Angels in Stardust
Angels in Stardust is an American coming-of-age comedy-drama film written and directed by William Robert Carey and starring Alicia Silverstone, Billy Burke, Michael Spears, and AJ Michalka. The film is Carey's directorial debut, and is based on the novel Jesus in Cowboy Boots, which Carey also wrote. It was released in theaters and on video on demand on February 21, 2014.
|Angels in Stardust|
Theatrical release poster
|Directed by||William Robert Carey|
|Produced by||Scott Dolezal|
|Screenplay by||William Robert Carey|
|Based on||Jesus in Cowboy Boots|
by William Robert Carey
|Music by||John Hunter|
|Edited by||Rick Spalla|
Inception Film Partners
|Distributed by||High-Motor Productions|
The film centers around a small-town girl (Michalka) living in a Texas community built on an abandoned drive-in movie lot, who turns to an imaginary friend, The Cowboy (Burke), for solace from her self-absorbed mother (Silverstone) and the dangerous world around her. She and her little brother strike up a friendship with local Native American bachelor Tenkill (Spears), who shares stories with them that shed new light on both their past and their present.
- Alicia Silverstone as Tammy
- Billy Burke as The Cowboy
- AJ Michalka as Vallie Sue
- Amelia Rose Blaire as Loretta
- Michael Spears as Tenkill
- Jeannetta Arnette as Jacqueline Windsor
- Chandler Massey as Angelo
- Sierra Fisk as Principal
- Dennis Cockrum as Mr. Sunday
- Darin Heams as Old Ray
- Tyler Riggs as Mickey
- Adam Taylor as Pleasant
- Kelly Ramel as Francine
- McNary, Dave (July 9, 2012). "Alicia Silverstone, Billy Burke wear Boots". Variety. Retrieved August 23, 2012.
- "Jesus In Cowboy Boots Paperback by William Robert Carey". Amazon.com. Retrieved February 6, 2014.
- Eisenberg, Eric (July 10, 2012). "Alicia Silverstone and Billy Burke Join Jesus In Cowboy Boots". CinemaBlend.com. Retrieved August 23, 2012.