“It was very obvious that George, he really got the spirit of the book.”
THE BOYS IN THE BOAT book author Daniel James Brown commenting on on George Clooney directing Amazon MGM Studios A Smokehouse / Spyglass Media Group Production of THE BOYS IN THE BOAT.
Based on Brown’s #1 New York Times bestselling non-fiction book, THE BOYS IN THE BOAT releases to theaters on Christmas Day. This inspiring film was directed by George Clooney, the screenplay was written by Mark L. Smith, and stars Joel Edgerton and Callum Turner.
About THE BOYS IN THE BOAT
THE BOYS IN THE BOAT is a sports drama based on the #1 New York Times bestselling non-fiction novel written by Daniel James Brown. The film, directed by George Clooney, is about the 1936 University of Washington rowing team that competed for gold at the Summer Olympics in Berlin. This inspirational true story follows a group of underdogs at the height of the Great Depression as they are thrust into the spotlight and take on elite rivals from around the world.
THE BOYS IN THE BOAT is rated PG-13 for language and smoking.