The Road to Wellville

The Road to Wellville (1994)

A comedy of the heart and other organs.

  • Genre: Comedy, Romance
  • Release Date: 1994-10-28
  • User Rating: 5.6/10 from 74 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 58min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Beacon Pictures
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Director:
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An unhappy young couple visit the infamous Kellogg spa in Battle Creek, Michigan while a young hustler tries get into the breakfast-cereal business and compete against John Kellogg's corn flakes.

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  • Anthony Hopkins

    as Dr. John Harvey Kellogg
  • Bridget Fonda

    as Eleanor Lightbody
  • Matthew Broderick

    as William Lightbody
  • John Cusack

    as Charles Ossining
  • Dana Carvey

    as George Kellogg
  • Colm Meaney

    as Dr. Lionel Badger
  • Lara Flynn Boyle

    as Ida Muntz
  • John Neville

    as Endymion Hart-Jones
  • Traci Lind

    as Nurse Irene Graves
  • Camryn Manheim

    as Virginia Cranehill
  • Gabriel Barre

    as Desk Clerk
  • Michael Lerner

    as Goodloe Bender
  • Roy Brocksmith

    as Poultney Dab
  • Norbert Weisser

    as Dr. Spitzvogel
  • Monica Parker

    as Mrs. Tindermarsh
  • Jacob Reynolds

    as Young George Kellogg
  • Michael Goodwin

    as Dr. Frank Linniman
  • Marshall Efron

    as Bartholomew Bookbinder
  • Aleksandr Slanksnis

    as Mr. Unpronounceable
  • Carole Shelley

    as Mrs. Hookstratten
  • Ann Tucker

    as Hannah
  • Jemila Ericson

    as Mrs. Kellogg
  • Marianne Muellerleile

    as Nurse Bloethal
  • Jean Wenderlich

    as Ralph
  • Mark Jeffrey Miller

    as Woodbine
  • Joanne Pankow

    as Laughing Lady
  • Rich Valliere

    as Reporter #1
  • John Henry Scott

    as Bath Attendant
  • Richard K. Olsen

    as Fox Fur Man
  • Beth Bostic

    as Miss Jarvis
Art Brian Morris Production Design
Production Tom Rosenberg Executive Producer
Production Juliet Taylor Casting
Production Howard Feuer Casting
Production Robert F. Colesberry Producer
Sound Rachel Portman Original Music Composer
Costume & Make-Up Penny Rose Costume Design
Camera Peter Biziou Director of Photography
Editing Gerry Hambling Editor
Writing Alan Parker Screenplay
Directing Alan Parker Director
Production Alan Parker Producer
Production Marc Abraham Executive Producer
Art Claudette Didul Set Decoration
Costume & Make-Up Peter Frampton Makeup Supervisor
Production Armyan Bernstein Producer
Writing T. Coraghessan Boyle Novel
Art John Willett Art Direction
Art E.W. Bradford Construction Coordinator
Art Jerry G. Henery Construction Foreman
Crew Alan E. Lorimer Special Effects Coordinator
Production Lisa Moran Associate Producer
Art Mark Fabert Construction Foreman
Crew Dennis W. Milliken Transportation Coordinator