Sony Pictures Classics | Release Date: July 3, 2008
Summary: The Wackness centers on a troubled high school student named Luke Shapiro--a teenage pot dealer who forms a friendship with Dr. Jeffrey Squires, a psychiatrist and kindred lost soul. When the doctor proposes that Luke trade him weed for therapy sessions, the two begin to explore both New York City and their own depression. (Sony Picture Classics)
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Runtime: 99 min
Rating: Rated R for pervasive drug use, language and some sexuality.
Production: Occupant Films
Genres: Drama, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Language: English
Home Release Date: Jan 6, 2009
Director Credit
Jonathan Levine Director
Writer Credit
Jonathan Levine Written By
Principal Cast Credit
Ben Kingsley Dr. Jeffrey Squires
Josh Peck Luke Shapiro
Olivia Thirlby Stephanie
Cast Credit
Aaron Yoo Justin
Alexander Flores Kid In Bar
Bob Dishy Grandpa Shapiro
David Wohl Mr. Shapiro
Famke Janssen Kristin Squires
Jane Adams Eleanor
Joanna Merlin Grandma Shapiro
Mary-Kate Olsen Union
Method Man Percy
Roy Milton Davis Homeless Man
Shannon Briggs Bodyguard #1
Talia Balsam Mrs. Shapiro
Producer Credit
Brian Udovich Co-Producer
Felipe Marino Producer
Jared Goldman Line Producer
Joe Neurauter Producer
Keith Calder Producer