"The Other Side of the Wind" is an American-French experimental film directed by Orson Welles.
The starring cast includes John Huston, Oja Kodar, Peter Bogdanovich, Susan Strasberg, Norman Foster, Lilli Palmer, Edmond O'Brien, Mercedes McCambridge, Cameron Mitchell, Paul Stewart and others.
Here are "The Other Side of the Wind" movie trailer, plot summary, full cast and characters, release date and everything we know so far.
Is there a trailer for The Other Side of the Wind movie?
Netflix on Wednesday, August 29, 2018 released the trailer for "The Other Side of the Wind" you can watch here:
The Other Side of the Wind | Official Trailer | Netflix.
What is The Other Side of the Wind movie plot?
Here is a short review of "The Other Side of the Wind" movie plot summary.
The film opens by describing the final day of Jake Hannaford (John Huston), an aging Hollywood director who was killed in a car crash on his 70th birthday, with narration from an elderly Brooks Otterlake (Peter Bogdanovich), who had been a protégé of Hannaford's. Just before his death, Hannaford was trying to revive his waning career by making a flashy film, laden with gratuitous sex scenes and violence, with mixed results. At the time of Hannaford's party, this film (titled The Other Side of the Wind) has been left unfinished after its star stormed off the set, for reasons not immediately apparent to the audience.
A screening of some incomprehensible parts of Hannaford's unfinished experimental film takes place, in order to attract "end money" from studio boss Max David (Geoffrey Land). Hannaford himself is absent, and a loyal member of his entourage, the former child star Billy Boyle (Norman Foster), makes an inept attempt to describe what the film is about. Intercut during this, we see various groups setting out for Hannaford's seventieth birthday party at an Arizona ranch. Hannaford arrives with a young Brooks Otterlake, a commercially successful director with a talent for mimicking celebrities, who credits much of his success to his close study of Hannaford.
Many journalists attending the party brandish cameras, and shoot out invasive questions, eventually querying Hannaford's sexuality and whether he has long been a closeted homosexual, in spite of his macho public persona. Hannaford has a history of seducing the wife or girlfriend of each of his leading men, but maintains a strong attraction to the leading men themselves.
Who plays who in the The Other Side of the Wind movie?
Here is the full cast and characters of "The Other Side of the Wind" movie. Actors and actresses are sorted mostly in credits order.
John Huston as J.J. "Jake" Hannaford modelled on Ernest Hemingway
Oja Kodar as The Actress or The Red Red Indian, nicknamed Pocahontas by Hannaford
Peter Bogdanovich as Brooks Otterlake a protégé of Hannaford's
Susan Strasberg as Juliette Rich a savage film critic
Norman Foster as Billy Boyle an aging former child actor from Hannaford's early films, and a member of his entourage, portrayed as a stooge
Lilli Palmer as Zarah Valeska an enigmatic, retired leading lady from the 1930s
Edmond O'Brien as Pat Mullins an aging actor with far right political leanings
Mercedes McCambridge as Maggie Noonan Hannaford's devoted editor
Cameron Mitchell as Matt "Zimmie" Zimmer a Texas-born make-up artist of Jewish heritage and one of Hannaford's artistic collaborators
Paul Stewart as Matt Costello Hannaford's personal assistant and another member of the "Hannaford Mafia"
Gregory Sierra as Jack Simon a macho screenwriter with parallels to John Milius
Tonio Selwart as The Baron a parody of Welles' former business partner John Houseman (or his friend producer Alessando Tasca di Cutò), whom he had acrimoniously separated from in the 1940s, and
Dan Tobin as Dr. Bradley Pease Burroughs Professor of English Literature at Clivedale Academy, a boys' boarding school in Franahan, Ohio, which had been implicated in a pederasty scandal involving another teacher
Joseph McBride as Mr. Pister an amalgamation of various cinephiles and socially awkward film critics whom Welles had met over the years
Dennis Hopper as Dennis Hopper
Robert Random as John Dale (as Bob Random)
John Carroll as Lou Martin an actor
Stafford Repp as Al Denny an actor
Geoffrey Land as Max David a young studio boss and former child actor, spoofing Robert Evans
Pat McMahon as Marvin P. Fassbender a bumptious film journalist
Cathy Lucas as Mavis Henscher a spoof of Bogdanovich's then-girlfriend, actress Cybill Shepherd (
Peter Jason as Grover
Henry Jaglom as Henry Jaglom
Robert Aiken as the driver in Hannaford's film-within-a-film
Paul Mazursky as Paul Mazursky
Gene Clark as the projectionist at Hannaford's party
Curtis Harrington as Curtis Harrington
Larry Jackson as Roger an avant-garde young filmmaker
Claude Chabrol as Claude Chabrol
Stéphane Audran as Stéphane Audran
George Jessel as George Jessel
Cassie Yates as Martine an avant-garde young filmmaker
Benny Rubin as Abe Vogel based on veteran Hollywood agent Abe Lastfogel
Angelo Rossitto as Angelo
Richard Wilson as Dick
Rich Little as Party Guest
Cameron Crowe as Party Guest
Alan Grossman as Charles Higgam (as Howard Grossman)
Gary Graver as Documentary Filmmaker
Frank Marshall as Documentary Filmmaker
Michael Ferris as Documentary Filmmaker
Eric Sherman as Documentary Filmmaker
Felipe Herba as Documentary Filmmaker
Paul Hunt as Documentary Filmmaker
Bill Weaver as Documentary Filmmaker
Mark Turnbull as Documentary Filmmaker
Lillah Michaeltorena as Julie Rich's Assistant
Teresa Nersesyan as Ice Cube Girl
William Katt as Man in Bathroom Stall
Richard Waltzer as Cineaste
Louis Race as Cineaste
Ron Charles as Cineaste
Kevin Cloud Brechner as Cineaste
Glenn Jacobson as Beard Man
Todd McCarthy as Party Guest
Markene Kruse Smith as Party Guest
June A. Flora as Party Guest
Anna Thea Bogdanovich as Party Guest
Frank Fiore as Party Guest (as Frank F. Fiore)
Sally Bernstein as Party Guest
Leslie Moonves as Party Guest (as Les Moonves)
Jack Boyce as Party Guest
Avril Thorne as Party Guest
Allen G. Norman as Party Guest
Shaun Moeller as Party Guest
Manfred Moeller as Party Guest
William Essary as Party Guest
Kathy Harris as Party Guest
Wayne Voss as Party Guest
Jean Jandel Pruett as Party Guest (as Jean J. Pruett)
David F. Pruett as Party Guest
Clive Miller as Party Guest
Ted Culver as Party Guest
Lawrence Lasker as Party Guest
When is The Other Side of the Wind movie release date?
"The Other Side of the Wind" movie release date was scheduled to be on August 31, 2018 (Venice) and on November 2, 2018 (United States) distributing by Netflix.
What are The Other Side of the Wind filming details?
The duration of the film is 122 minutes. The film's budget is $2 million (1970 USD), $6 million completion funds (2018 USD).
"The Other Side of the Wind" movie is rated "R", according to the MPAA film rating system.
What are critics and audiences saying about The Other Side of the Wind movie?
"The Other Side of the Wind" movie got high rating from critics. IMDB rating is 6.8/10. Rotten Tomatoes rating is 84/100. The audience also kinda likes the film.
More information and reviews on "The Other Side of the Wind" movie you can get on the following websites.
Netflix's video on demand streaming service allows subscribers to stream television series and films.
You can watch The Other Side of the Wind online streaming on Netflix:
IMDb is an online database of information related to films, television programs, home videos, video games, and streaming content online - including cast, production crew and personal biographies, plot summaries, trivia, ratings, and fan and critical reviews.
The Other Side of the Wind on IMDB is available at:
Wikipedia is a multilingual open-collaborative online encyclopedia created and maintained by a community of volunteer editors.
The Other Side of the Wind on Wikipedia is available at: