Critics Consensus: The Identical Won't Leave You All Shook Up
rottentomatoes.com This week at the movies, we've got just one wide release: The Identical, starring Blake Rayne, Ashley Judd, and Ray Liotta in the fictional story of an Elvis-esque rocker and his twin brother. What do the critics have to say?
Created by theothersenhman 5 years 10 weeks ago
Made popular 5 years 10 weeks ago
Share

The Identical Synopsis and Credits

THE IDENTICAL tells the compelling story of twin brothers unknowingly separated at birth during the Great Depression. DREXEL HEMSLEY becomes an iconic 50′s rock ‘n’ roll star, while RYAN WADE (Blake Rayne) struggles to balance his love for music and pleasing his father. The Reverend Wade (Ray Liotta) and his wife (Ashley Judd) are sure their adopted son has been gifted and called by God to be a preacher. But Ryan challenges his parent’s vision for his life, and unflinchingly chooses to launch his own music career with his best friend (Seth Green). Encouraged by his wife (Erin Cottrell) and employer (Joe Pantoliano), Ryan embarks on an unpredictable, provocative path – performing the legendary music of Drexel Hemsley in sold out venues all across the country. As the brothers destinies tragically collide, Ryan discovers that Drexel is his identical twin which leads him to question everything he’s ever believed about God, family and his own identity. THE IDENTICAL is a City of Peace Films production featuring the talents of three generations of the Marcellino family from Nashville, TN. Dustin Marcellino is the first time director, Jerry Marcellino co-wrote the 20 plus original songs with his son Yochanan, who is the founder of City of Peace Films. Yochanan and Don Noes are the two men who propelled the movie to the big screen by raising the production funding and the film’s marketing budget. The movie will be distributed by Freestyle Releasing and will be opening nationwide on September 5th.

"The Identical" stars Ashley Judd, Blake Ryane, Brian Geraghty, Erin Cottrell, Joe Pantoliano, Ray Liotta, and Seth Green.

Directed by Dustin Marcellino.
Written by Howie Klausner.
Produced by Mark G. Mathis, Matthew Dean Russell, and Yochanan Marcellino.
Production company/distributor: Freestyle Releasing.

Release Date: September 05, 2014

Comments