28 Days


1h 43m 2000

Brief Synopsis

Gwen Cummings is a successful New York writer living life in the fast lane and everyone's favorite party girl. She shares this roller-coaster lifestyle of hopping from dance club to bar to hangover with boyfriend Jasper--handsome, magnetic and equally attracted to life on the wild side. Life is just an execise in debauchery--until Gwen's ungraceful display at her sister Lily's wedding, when she gets drunk, commandeers the limo and earns herself a DUI and 28-days in court ordered rehab. There Gwen comes face to face with a unique set of rules (like no cell phones) and rituals (like chanting) embraced by an assortment of fascinating fellow re-habbers. A jaded city-girl to the core, Gwen is determined not to conform. Then she meets Counselor Cornell, who begins to break through her carefully constructed defenses and force her to take a closer look herself Ultimately, through the companionship of her group as well as a devastating loss, Gwen gradually begins the long struggle to take back her life.

Film Details

Also Known As
28 dagar, 28 jours en sursis
MPAA Rating
PG-13
Genre
Comedy
Drama
Medical
Release Date
2000
Distribution Company
Sony Pictures Releasing
Location
New York City, New York, USA; Asheville, North Carolina, USA; Wilmington, North Carolina, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 43m

Synopsis

Gwen Cummings is a successful New York writer living life in the fast lane and everyone's favorite party girl. She shares this roller-coaster lifestyle of hopping from dance club to bar to hangover with boyfriend Jasper--handsome, magnetic and equally attracted to life on the wild side. Life is just an execise in debauchery--until Gwen's ungraceful display at her sister Lily's wedding, when she gets drunk, commandeers the limo and earns herself a DUI and 28-days in court ordered rehab. There Gwen comes face to face with a unique set of rules (like no cell phones) and rituals (like chanting) embraced by an assortment of fascinating fellow re-habbers. A jaded city-girl to the core, Gwen is determined not to conform. Then she meets Counselor Cornell, who begins to break through her carefully constructed defenses and force her to take a closer look herself Ultimately, through the companionship of her group as well as a devastating loss, Gwen gradually begins the long struggle to take back her life.

Crew

Milton Ager

Song

Hoyt Axton

Song

K C Bailey

Photography

Christopher Scott Baker

Set Designer

Declan Baldwin

Location Manager

Steven A Baldwin

Transportation Captain

Daniel W. Barringer

Stunt Coordinator

Jason Behrman

Assistant

Michael J. Benavente

Sound Editor

Sandy Berumen

Stunts

Judith H Bickerton

Hair Stylist

Robert Blackwell

Song

Jeffree Bloomer

Boom Operator

Kurt Bonney

Production Assistant

Gary Bourgeois

Rerecording

Robert Boyd

Production Assistant

Benita Brazier

Script Supervisor

Conrad F Brink

Special Effects Coordinator

Michael Broomberg

Foley Artist

Dale Brownell

Hair Stylist

Victor Bucossi

Stunts

Diana E Burton

Property Master

Rick Butler

Art Director

Colleen Callaghan

Hair Stylist

Kymbra Callaghan

Makeup Artist

Patrick Capone

Camera Operator

Paul Cheponis

On-Set Dresser

Marty Cherrix

Extras Agent/Coordinator

John Choi

Assistant Camera Operator

Gretchen Christopher

Song

Stephen Corbin

Craft Service

Sundy Corbin

Craft Service

Celia D. Costas

Unit Production Manager

Celia D. Costas

Coproducer

Steve Cropper

Song

David Crosby

Song Performer

David Crosby

Song

David Curtis

Production Assistant

Ali Derakhshan

Assistant Sound Editor

Walter Donaldson

Song

Kathleen Driscoll-mohler

Casting Associate

Richard Duarte

Foley Mixer

Carrie Durose

Production Coordinator

Barbara Ellis

Song

Dale Evans

Song

Donna Evans Merlo

Stunts

Glen R. Feldman

Assistant Property Master

Rachel Fish

Production Assistant

Alison Fisher

Dialogue Editor

Christopher Flick

Foley Editor

Tom Ford

Lighting

Laura Franses

Assistant Location Manager

Jason Frederick

Assistant

Matt Friedman

Assistant Editor

Lisa Frucht

Wardrobe Supervisor

Ariana Garfinkle

Production Assistant

Harry Garvin

Steadicam Operator

Richard Gibbs

Music

Robert Gillis

Transportation Co-Captain

John Glaser

Assistant Costume Designer

Susannah Grant

Screenplay

Chad Graves

Assistant Director

Richard Graves

Assistant Director

John B Griffin

Location Manager

Shay Griffin

Location Casting

Geoffrey S Grimsman

Set Designer

Carlos Guerra

Assistant Camera Operator

Robert Guerra

Art Director

Gary Hecker

Foley Artist

Susan Hellmann

Assistant Director

John Hennegan

Production Assistant

Mo Henry

Negative Cutting

Patricia Doherty Hess

Unit Production Manager

Don Hewitt

Stunts

Marcia Hinds-johnson

Production Designer

Lance Holland

Assistant Location Manager

Alan Hook

Assistant Art Director

Neil Hyman

Transportation Captain

Sharon Ilson

Makeup Artist

Krista Jacobsen-hoey

Assistant Production Coordinator

Vanessa Carin Jenik

Costumes

Bo Johnson

Art Director

Cal Johnson

Stunts

Ed Jones

Other

Mick Jones

Song

Tom Jones

Song

Tom Jones

Construction Coordinator

Gus Kahn

Song

Steven C Kavovit

Medic

Nina Kawasaki

Assistant Editor

Stephen M Kelley

Makeup Artist

Bill King

Set Designer

Irving King

Song

Steven R Klem

Production Assistant

Johanna Klingenberger

Accounting Assistant

Charles Laughon

Video Assist/Playback

Lara L Leonard

Assistant

Monica Levinson

Production Supervisor

Tricia Linklater

Assistant Sound Editor

Ellen Lutter

Costume Designer

Jesse Lutz

Production

Jalil Lynch

Stunts

Steve Mack

Stunts

Francine Maisler

Casting

Tod A Maitland

Sound Mixer

John Marascalco

Song

Brian P Maxwell

Transportation Captain

Tamara Mcdonough

Assistant Editor

Mitch Miller

Song Performer

Dean Mumford

Stunts

Josephine Nericcio

Assistant Sound Editor

David Noble

Grip

Mark O'kane

Steadicam Operator

Paul W Oliver

Other

Greg Orloff

Rerecording

Sandra Orsolyak-allen

Makeup Artist

Mark Pappas

Foley Editor

Jeena M Phelps

Dialogue Editor

Don Picard

Stunts

Marthe Pineau

On-Set Dresser

Michael Pitt

Assistant Director

Randall Poster

Music Supervisor

Carrie Puchkoff

Assistant Editor

Jodi Michelle Pynn

Stunts

Declan Quinn

Director Of Photography

Declan Quinn

Dp/Cinematographer

Patrick Quinn

Camera Assistant

Janine Rath-anderson

Hair Stylist

Otis Redding

Song Performer

Otis Redding

Song

Karen Reuter-fabbo

Makeup

Jen Rosking

Assistant Location Manager

Patrick Russ

Music Arranger

Robert Samarzich

Other

Gerard Sava

Camera Assistant

Debra Schutt

Set Decorator

Robert Sciretta

Lighting Technician

Michael H Scott

Boom Operator

Steve Sheridan

Color Timer

John De Simone

Production Coordinator

George Simpson

Sound Effects Editor

Manny Siverio

Stunts

Derek Smith

Camera Assistant

Jessica S Smith

Costumes

Kerrie Smith

Hair Stylist

Kevin Smyth

Key Grip

Nick South

Music Editor

Erin Stam

Assistant

Van Starling

Camera Assistant

Robert Steinken

Hair Stylist

Jim Stephan

Stunts

Ray Stevens

Song Performer

Ray Stevens

Song

Jon Scott Strotheide

Casting Associate

Joe Strummer

Song

Hal Swain

Song

Andrea Sywanyk

On-Set Dresser

Tomoyuki Tanaka

Song

Peter Teschner

Editor

Margot Therre

Other

John Joseph Thomas

Sound Effects Editor

Jenno Topping

Producer

Hank Troscianiec

Production Assistant

Gary Troxel

Song

Jeff Vaughn

Sound Mixer

John Verardi

Camera Assistant

Joel Voorhies

Wardrobe

Troy Wade

Dolly Grip

Loudon Wainwright

Song

Loudon Wainwright

Song Performer

Dick Warlock

Stunts

Hugo Weng

Adr Editor

Pamela Westmore

Makeup Artist

Pauline White-kassulke

Wardrobe Supervisor

Deirdre N. Williams

Wardrobe Supervisor

Pamela Williamson

Accounting Assistant

Dean Wilson

Property Master

Gregor Wilson

Production Accountant

Bill Withers

Song

Caleb Womble

Assistant Production Coordinator

Heather P Woods

Production Assistant

Amy Yanagisawa

Stunts

Jack Yellen

Song

Film Details

Also Known As
28 dagar, 28 jours en sursis
MPAA Rating
PG-13
Genre
Comedy
Drama
Medical
Release Date
2000
Distribution Company
Sony Pictures Releasing
Location
New York City, New York, USA; Asheville, North Carolina, USA; Wilmington, North Carolina, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 43m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States on Video August 19, 2000

Released in United States on Video September 19, 2000

Released in United States Spring April 14, 2000

Some 2nd unit photography took place on July 15, 1999.

Began shooting April 14, 1999.

Completed shooting July 14, 1999.

Released in United States Spring April 14, 2000

Released in United States on Video August 19, 2000

Released in United States on Video September 19, 2000