Movie Database

Nobel Son

Nobel_Son movie poster

Release Date: December 5, 2008
Studio: Freestyle Releasing
Director: Randall Miller
Screenwriter: Jody Savin, Randall Miller
Starring: Alan Rickman, Bryan Greenberg, Shawn Hatosy, Mary Steenburgen, Bill Pullman, Eliza Dushku, Danny DeVito
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
MPAA Rating: R (for some violent gruesome images, language and sexuality)
Official Website:
Review: 5.5/10 rating
DVD Review: 6/10 rating
Movie Poster: View here
Production Stills: View here

Plot Summary: "Nobel Son" is a venomous tale of familial dysfunction, lust, betrayal and ultimately revenge. Barkley Michaelson (Bryan Greenberg) is struggling to finish his Ph.D. thesis when his father, the learned Eli Michaelson (Alan Rickman), wins the Nobel Prize for Chemistry. But Eli's past indiscretions begin to collide with the present. When Barkley is kidnapped on the eve of his father accepting the prize, Eli refuses to pay the ransom. So starts a game of intrigue and deception that proves that payback's a bitch.

Trailer (7.23.08):
QuickTime/Flash Player, Various

R-Rated Trailer (7.23.08):
Flash Player (click 'Trailer')

Exclusive Clip (12.2.08):
Flash Player

6 Clips (12.3.08):
Flash Player, Various

From Around the Web

comments powered by Disqus
Follow on Twitter
From our partners