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Being Flynn Details


Robert De Niro and Paul Dano headline writer/director Paul Weitz's adaptation of Nick Flynn's memoir Another Bullshit Night in Suck City. The story concerns a struggling writer named Nick (Dano), who is working at an inner-city homeless shelter when his estranged father Jonathan (De Niro) shows up looking for a place to rest his head. Dale Dickey, Lili Taylor, Olivia Thirlby, and Julianne Moore co-star in a film produced by Depth of Field in association with Tribeca Productions and Corduroy Films. ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi

  • Release date:March 2, 2012


Robert De Niro
as Jonathan Flynn
Paul Dano
as Nick Flynn
Julianne Moore
as Jody Flynn
Olivia Thirlby
as Denise
Eddie Rouse Jr.
as Carlos
Steve Cirbus
as Jeff
Lili Taylor
as Joy
Victor Rasuk
as Gabriel
Liam Broggy
as Young Nick
Chris Chalk
as Ivan
Wes Studi
as Captain
Thomas Middleditch
as Richard
Dale Dickey
as Male
Billy Wirth
as Travis
Deirdre O'Connell
as Frowzy Woman
Katherine Waterston
as Sarah
Dara Tomanovich
as Beautiful Woman
Victor Pagan
as Beady-Eyed Bill
Rony Clanton
as Skid
Michael Buscemi
as Dennis
William Sadler
as Ray
Bill Sadler
as Ray
John O'Brien
as Airline Pilot
Marilyn Torres
as Little Girl's Mother
Roy Milton Davis
as Homeless Man 2
Jeff Ware
as Jerry
Samira Wiley
as Asha
Stuart Rudin
as Moses
Gabriel Millman
as Housing Counselor
Thomas Hoffman
as Barlow


Paul Weitz
Paul Weitz
Andrew Miano
Michael Costigan
Paul Weitz
Declan Quinn
Linda Cohen
Musical Direction/Supervision
Joan Sobel
Sarah Knowles
Production Designer
Ryan Heck
Art Director
Kerry Kohansky
Executive Producer
Jane Rosenthal
Executive Producer
Caroline Baron
Executive Producer
Aude Bronson-Howard
Costume Designer
Susan Perlman
Set Decorator
Christo Morse
First Assistant Director
Joseph Middleton
Jerry Decarlo
Key Hairstylist
Carla White
Key Make-up
Thomas Conway
Ron Bochar
Re-Recording Mixer
Ron Bochar
Supervising Sound Editor
Drew Jiritano
Special Effects Coordinator
Paul Hsu
Sound Effects Editor
Ronnie Kupferwasser
Location Manager
Caroline Baron
Unit Production Manager
Isabel Henderson
Post Production Supervisor
Ofe Yi
Assistant Editor
Annie Tan
Second Assistant Director
Sara Stern
Assistant Sound Editor