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The Last Movie Star

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The Last Movie Star (formerly Dog Years) is a 2017 American drama film written and directed by Adam Rifkin. The film stars Burt Reynolds, Ariel Winter, Clark Duke, Ellar Coltrane, Nikki Blonsky and Chevy Chase.

The Last Movie Star
Directed by Adam Rifkin
Produced by
  • Brian Cavallaro
  • Neil Mandt
  • Adam Rifkin
  • Gordon Whitener
Written by Adam Rifkin
Music by Austin Wintory
Cinematography Scott Winig
Edited by Dan Flesher
  • Broken Twig Productions
  • The Whitener Company
Distributed by A24
Release date
Running time
103 minutes[1]
Country United States
Language English



An aging movie star is forced to face the fact that his glory days are behind him.



Principal photography began on May 9, 2016.[2] Most of the film was shot in Knoxville, Tennessee.[3]


The film premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival on April 22, 2017.[1][4] On June 14, 2017, A24 and DirecTV Cinema acquired distribution rights to the film.[5]


  1. ^ a b Uhlich, Keith (2017-04-22). "'Dog Years' Review". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 2017-06-02. 
  2. ^ "On the Set for 5/13/16: Paul Rudd Starts Rolling on 'An Ideal Home', Gal Gadot Wraps Shooting on 'Wonder Woman'". SSN Insider. May 13, 2016. Retrieved June 2, 2017. 
  3. ^ Jones, Maggie (March 2, 2017). "Knoxville-shot movie 'Dog Years' to debut at Tribeca Film Festival". USA Today. Retrieved June 12, 2017. 
  4. ^ Ehrlich, David (2017-04-26). "Dog Years Review: Burt Reynolds Stars In a Strange Tribute to Himself". IndieWire. Retrieved 2017-06-02. 
  5. ^ Fleming, Jr., Mike (June 14, 2017). "A24, DirecTV Acquire Burt Reynolds Tribeca Pic 'Dog Years'". Retrieved June 19, 2017. 

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