At Any Price
First screened in October 2015
Director: Ramin Bahrani. Cast: Dennis Quaid, Zac Efron, Kim Dickens, Maika Monroe, Heather Graham, Clancy Brown, Chelcie Ross, Red West, Stephen Louis Grush. Screenplay: Ramin Bahrani and Hallie Elizabeth Newton. Twitter Capsule:
Pretty major misstep. Never feels organically invested in its milieu or material. Script, actors don't come off well.
I appreciate Bahrani's attempted change of pace but this "heartland" drama reveals nothing new about the region or in his artistic voice.