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White Boy Rick

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director Icon director: Yann Demange

producer Icon producer: John Lesher, Julie Yorn, Darre

writer Icon writer: Andy Weiss, Logan Miller, Noah Miller, Steve Kloves

cast Icon cast: Matthew McConaughey, Richie Merritt, Bel Powley, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Brian Tyree Henry

release date Icon release date: September 14th, 2018

runtime Icon runtime: 1 hr. 51 min.

Set in 1980s Detroit at the height of the crack epidemic and the War on Drugs, WHITE BOY RICK is based on the moving true story of a blue-collar father and his teenage son, Rick Wershe, who became an undercover police informant and later a drug dealer, before he was abandoned by his handlers and sentenced to life in prison.