The Electric Slide (2014)

The Electric Slide
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating N/A
Runtime 1hr 35mins.
Genres Drama, Crime, Adaptation, Biopic
Keywords 1980s, article, bank, biopic, crime, criminal, robbery
Status Awaiting Release
US Release Date
  
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Hans C Ritter Unit Production Manager n/a 182 5000001
Matt Medlin Production Manager n/a 305 5000002
Timothy Ford Source Material (from article: "The Yankee Bandit: The Life and Times of Eddie Dodson, World's Great Bank Robber") 120786 4000002
Tristan Patterson Screenplay (adaptation) 120778 4000001
Katie Mustard Co-Producer n/a 170 3000009
Darran Tiernan Director of Photography n/a 120780 6000001
John Paul Horstmann Editor n/a 172 7000001
Cristina Micheli Casting Assistant n/a 177 10000003
Ari Haas Production Executive (Myriad Pictures) 118216 11000001
Barbara McCarthy Casting Director n/a 157 10000002
Angela Demo Casting Director n/a 157 10000001
Michael Grasley Production Designer n/a 164 9000001
Eric Eisner Executive Producer n/a 174 3000008
Timothy Ford Executive Producer n/a 174 3000007
Christopher Lambert Actor n/a 1 1000005
Tristan Patterson Director n/a 2 2000001
Chloë Sevigny Actor n/a 1 1000004
Patricia Arquette Actor n/a 1 1000003
Isabel Lucas Actor n/a 1 1000002
Christine Vachon Producer n/a 3 3000001
Kirk D'Amico Producer n/a 3 3000002
John Wells Executive Producer n/a 174 3000006
Lorenzo di Bonaventura Executive Producer n/a 174 3000005
Brad Simpson Executive Producer n/a 174 3000004
Jamie Patricof Producer n/a 3 3000003
Jim Sturgess Actor Eddie Dodsen 1 1000001
Synopsis
Based on a true, 1980s- story of high-living, charismatic Dodson, the owner of a posh Los Angeles furniture store who robbed a bank to impress his new girlfriend.In the 1980s, Eddie Dodson owned a high-end boutique furniture store on Melrose Avenue in Los Angeles. He lived the Hollywood lifestyle, partying and hanging out with celebrity friends when he fell in love and took the biggest risk of his life to impress his new girlfriend - he robbed a bank.The thrill of the initial heist was so intoxicating that Dodson robbed more than 72 banks over a period of a few months in the Los Angeles area before the FBI finally nailed him. Highly charismatic and handsome, Dodson charmed his bank teller victims into emptying their cash drawers and earned the nickname "The Gentleman Bandit."