Lean on Pete

Lean on Pete (2018)

You can’t get anywhere on your own

  • Genre: Drama, Adventure
  • Release Date: 2018-04-06
  • User Rating: 6.9/10 from 150 ratings
  • Runtime: 2h 1min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: The Bureau
  • Production Country: United Kingdom
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Charley Thompson, a teenager living with his single father, gets a summer job working for horse trainer Del Montgomery. Bonding with an aging racehorse named Lean on Pete, Charley is horrified to learn he is bound for slaughter, and so he steals the horse, and the duo embark on an odyssey across the new American frontier.

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  • Charlie Plummer

    as Charley Thompson
  • Travis Fimmel

    as Ray Thompson
  • Steve Buscemi

    as Del Montgomery
  • Chloë Sevigny

    as Bonnie
  • Amy Seimetz

    as Lynn
  • Steve Zahn

    as Silver
  • Frank Gallegos

    as Santiago
  • Lewis Pullman

    as Dallas
  • Justin Rain

    as Mike
  • Bob Olin

    as Mr. Kendall
  • Julia Prud'homme

    as Ruby
  • Alison Elliott

    as Aunt Margy
  • Jason Beem

    as Track Announcer
  • Tolo Tuitele

    as Lynn's Husband
  • Ayanna Berkshire

    as Cop #1
  • Connor Brenes

    as Cop #2
  • Kurt Conroyd

    as Nurse
  • Dennis Fitzpatrick

    as Old Timer
  • Rusty Tennant

    as Portland Downs Security Guard
  • Jason Rouse

    as Mitch
  • Teyah Hartley

    as Laurie
  • Dana Millican

    as Driver
  • Heath Lourwood

    as Desert Officer
  • Rachael Perrell Fosket

    as Martha
  • Joseph Bertót

    as Warehouse Manager
  • Francisco Diego Garcia

    as Bob
  • Paul Avallone

    as Cowboy at Party (uncredited)
  • Mike Brakefield

    as Racetrack Bettor (uncredited)
  • Raul Espericueta

    as Race Spectator (uncredited)
  • Evan Franulovich

    as Desert Officer 2 (uncredited)
  • Chris Ihlenfeldt

    as Race Spectator (uncredited)
  • P.E. Ingraham

    as Race Spectator (uncredited)
  • Craig Kennedy

    as Horse Trainer (uncredited)
  • Andrew James Kushner

    as Police Officer (uncredited)
  • John R. Lewis

    as Racetrack Spectator (uncredited)
  • Dawnya Michaelson

    as Horse Groom (uncredited)
  • Suzanne Stoker

    as Racetrack Gambler (uncredited)
  • Kyle Stoltz

    as Race Track Patron (uncredited)
Directing Andrew Haigh Director
Production Tristan Goligher Producer
Editing Jonathan Alberts Editor
Art Ryan Warren Smith Production Design
Production Carmen Cuba Casting
Costume & Make-Up Julie Carnahan Costume Design
Writing Willy Vlautin Novel
Sound James Edward Baker Original Music Composer
Writing Andrew Haigh Screenplay
Production Daniel Battsek Executive Producer
Production Darren M. Demetre Executive Producer
Production Lizzie Francke Executive Producer
Production Vincent Gadelle Executive Producer
Production David Kosse Executive Producer
Production Sam Lavender Executive Producer
Production Ben Roberts Executive Producer
Camera Magnus Nordenhof Jønck Director of Photography
Art Jonny Fenix Art Direction
Art Jenelle Giordano Set Decoration
Costume & Make-Up Christina Kortum Makeup Department Head
Costume & Make-Up Dusti Leon Key Hair Stylist
Costume & Make-Up Eva Lohse Key Makeup Artist
Costume & Make-Up Autumn Sanders Hair Department Head
Costume & Make-Up Crystal Shade Key Makeup Artist
Sound Per Boström Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Sound Christian Dolan Production Sound Mixer
Sound Joakim Sundström Supervising Sound Editor
Visual Effects Miguel Algora Visual Effects
Visual Effects Nicholas Bennet Visual Effects
Visual Effects Sally Goldberg Visual Effects
Visual Effects Jonathan Rawlinson Senior Visual Effects Supervisor
Visual Effects Ben McIlveen Visual Effects