019
Eddie Shaw Actor Time Trenier 1 1000018
Brent Jennings Actor Ned 1 1000017
Charles S. Dutton Actor Maceo Green 1 1000011
Sean Patrick Thomas Actor Dexter Moncrief 1 1000010
Ruth Brown Actor Bertha May 1 1000004
Keb Mo Actor Possum 1 1000003
Gary Clark Jr. Actor Sonny Blake 1 1000002
Kel Mitchell Actor Junebug 1 1000005
Eric L Abrams Actor Hamilton Drinkwater 1 1000006
Lisa Gay Hamilton Actor Delilah Purvis 1 1000009
Davenia McFadden Actor Nadine 1 1000008
Yaya Dacosta Actor China Doll 1 1000007
Ruben Santiago-Hudson Actor Alton Stokely 1 1000020
Mary Steenburgen Actor Amanda Winship 1 1000021
Stephan Hundley Actor Young Henry 1 1000034
Eric Housh Actor Clerk 1 1000033
Eddie Mallard III Actor Nat 1 1000032
James Crittenden Actor Old Man Toussaint 1 1000035
Steve Holmes Actor Deputy #1 1 1000036
John Sayles Producer n/a 3 3000001
John Sayles Director n/a 2 2000001
Ledyard Williamson Actor Deputy #2 1 1000037
Ronald McCall Actor King 1 1000031
Danny Vinson Actor Judge Gatlin 1 1000030
Absalom Adams Actor Lonnie 1 1000024
Nagee Clay Actor Scratch 1 1000023
Arthur Lee Williams Actor Metalmouth Sims 1 1000022
Donnie L Betts Actor Mr. Simmons 1 1000025
John Sayles Actor Zeke 1 1000026
Santana Shelton Actor Opal 1 1000029
Brian Williams Actor Luther 1 1000028
Larry Coker Actor Wetumpka Driver 1 1000027
Danny Glover Actor Tyrone 'Pinetop' Purvis 1 1000001
Synopsis
In 1950's Alabama, the owner of the Honeydripper juke joint finds his business dropping off and against his better judgement, hires a young electric guitarist in a last ditch effort to draw crowds during harvest time.