Midnight Special

Midnight Special (2016)

He's not like us.

  • Genre: Adventure, Drama, Science Fiction
  • Release Date: 2016-02-18
  • User Rating: 6.3/10 from 751 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 52min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Warner Bros.
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Director: Jeff Nichols
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A father and son go on the run after the dad learns his child possesses special powers.

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  • Michael Shannon

    as Roy Tomlin
  • Jaeden Lieberher

    as Alton Meyer
  • Joel Edgerton

    as Lucas
  • Kirsten Dunst

    as Sarah Tomlin
  • Adam Driver

    as Agent Sevier
  • David Jensen

    as Elden
  • Sam Shepard

    as Calvin Meyer
  • Scott Haze

    as Levi
  • Dana Gourrier

    as Sharon Davison
  • Paul Sparks

    as Agent Miller
  • Kerry Cahill

    as Linda (NSA Staffer)
  • Bill Camp

    as Doak
  • Billy Slaughter

    as Agent Cole
  • Lucy Faust

    as Caroline (Ranch Member)
  • Sean Bridgers

    as Fredrick (Ranch Member)
  • Allison King

    as Hannah (Ranch Member)
  • Sharon Landry

    as Merrianne (Doak's Wife)
  • Sharon Garrison

    as Jane Adams (Sarah's Mother)
  • James Moses Black

    as Military Officer
  • Yvonne Landry

    as Motel Clerk
  • Maureen Brennan

    as Woman at Truckstop
  • Ann Mahoney

    as FBI Agent #1
  • Garrett Hines

    as FBI Agent #2
  • Wayne Pére

    as Prison FBI Agent
  • Dane Rhodes

    as Oil Worker
  • Lee Zurik

    as Local Newscaster #1
  • Nicondra Norwood

    as Local Newscaster #2
  • Sam Malone

    as Soldier at Roadblock
  • Sean Kaplan

    as Texas State Trooper
  • James DuMont

    as Base Commander
  • Nancy Grace

    as Nancy Grace
  • Lynn Berry

    as Lynn Berry
  • Alexander Eldimiati

    as Stand in (uncredited)
  • D'Arcy Allen

    as FBI Agent (uncredited)
  • John L. Armijo

    as National Guardsman (uncredited)
  • Michelle Benet

    as Car Crash Victim (uncredited)
Directing Jeff Nichols Director
Writing Jeff Nichols Screenplay
Production Sarah Green Producer
Production Brian Kavanaugh-Jones Producer
Editing Julie Monroe Editor
Art Austin Gorg Art Direction
Art Adam Willis Set Decoration
Production Francine Maisler Casting
Crew Mark Edward Wright Visual Effects Editor
Crew Scott Rogers Stunt Coordinator
Camera Adam Stone Director of Photography
Art Chad Keith Production Design
Costume & Make-Up Erin Benach Costume Design
Art Venessa De Anda Art Department Coordinator
Art Jonathan Guggenheim Assistant Art Director
Production Meagan Lewis Casting
Production Rachel Jacob Casting Associate
Production Kate Evans Casting Associate
Costume & Make-Up Lindsay McKay Assistant Costume Designer
Costume & Make-Up Jonny Pray Costume Supervisor
Directing Jean-Paul Chreky Script Supervisor
Sound Jay B. Richardson Music Editor
Camera Kenneth Neil Moore Camera Operator
Camera Hans Bjerno Helicopter Camera
Camera Matthew A. Petrosky Steadicam Operator
Camera Ben Rothstein Still Photographer
Lighting Michael Roy Gaffer
Visual Effects Caroline Labrie Animation
Crew Joel Sevilla CG Supervisor
Visual Effects CJ Cole Visual Effects Coordinator
Visual Effects Eric A. Kohler Visual Effects Producer
Editing Joel Dougherty Dialogue Editor
Sound Frank Rinella Foley
Sound Jeremy Bowker Sound Designer
Sound Erik Foreman Sound Effects Editor
Sound Pascal Garneau Sound Effects Editor
Sound Scott Guitteau Sound Effects Editor
Sound Will Files Supervising Sound Editor
Costume & Make-Up Tony Ward Hair Department Head
Costume & Make-Up Amy Wood Key Hair Stylist
Costume & Make-Up Stacy Kelly Makeup Department Head
Costume & Make-Up Paige Reeves Makeup Artist
Art Chuck Stringer Construction Coordinator
Editing Robert E. Phillips Digital Intermediate
Editing Samuel Craven First Assistant Editor
Editing Richard B. Molina First Assistant Editor