Idlewild (2006)

  • Genre: Crime, Drama, Music
  • Release Date: 2006-08-25
  • User Rating: 5.6/10 from 28 ratings
  • Runtime: 2h 1min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: HBO Films
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Director:
star 5.6/10
From 28 Ratings


A musical set in the Prohibition-era American South, where a speakeasy performer and club manager Rooster must contend with gangsters who have their eyes on the club while his piano player and partner Percival must choose between his love, Angel or his obligations to his father.

Idlewild Trailer

Idlewild Photos

  • André Benjamin

    as Percival
  • Paula Patton

    as Angel
  • Terrence Howard

    as Trumpy
  • Faizon Love

    as Ace
  • Malinda Williams

    as Zora
  • Cicely Tyson

    as Mother Hopkins
  • Macy Gray

    as Taffy
  • Ben Vereen

    as Percy Senior
  • Paula Jai Parker

    as Rose
  • Bobb'e J. Thompson

    as Young Rooster
  • Patti LaBelle

    as The Real Angel Davenport
  • Ving Rhames

    as Spats
  • Jackie Long

    as Monk
  • Oscar Dillon

    as Bobo
  • Jalil Jay Lynch

    as Cliff
  • Esau McGraw

    as Sonny
  • Bruce Bruce

    as Nathan
  • Bre'Wan Waddell

    as Young Percival
  • Carol Mitchell-leon

    as Auntie Belle
  • China Anderson

    as Rooster's Daughter
  • Isis Faust

    as Rooster's Daughter
  • Kyra Freeman

    as Rooster's Daughter
  • Kabrina Truesdale

    as Rooster's Daughter
  • Rodney Johnson

    as Fatts
  • Big Boi

    as Rooster
Production Suzanne Smith Casting
Production Charles Roven Producer
Sound John Debney Music
Editing Anne Goursaud Editor
Production Billy Hopkins Casting
Production Robin O'Hara Executive Producer
Production Scott Macaulay Executive Producer
Production Kerry Barden Casting
Art Marthe Pineau Set Decoration
Art Charles William Breen Production Design
Camera Pascal Rabaud Director of Photography
Production André Benjamin Producer
Production William Green Executive Producer
Sound Kevin Kaska Orchestrator
Directing Bryan Barber Director
Writing Bryan Barber Screenplay
Production Bryan Barber Producer
Production Erika Conner Producer
Production Robert Guralnick Producer
Production Kimberly Rach Line Producer
Production Blue Williams Producer
Art Gary Diamond Art Direction
Costume & Make-Up Shawn Barton Costume Design
Costume & Make-Up B.J. Rogers Costume Supervisor
Directing Jennifer Opresnick Script Supervisor
Costume & Make-Up Karen Keyes Set Costumer
Costume & Make-Up Yvonne Battistelli Set Costumer
Costume & Make-Up Anthony Franco Assistant Costume Designer
Costume & Make-Up Charles Gregory Ross Hair Department Head
Costume & Make-Up George Robert Fuller Hairstylist
Costume & Make-Up Yvette Shelton Hairstylist
Costume & Make-Up Rea Ann Silva Makeup Artist
Costume & Make-Up Rebecca Schwedner Makeup Artist
Costume & Make-Up Derrick Rutledge Makeup Artist
Costume & Make-Up Wynona Price Makeup Artist
Costume & Make-Up Veronica Lorenz Makeup Artist
Costume & Make-Up Shutchai Tym Buacharern Makeup Artist
Directing Timothy Feimster Second Assistant Director