Echo Boomers (film)

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Echo Boomers
Echo boomers.jpg
Film poster
Directed bySeth Savoy
Produced byJames Langer
Mike D. Ware
Matthew G. Zamias
Kelly Mi Li
Lucas Jarach
Byron Wetzel
Sean Kaplan
Written bySeth Savoy
Kevin Bernhardt
Jason Miller
StarringPatrick Schwarzenegger
Alex Pettyfer
Michael Shannon
Distributed bySaban Films
Release date
  • November 13, 2020 (2020-11-13)
Running time
94 minutes[1]
CountryUnited States
LanguageEnglish

Echo Boomers is a 2020 American crime drama film directed by Seth Savoy and starring Patrick Schwarzenegger, Alex Pettyfer and Michael Shannon[2] It is Savoy's feature directorial debut.[3]

Cast[edit]

Production[edit]

Early in development, Nick Robinson and Britt Robertson were previously attached to star in the film.[4]

Release[edit]

In September 2020, it was announced that Saban Films acquired the film's North American distribution rights.[5][6]

The film was be released in theaters, VOD and digital platforms on November 13, 2020.[7][8][9]

Reception[edit]

The film has a 35% rating on Rotten Tomatoes.[10] Jeffrey M. Anderson of Common Sense Media awarded the film two stars out of five.[11] Monica Castillo of RogerEbert.com awarded the film one star.[12]

Frank Scheck of The Hollywood Reporter gave the film a negative review and wrote, "The result is that the slackly paced Echo Boomers has all the excitement of a feature-length essay in The Nation."[13]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Martin, Philip (13 November 2020). "OPINION/REVIEW: Echo Boomers', first effort for Arkansan, shows us a crafty, intelligent and ambitious film". Arkansas Democrat-Gazette. Retrieved 14 November 2020.
  2. ^ a b c d e f Boone, John (29 September 2020). "Patrick Schwarzenegger Is a Modern-Day Robin Hood in 'Echo Boomers' Trailer (Exclusive)". Entertainment Tonight. Retrieved 3 October 2020.
  3. ^ a b c d e Wiseman, Andreas (6 August 2019). "'Echo Boomers': Patrick Schwarzenegger, Gilles Geary, Hayley Law Join Michael Shannon & Alex Pettyfer In Crime-Drama Pic". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved 3 October 2020.
  4. ^ Ritman, Alex (2 November 2018). "Michael Shannon, Alex Pettyfer and More Team for 'Echo Boomers'". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 3 October 2020.
  5. ^ Gonzalez, Umberto (10 September 2020). "Michael Shannon, Patrick Schwarzenegger Drama 'Echo Boomers' Picked Up by Saban Ahead of TIFF Premiere". TheWrap. Retrieved 3 October 2020.
  6. ^ Donnelly, Matt (10 September 2020). "Patrick Schwarzenegger, Michael Shannon Drama 'Echo Boomers' Lands at Saban Films Ahead of TIFF (EXCLUSIVE)". Variety. Retrieved 3 October 2020.
  7. ^ Seigh, Steve. "MICHAEL SHANNON RAGES AGAINST THE MACHINE IN THE TRAILER FOR ECHO BOOMERS". JoBlo.com. Retrieved 3 October 2020.
  8. ^ Hemmert, Kylie (1 October 2020). "Echo Boomers Trailer Starring Michael Shannon in Saban Films' Action Thriller". Comingsoon.net. Retrieved 3 October 2020.
  9. ^ Scott, Ryan (1 October 2020). "Echo Boomers Trailer: Michael Shannon and His Gang Put a Wicked Twist on Robin Hood". MovieWeb. Retrieved 3 October 2020.
  10. ^ "Echo Boomers". Rotten Tomatoes. Retrieved 13 November 2020.
  11. ^ Anderson, Jeffrey M. "Echo Boomers". Common Sense Media. Retrieved 14 November 2020.
  12. ^ Castillo, Monica (13 November 2020). "Echo Boomers". RogerEbert.com. Retrieved 14 November 2020.
  13. ^ Scheck, Frank (12 November 2020). "'Echo Boomers': Film Review". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 13 November 2020.

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