True Story


1h 40m 2015

Brief Synopsis

When disgraced New York Times reporter Michael Finkel meets accused killer Christian Longo-who has taken on Finkel's identity-his investigation morphs into an unforgettable game of cat and mouse. Based on the book "True Story: Murder, Memoir, Mea Culpa" written by Michael Finkel.

Film Details

Also Known As
True Story - Spiel um Macht, Una historia real, historia real
MPAA Rating
Release Date
2015
Distribution Company
Fox Searchlight Pictures
Location
New York, New York, USA; Garnerville, New York, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 40m

Synopsis

When disgraced New York Times reporter Michael Finkel meets accused killer Christian Longo-who has taken on Finkel's identity-his investigation morphs into an unforgettable game of cat and mouse. Based on the book "True Story: Murder, Memoir, Mea Culpa" written by Michael Finkel.

Crew

G. A. Aguilar

Stunt Coordinator

Douglas Aibel

Casting

Josh Alexander

Sound

Stephanie Alexander

Costume Coordinator

Tristan Allen

Grip

Adam Attalla

Security

Justin Rogers C + De Baca

Production Assistant

Mary Bailey

Script Supervisor

Maggie Baird

Sound

Ana Ballesteros

Caterer

Emily Bannon

Sound

Joel Baral

Auditor

Frank Barbosa

Hair

Aaron Barnes

Camera Operator

Wade Barnett

Sound

Robin Bartlett

Assistant

Michael Bederman

Unit Production Manager

Drew Beekler

Compositor

Ludwig Van Beethoven

Song

Frank A. Bello

Best Boy Grip

Marco Beltrami

Music

Christine Bergren

Music

Robert Bernacchi

Unit Production Manager

Gianni Biasetti

Stunts

Maceo Bishop

Camera Operator

Kate Bolger

Production Secretary

Skyler Bonette

Stunts

Daniel Booko

Sound

David Boulton

Adr Mixer

Maisy Bragg

Extras Casting Assistant

Oliver Brooks

Location Assistant

Nikki Brower

Stunts

James Brown

Construction

Spencer Brown

Construction

Robert Bruce

Compositing Supervisor

Jamie Buckner

Production Coordinator

Jane Bulmer

Assistant

Ashley Buonanno

Payroll Accountant

Wilson Cameron

Visual Effects Producer

Gabu Camilo

On-Set Dresser

Jacob Camitta

Sound

Pat Campbell

Storyboard Artist

Alison Campo

Accounting Assistant

Ted Caplan

Music Editor

Alejandra Cardenas

Line Producer

Mickey Carleton

Assistant Costume Designer

Robert Carnevale

Grip

Marlo Carroll

Production Assistant

Steve Cascarelli

Assistant Property Master

Steve Cascarelli

Props

Tom Caton

Boom Operator

John Cenatiempo

Stunts

Joaquin Cervera

Assistant Camera

Alex Cheparev

Modelmaker

Alexios Chrysikos

Assistant Art Director

Chi Chang Chu

Layout Artist

John J Ciccimarro

Carpenter

Robert Clotworthy

Sound

Brandi Cochran

Sound

Gabriel Coll

Sound Mixer

Jessica Collins

Assistant

Ryan Collins

Sound Designer

Michael Cory

Property Master

Lily Cowles

Assistant

Martini Craft

Craft Service

Douglas Crosby

Stunts

Dagney Cruz

Production Assistant

Mary Cybulski

Still Photographer

Thomas Danbury

Art Director

Rich Darvey

Auditor

Colin Davis

Camera

Nicolas De Toth

Editor

Anthony Defrancesco

Assistant Camera

Pam Demetruis

Supervising Sound Editor

Sarah Dennis

Assistant Set Decorator

Chris Devito

Animator

John Diesso

Camera

Deborah Maxwell Dion

Casting Associate

James Domorski

Video Playback

Stephen Donovan

Location Assistant

Stephen Donovan

Production Assistant

Stephen Donovan

Location Assistant

Stephen Donovan

Production Assistant

Kevin Dorman

Sound

Ana Katherina Drechsler

Props

Bryan Duff

Property Master

Steven Duke

On-Set Dresser

John Edmundson

Assistant Production Coordinator

Jesse Ehredt

Assistant Sound Editor

Artur Elson

Compositor

Sunday Englis

Makeup

Sarah Esberg

Coproducer

Bryan Evans

Matchmove Artist

Enoch Evariste

Software Engineer

Ambika Fairfield

Transportation Coordinator

David Feldman

Accountant

Jay Ferraro

Stunts

Michael Fessenden

Visual Effects

Michael Finkel

Source Material

Jeff Fischer

Sound

Glenn Fitzgerald

Assistant

Mo Fitzgerald

Transportation Captain

Chris Fondulas

Boom Operator

Ivan Fonseca

Assistant Director

Liam Ford

Camera

Richard Ford

Rigging Gaffer

Aja Frary

Stunts

Rossano Galante

Music

Dede Gardner

Producer

Justin Garvey

Construction

William Garvey

Construction

John Gatland

Dolly Grip

Tom Gehring

Color

Carlo Gesualdo

Song

John Gidcomb

Adr Voice Casting

Mariusz Glabinski

Sound Designer

Anamarie Gonzaga

Production Accountant

Barbara Gonzalez

Costume Supervisor

Rupert Goold

Screenplay

Rama Gottumukkala

Assistant

Patricia Grande

Hair

Joe Grimaldi

Best Boy Electric

Jorge Guerrero

Extras Casting Assistant

Nicholas Guest

Sound

Shahen Guiragossian

Dolly Grip

Ryan Haber

Production Assistant

Mark Hadland

Best Boy Electric

Jason Harris

Adr Voice Casting

Danielle Hartnett

Sound

Jeffrey Hatcher

Other

Gavin Hecker

Foley Mixer

Morgan Heller

Assistant Editor

Christopher Hensel

Grip

Jep Hill

Cg Supervisor

Jeremy Hindle

Production Designer

Dana Hook

Best Boy Grip

Claire Houghtalen

Sound

Allison Howe

Boom Operator

Ryan Hussain

Animator

Edward A Ioffreda

Graphic Artist

Robert C Jackson

Adr/Dialogue Editor

Deborah Jensen

Art Director

Drew Jiritano

Special Effects Coordinator

Drew Jiritano

Special Effects

Bob Johanson

Adr Mixer

Abbie Johnson

Accounting Assistant

Michael Jortner

Property Master

Maryann De Joseph

Stunts

Dave Kajganich

Screenplay

Glenn D Kaplan

Assistant Camera

Anthony G. Katagas

Unit Production Manager

Anthony G. Katagas

Producer

Nazia Khan

Assistant

Da Suel Kim

Matte Painter

Hinju Kim

Art Director

Michael King

Medic

Jeremy Kleiner

Producer

Jeremy Knaster

Electrician

Richard Knowles

Carpenter

Denny Kortze

Assistant Camera

Justin Kron

Assistant Location Manager

Randy Krueger

Compositor

Drew Kunin

Sound Mixer

John Kurlander

Music

Josh Lakatos

Stunts

Mitchell Landsman

Scenic Artist

Mark Lane-davies

Scenic Artist

Lex Lang

Sound

Gong Myung Lee

Cg Supervisor

Jina Lee

Matte Painter

Edgar Lezama

Coordinator

Jackie Liao

Layout Artist

Mark Lieberman

Compositor

Tatjana Liepelt

Assistant

Ludovic Littee

Camera Operator

Ana Lombardo

On-Set Dresser

Hamilton Longyear

Assistant Camera

Kevin Lowry

Key Grip

Tyson Lozensky

Music Engineer

Brian Lynch

Scenic Artist

Tim Lynch

Accounting Clerk

Amy Lynn

Assistant Director

Travis Mackay

Adr Mixer

Gerardo Manjarrez

Steadicam Operator

Igor Martinovic

Other

Igor Martinovic

Dp/Cinematographer

Igor Martinovic

Director Of Photography

Ann Masterson

Makeup

Michael Maurer

Electrician

Edward Mazurek

Location Manager

Louise Mccarthy

Makeup

Alethea Mcelroy

Key Costumer

Peter Mcentyre

Construction

Michael A Mcfadden

Rigging Grip

Nancy Mcilvaney

Set Decorator

Jack Mckenna

Assistant

Johnny Medeiros

Video Assist/Playback

Sylvia Menno

Adr/Dialogue Editor

David Metzner

Music Editor

Arnon Milchan

Executive Producer

Film Details

Also Known As
True Story - Spiel um Macht, Una historia real, historia real
MPAA Rating
Release Date
2015
Distribution Company
Fox Searchlight Pictures
Location
New York, New York, USA; Garnerville, New York, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 40m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Limited Release in United States April 17, 2015

Limited Release in United States April 17, 2015

Released in United States on Video August 4, 2015

Released in United States on Video August 4, 2015

Released in United States 2015

Released in United States 2015 (Premieres)

Based on the book "True Story: Murder, Memoir, Mea Culpa" written by Michael Finkel published by HarperCollins on May 24, 2005.