The Vicious Kind

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  • Genre(s): Drama Comedy
  • Release year: 2009
  • Running time: 92 min
The Vicious Kind is a 2009 drama film directed and written by Lee Toland Krieger. The screenplay was originally set in a small town in Rhode Island, but the film was shot in Norfolk, CT, which also became the character's hometown. read more
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The Vicious Kind is a 2009 drama film directed and written by Lee Toland Krieger. The screenplay was originally set in a small town in Rhode Island, but the film was shot in Norfolk, CT, which also became the character's hometown. The film stars Adam Scott, Brittany Snow, Alex Frost and J.K. Simmons. The film premiered at the 2009 Sundance Film Festival, and opened in Los Angeles on December 11, 2009 at the Laemlle Sunset 5. "The Vicious Kind" was nominated for two 2010 Independent Spirit Awards, Scott for Best Male Lead, and Krieger for Best Screenplay. In 2009, "The Vicious Kind" won several awards at film festivals around the world including Adam Scott for Best Actor at the Strasbourg International Film Festival, Scott for Best Performance at the Sidewalk Moving Picture Festival, Lee Toland Krieger for Emerging Filmmaker at the Denver Film Festival, and Best Feature at the New Orleans Film Festival.

Original Release

01/17/2009

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Cast

J.K. Simmons Donald Sinclaire
Alex Frost Peter Sinclaire
Adam Scott Caleb Sinclaire
Brittany Snow Emma Gainsborough
Vittorio Brahm J.T.
Bill Buell Rocky
Alysia Reiner Samantha
Kate Krieger Molly
Anne Gill Waitress
Emily Jo Girl in Bar (as Emily Oehler)
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Lee Toland Krieger

Writers

Lee Toland Krieger

Cast

J.K. Simmons Donald Sinclaire
Alex Frost Peter Sinclaire
Adam Scott Caleb Sinclaire
Brittany Snow Emma Gainsborough
Vittorio Brahm J.T.
Bill Buell Rocky
Alysia Reiner Samantha
Kate Krieger Molly
Anne Gill Waitress
Emily Jo Girl in Bar (as Emily Oehler)
Jim Ford Frat Boy #1
Kevin Rogers Frat Guy #2
Rebecca Nickeas Bartender (as Rebecca Bond Nickeas)
Jordan Reid Hannah (as Jordan Reid Berkow)

Producers

Christopher Finefrock Executive Producer
Jeff Gross Executive Producer
Ryan Horton Executive Producer
Neil Labute Executive Producer
Andy Rudenstein Executive Producer
Shahrzad Davani Producer
Dallas Dickinson Producer
Tim Harms Producer
Lee Toland Krieger Producer
Lindsay Lanzillotta Producer
Mamta Trivedi Producer

Editors

Gino Roy

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