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  • Midnight Special (2016)


    PG-13 | 1h 52min | Thriller, Drama, Sci-Fi, Action, Mystery, Adventure

    Published Sat., January 06, 2018

  • Midnight Special (2016) Release Dates

  • In Theaters: March 04, 2016
  • DVD: May 01, 2016
  • VOD: March 04, 2016

Midnight Special (2016) Plot & Synopsis


Starring Elton LeBlanc, David Jensen, Cynthia LeBlanc, Jesse Yarborough, John L. Armijo

Directed by Jeff Nichols

Jeff NicholsMidnight Special (2015) is a new sci-fi drama movie. The film is about a child who possesses super powers and a father who takes his son on the run to protect him. Adam Driver, Kirsten Dunst, and Joel Edgerton star in Midnight Special.


Synopsis: Alton Meyer is a boy unlike any other in the world with bizarrely powerful abilities and strange weaknesses. In the middle of the night, his father, Roy, spirits him away from the isolated cult that practically worships him and is determined to regain him at all costs. At the same time, Alton's abilities have been noticed by the US government as well and they are equally insistent on getting to the bottom of this mystery with Paul Sevier of the National Security Agency leading the Federal pursuit with his own questions. These rival hunts force father and son into a desperate run towards a looming date with destiny that could change everything.

Tagline: He's not like us.

Storyline: A father and son go on the run, pursued by the government and a cult drawn to the child's special powers.

  • Midnight Special (2016) Movie Details

  • Directors: Jeff Nichols
  • Cast: Elton LeBlanc, David Jensen, Cynthia LeBlanc, Jesse Yarborough, John L. Armijo, Patrick Kearns, Billy Slaughter, Kerry Sims, Jon Arthur, Jacquelyn Twodat Jackson, Wayne Pére, Wayne Pére, Joseph Uzzell, Dane Rhodes, Jay Oliver, Michael Shannon, Justin Lebrun, Joel Edgerton, Kerry Cahill, James Moses Black, Alexander Eldimiati, Eric Berris, Duane Moseley, M. Jearl Vinot, William Schaff, Kirsten Dunst, Claire McReynolds, Neil Durr, Robert Deon, Maureen Brennan
  • Genres: Thriller, Drama, Sci-Fi, Action, Mystery, Adventure
  • Producers: Glen Basner, Rian Cahill, Hans Graffunder, Sarah Green, Eric Heffron, Brian Kavanaugh-Jones, Christos V. Konstantakopoulos, Kristin Mann, Steven Mnuchin, Darius Shahmir
  • Musicians: David Wingo
  • Cinematographers: Adam Stone
  • Editors: Julie Monroe
  • Our Score: 8/10 by Florita A.
  • Average Rating: 7.68/10 of 65,817 Votes!
  • Runtime: 112 min / 1h 52min
  • Year: 2016
  • MPAA Rating: PG-13
  • Oscars: 0
  • Awards: 3
  • Nominations: 14
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