The Ides of March


1h 40m 2011

Brief Synopsis

Idealistic campaign worker Stephen Meyers has sworn to give all for Governor Mike Morris, a wild card presidential candidate whose groundbreaking ideas could change the political landscape. However, a brutal Ohio primary threatens to test Morris's integrity. Stephen gets trapped in the down-and-dirty battle and finds himself caught up in a scandal where the only path to survival is to play both sides.

Film Details

Also Known As
Farragut North, Ides of March, Ides of March - Tage des Verrats, The, Les marches du pouvoir, Maktens män, marches du pouvoir
MPAA Rating
R
Genre
Adaptation
Drama
Release Date
2011
Distribution Company
ALLIANCE FILMS/SONY PICTURES RELEASING
Location
Detroit, Michigan, USA; Kentucky; Cincinnati, Ohio, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 40m

Synopsis

During the frantic last days before a heavily contested Ohio presidential primary, an up-and-coming campaign press secretary finds himself involved in a political scandal that threatens to upend his candidate's shot at the presidency.

Crew

Tom Adair

Song

Saeed Adyani

Still Photographer

Andrea Amato

Accounting Assistant

Joel Anderson

Chef

Mike Anderson

Electrician

Carol Apczynski

Accounting Assistant

Justin Ayers

Propman

Brad Baker

Camera Assistant

Archie Banes

Driver

Robert Barnes

Driver

Billy Baxter

Driver

Billy Baxter

Transportation Captain

Anthony Beckwith

Production Assistant

Jean-pascal Beintus

Music

Chris Benjamin

Production

Edward D Bergen

Driver

Mike Berlucchi

Electrician

Michael Bilkovic

Driver

Cynthia Bond

Seamstress Supervisor

Jeff Bowers

On-Set Dresser

Amy Bradford

Assistant Production Coordinator

Rob Braun

Other

David Brayman

Propman

Earl Brent

Song

James F Brown

Video Assist/Playback

Thomas Brown

Driver

Tim Brown

On-Set Dresser

Matthew Bulleri

Grip

Larry Bush

Driver

Jodi L. Byrne

Makeup

Ian Calip

Assistant Director

John C Cameron

Assistant Property Master

Rick Canelli

Adr

Greg Capoccia

Production

Michael A Carpenter

Driver

Hughie Charles

Song

Nicolas Charron

Music

Ellen Chenoweth

Casting Director

Clifton Chippewa

Hair

Peter Clarke

Music

George Clooney

Producer

George Clooney

Screenplay

Peter Cobbin

Music

Linda Cohen

Music Supervisor

Michael Colburn

Compositor

David Cole

Colorist

Dan Collick

Propman

Mike Conner

Best Boy Electric

Tom Cornell

Key Rigging Grip

Chris Cornwell

Art Director

Deirdre Costa

Location Manager

Rose Cox

Craft Service

Scott Crafford

Rotoscope Artist

Justin Cragin

Rigging Electrician

Shawn Cragin

Camera Assistant

Jeff Crowe

Scenic Artist

Justin Crutchfield

Production

Tom Cummins

Key Costumer

Brandon Cundiff

Grip

Tommy Daguanno

Grip

Gordon Davidson

Music

Jennifer Davisson

Executive Producer

Curtis Day

Driver

Benji Dell

Art Department Coordinator

John Demonaco

Sound

Matt Dennis

Song

Alexandre Desplat

Music Conductor

Alexandre Desplat

Music

Leonardo Dicaprio

Executive Producer

Mike Dickman

Rigging Grip

George Dotson

Driver

Andrew Dudman

Music

Aaron Dytyniak

Scenic Artist

Scott Eagle

Rigging Grip

Guy East

Executive Producer

Craig Eastep

Driver

C Kyle Eckles

Craft Service

Kevin Edwards

Hair Stylist

Valance Eisleben

Visual Effects Editor

Rod Farley

Best Boy Grip

Russuel Faust

Electrician

Carey Field

Set Production Assistant

Jeff Fisher

Grip

Eric Fogle

Location Assistant

Jule Fontana

Loader

Alan Forbes

Location Manager

Xavier Forcioli

Music

Pamela Ford

Craft Service

Mathias Frodin

Compositing Supervisor

Louise Frogley

Costume Designer

Amy Garback

Software Engineer

Ray Garcia

Key Grip

Andrew Gearig

Chef

Dan Gearig

Caterer

Dennis Geraghty

Camera Assistant

Denis Giffen

Driver

Brittany Gilpin

Production Assistant

Alex Gitler

Compositing Supervisor

Marc Glassman

Sound Effects Editor

Stephanie Gonley

Music

Jennifer Gonzalez

Driver

Anthony Goodrich

Chef

Deanna Goossen

Production

Ben Gordon

Assistant

John Greer

Driver

Dallas Griffin

Grip

Richard Groendyke

Driver

Matt Groneck

Production

Barbara A Hall

Unit Production Manager

Barbara A Hall

Executive Producer

Matt Hanson

Assistant Sound Editor

Catherine Harper

Foley Artist

Jesse Harrington

Medic

Kemper Harris

On-Set Dresser

Diane Hassinger-newman

Script Supervisor

Todd Havern

Assistant Director

Liam Hearne

Post-Production Accountant

Roger Heider

Driver

Ryan Helsley

Visual Effects Producer

Jason Helton

Plasterer

Grant Heslov

Producer

Grant Heslov

Screenplay

Julie Hewett

Makeup

Erik Hill

Grip

Heather Elisa Hill

Visual Effects Producer

Ronald Hill

Gang Boss

Ryan Hill

Extras Agent/Coordinator

Greg Hinkle

Driver

Andy Hoehn

Camera Assistant

Erick Hollenbeck

Production Assistant

John R Holt

Driver

Jake Hossfeld

Electrician

Vickie M Hsieh

Production Coordinator

James A Hughett

Hair

Shoshana Hurand

Extras Casting Assistant

Michelle Hutchins

Set Costumer

Joe Iemola

Adr/Dialogue Editor

Brad Irvin

Rigging Electrician

Jonathon Isom

Driver

Ronald Ivey

Propman

Sarah Ivey

On-Set Dresser

Robert Jackson

Boom Operator

Dave Jarred

Rigging Grip

Aled Jenkins

Music Engineer

Sadie Johnson

Visual Effects Producer

Sharon Jonah

Painter

Kimberly Jones

Makeup

Samuel Jorgensen

Compositor

Tim Juengel

Grip

Andrew Kelly

Driver

Brian Kelly

Rigging Electrician

David J Kennedy

Production Assistant

Richard L King

Propman

Craig Kirchner

Driver

Kimberley Kirkpatrick

Makeup

Bradley A Knopf

Rigging Electrician

Kimberly Knudsen

Driver

Leroy Knudsen

Driver

Kathy Kochish

Accounting Clerk

Quincy Koenig

Electrician

Kate Kogelman

Scenic Artist

Kenny Kondratko

Rigging Electrician

Adam J. Korn

Other

David Kozlowski

Painter

David Krieger

Location Manager

Tami Kumin

Assistant Director

Cheryl Kurk

Production Accountant

Curt Kutscher

Accounting Clerk

Sean Lagrange

Apprentice Editor

Gregg Landaker

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

Joshua Lane

Driver

Gabe Lang

Production

Justin Lang

Set Designer

Michelle Lankwarden

Production Supervisor

Vince Lavares

Visual Effects

Lauren Lebeouf

Assistant

Doug Lederman

Scenic Artist

George R Lee

Set Designer

Dan Lemieux

Stunt Coordinator

Chelsea Leonowicz

Production

Jody Levine

Art Department Coordinator

Julie Ann Lindstrom

Electrician

Francis Link

Propman

Trevor Loomis

Camera Assistant

Jacquie Loughery

Extras Agent/Coordinator

Jennifer Luther

Assistant Production Accountant

Julia Macmullen

Visual Effects Editor

Rachel Maddow

Other

Connie Mangilin

Payroll Accountant

Randy Manis

Co-Executive Producer

Darren Mann

Foley Mixer

Hoss Marshall

Gang Boss

Maggie Martin

Set Decorator

Chris Matthews

Other

Greg Matusak

Extras Casting Assistant

Gerard Mccann

Music Editor

May Mcclurg

Set Costumer

Angel Mcconnell

Assistant

Megan Mcgilvery

Seamstress Supervisor

Caitlin Mckenna

Looping Coordinator

Film Details

Also Known As
Farragut North, Ides of March, Ides of March - Tage des Verrats, The, Les marches du pouvoir, Maktens män, marches du pouvoir
MPAA Rating
R
Genre
Adaptation
Drama
Release Date
2011
Distribution Company
ALLIANCE FILMS/SONY PICTURES RELEASING
Location
Detroit, Michigan, USA; Kentucky; Cincinnati, Ohio, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 40m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Wide Release in United States Fall October 7, 2011

Re-released in United States Winter December 2, 2011

Released in United States on Video January 17, 2012

Based on the play "Farragut North," written by Beau Willimon, which officially debuted off-Broadway on November 12, 2008.

Re-released in United States Winter December 2, 2011 (1000+)

Released in United States on Video January 17, 2012

Wide Release in United States Fall October 7, 2011

Project was included on the 2007 Black List.