At Close Range Poster

Release Date: April 18th, 1986

DVD Release Date: February 23rd, 1999

R|1 hr 51 min

Plot Summary
Based on a true story, "At Close Range" follows the lives of the Whitewood family in rural Pennsylvania. Brothers Brad Jr. (Sean Penn) and Tommy (Chris Penn) are the sons of organized crime leader Brad Sr. (Christopher Walken), who draws his sons into his life of crime. After starting their own gang, Brad Jr. and Tommy are arrested in a failed robbery attempt, and are forced to face the truth: that their father will do anything to avoid being arrested for his crimes.

Cast: Sean Penn, Christopher Walken, Mary Stuart Masterson, Chris Penn, Millie Perkins, Eileen Ryan, Tracey Walter, R.D. Call

Director: James Foley

Genres: Crime drama

Production Co: Hemdale Film Corporation [us]

Distributors: Vestron Video, Metro Goldwyn Mayer, Orion Pictures

Keywords: Dark, 1980s, Girlfriend, Father, Revenge, Rivalry, Son, Transformation