Theatrical release poster
|Directed by||Cameron Crowe|
|Produced by||Cameron Crowe
|Written by||Cameron Crowe|
|Music by||Jónsi & Alex|
|Edited by||Joe Hutshing|
|Distributed by||Columbia Pictures|
Aloha is an upcoming 2015 American romantic comedy film, written, produced and directed by Cameron Crowe. It stars Bradley Cooper, Emma Stone, Rachel McAdams, Bill Murray, Alec Baldwin, John Krasinski, Danny McBride, and Jay Baruchel, and is scheduled to be released on May 29, 2015. Columbia Pictures will handle North American distribution, while 20th Century Fox will handle the international distribution.
The film follows Brian Gilcrest (Bradley Cooper), a defense contractor who falls for Allison Ng (Emma Stone), an Air Force pilot, after he is assigned to oversee the launch of a weapons satellite from Hawaii, thus contributing to the militarisation of space.
- Bradley Cooper as Brian Gilcrest
- Emma Stone as Captain Allison Ng
- Rachel McAdams as Tracy Woodside
- Bill Murray as Carson Welch
- John Krasinski as John "Woody" Woodside
- Danny McBride as Colonel Lacy
- Alec Baldwin as General Dixon
On July 31, 2013, Alec Baldwin joined the cast of the film. There was a casting call for extras on August 29 on Oahu. Cooper went to Hawaii on September 14, twelve days before filming began. On October 7, it was announced that the principal photography was still underway in Hawaii. Emma Stone received ground training on how to fly the Piper PA44-180, Seminole airplane from Rob Moore, Chief Instructor Pilot of Galvin Flight Services Hawaii, who later flew the airplane near Ka'aa'wa valley for the inflight shots. Moore acted as the aviation technical advisor. Cooper was filming in downtown Honolulu on December 18 and 19. On February 2, 2015, Sony Pictures revealed the film's final title to be Aloha.
The musical score for Aloha was composed by Jónsi & Alex, following Jónsi's collaboration with Crowe on his 2011 family comedy-drama We Bought a Zoo. Originally, Mark Mothersbaugh said in May 2014 that he was going to score the film. A soundtrack album is scheduled to be released on May 26, 2015 by Madison Gate Records and Sony Legacy.
Marketing and release
On February 14, 2014, it was announced that the film was scheduled for release on December 25, 2014. On July 21, the release date was changed to May 29, 2015. The film's first trailer was released on February 11, 2015. 
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