Brothers (2009)

There are two sides to every family.

  • Genre: Drama, Thriller, War
  • Release Date: 2009-01-27
  • User Rating: 6.9/10 from 1188 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 44min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Lionsgate
  • Production Country: United States of America
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When his helicopter goes down during his fourth tour of duty in Afghanistan, Marine Sam Cahill is presumed dead. Back home, brother Tommy steps in to look over Sam’s wife, Grace, and two children. Sam’s surprise homecoming triggers domestic mayhem.

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  • Tobey Maguire

    as Sam Cahill
  • Jake Gyllenhaal

    as Tommy Cahill
  • Natalie Portman

    as Grace Cahill
  • Sam Shepard

    as Hank Cahill
  • Mare Winningham

    as Elsie Cahill
  • Bailee Madison

    as Isabelle Cahill
  • Taylor Geare

    as Maggie Cahill
  • Patrick John Flueger

    as Joe Willis
  • Clifton Collins Jr.

    as Maj. Cavazos
  • Carey Mulligan

    as Cassie Willis
  • Omid Abtahi

    as Yusuf
  • Navid Negahban

    as Murad
  • Ethan Suplee

    as Sweeney
  • Arron Shiver

    as A.J.
  • Ray Prewitt

    as Owen
  • Jenny Wade

    as Tina
  • Jason E. Hill

    as Lt. Sanderson
  • James D. Dever

    as Sgt. Major Dever
  • Luce Rains

    as The Nose
  • Enayat Delawary

    as Ahmed
  • Rick La Monda

    as Elvis
  • Kevin Wiggins

    as Navy Chaplain
  • Yousuf Azami

    as Taliban Leader
  • Carrie Fleming

    as Marine Wife
  • Iris Dunbar

    as Burka Woman
Directing Jim Sheridan Director
Writing David Benioff Screenplay
Writing Anders Thomas Jensen Writer
Writing Susanne Bier Writer
Production Michael De Luca Producer
Production Ryan Kavanaugh Producer
Production Sigurjón Sighvatsson Producer
Production Matt Battaglia Producer
Production Mark Fischer Producer
Production Ken Halsband Producer
Production Jon Feltheimer Executive Producer
Production Scott Fischer Executive Producer
Production Jeremiah Samuels Executive Producer
Production Zach Schiff-Abrams Executive Producer
Production Tucker Tooley Executive Producer
Sound Thomas Newman Original Music Composer
Camera Frederick Elmes Director of Photography
Editing Jay Cassidy Editor
Production Avy Kaufman Casting
Costume & Make-Up Durinda Wood Costume Design
Art Tony Fanning Production Design
Art Guy Barnes Art Direction
Art Wendy Ozols-Barnes Set Decoration
Costume & Make-Up Michelle Vittone Makeup Department Head
Art Andrew Gartner Set Designer
Production Georgia Simon Casting
Costume & Make-Up Chris Burrows Costume Supervisor
Costume & Make-Up Bunny Parker Hairstylist
Production Billy Badalato Production Supervisor
Art Amy Marsh Art Department Coordinator
Art Ronald O. Jaynes Construction Coordinator
Art Patricia Klawonn Set Designer
Art Steve Sawhill Leadman
Sound Jerry Ross Supervising Sound Editor
Sound Phil Barrie Sound Effects Editor
Sound Doug Hemphill Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Sound Skip Lievsay Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Sound Phil Barrie Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Sound Catherine Harper Foley
Sound Christopher Moriana Foley
Crew Randy E. Moore Special Effects Coordinator
Visual Effects Jonah Loop Visual Effects Supervisor
Visual Effects David B. Moulder Visual Effects Producer
Crew Scott Sproule Stunt Coordinator
Camera Tommy Lohmann Camera Operator
Camera Ralph Watson Camera Operator
Camera Lorey Sebastian Still Photographer
Camera Douglas S. Holgate Helicopter Camera
Lighting Stephen Mullen Lighting Technician
Costume & Make-Up Maria Bentfield Set Costumer
Costume & Make-Up Liz Lash Set Costumer
Costume & Make-Up Clare Hallworth Costume Design
Costume & Make-Up Nina Hallworth Costume Design
Editing Beth Dewey Digital Intermediate
Editing Lisa Tutunjian Digital Intermediate
Editing Thomas H. Park First Assistant Editor
Editing Geraud Brisson First Assistant Editor
Sound Bill Bernstein Music Editor
Crew Walter McClain Transportation Coordinator
Directing Jan Rudolph Script Supervisor
Crew Wolf Schneider Unit Publicist
Production Hilton Clay Peres Location Manager
Crew Jerie McBride Studio Teachers
Sound Alison Fisher Supervising Dialogue Editor
Sound Pud Cusack Production Sound Mixer
Art Rick Young Property Master
Production Jo Edna Boldin Local Casting