The Dinner

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USA | 2017 | 120 minutes | Oren Moverman

May 5 - 14, 2017

Based on Herman Koch's best selling novel, The Dinner, asks the question, "How far would you go to protect your family?"

A former history teacher (Steve Coogan) and his wife Claire (Laura Linney) meet at a fancy restaurant with his elder brother (Richard Gere), a prominent politician and his wife Katelyn (Rebecca Hall). The plan is to discuss over dinner how to handle a crime committed by their teenage sons. The violent act of the two boys had been filmed by a security camera and shown on TV, but so far they have not been identified. The parents have to decide on what to do.

  • Director: Oren Moverman
  • Principal Cast: Richard Gere, Laura Linney, Steven Coogan, Rebecca Hall, and Chloe Sevigny
  • Country: USA
  • Year: 2017
  • Running Time: 120 minutes
  • Producer: Caldecot Chubb, Lawrence Inglee, Julia Lebedev, and Eddie Vaisman
  • Screenplay: Oren Moverman; Based on the novel by Herman Koch
  • Cinematographers: Bobby Bukowski
  • Editors: Alex Hall
  • Music: Elijah Brueggeman
  • Language: English
  • US Distributor: The Orchard