CS Video: Let Him Go interview with writer/director Thomas Bezucha
ComingSoon.net got the opportunity to chat with writer/director Thomas Bezucha (The Family Stone) to discuss his work adapting Larry Watson’s neo-Western drama thriller Let Him Go for the screen starring two-time Oscar and Golden Globe winner Kevin Costner (Yellowstone) and three-time Golden Globe nominee Diane Lane (Justice League). Our interview can be viewed in the player below!
Following the loss of their son, retired sheriff George Blackledge (Costner) and his wife Margaret (Lane) leave their Montana ranch to rescue their young grandson from the clutches of a dangerous family living off the grid in the Dakotas, headed by matriarch Blanche Weboy. When they discover the Weboys have no intention of letting the child go, George and Margaret are left with no choice but to fight for their family.
Let Him Go will be led by two-time Oscar winner Kevin Costner (Dances with Wolves) and Oscar nominee Diane Lane (Unfaithful), who first appeared together as Jonathan and Martha Kent in Zack Snyder’s 2013 Man of Steel. It will also feature Lesley Manville, Will Brittain, Jeffrey Donovan, Kayli Carter, and Booboo Stewart.
Based on the novel of the same name by Larry Watson, the film is written and directed by Thomas Bezucha (The Family Stone) Paula Mazur and Mitchell Kaplan of The Mazur Kaplan Company will produce alongside Thomas Bezucha. Kimi Armstrong Stein, Jeffrey Lampert, Kevin Costner, and Rod Lake will executive produce.
Let Him Go is now in theaters!