All Nighter (film)

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All Nighter
All Nighter poster.jpeg
Theatrical release poster
Directed byGavin Wiesen
Produced by
  • Josh Crook
  • P. Jennifer Dana
  • Adi Ezroni
  • Mandy Tagger
Written bySeth W. Owen
Music byAlec Puro
CinematographySeamus Tierney
Edited byTerel Gibson
  • Spring Pictures
  • Wing and a Prayer Pictures
  • Abbolita Films
  • Heretic Films
Distributed byGood Deed Entertainment
Release date
  • March 17, 2017 (2017-03-17) (United States)
Running time
86 minutes[1]
CountryUnited States
Box office$96,162[2][3]

All Nighter is a 2017 American comedy film directed by Gavin Wiesen and written by Seth W. Owen. The film stars J. K. Simmons, Emile Hirsch, and Kristen Schaal. Principal photography began on July 6, 2015 on locations in Los Angeles, California.[4]

The film was released in a limited release on March 17, 2017, before being released through video on demand on March 24, 2017, by Good Deed Entertainment.


When a globe-trotting, workaholic father (Simmons) trying to visit his daughter on a last minute layover in Los Angeles discovers that she's disappeared, he forces her awkward, nervous ex-boyfriend (Hirsch), still nursing a broken heart, to help him find her over the course of one increasingly crazy night.



On April 30, 2015, it was announced that Gavin Wiesen would next direct a buddy comedy The Runaround based on the script by Seth W. Owen, which would star J. K. Simmons as a workaholic father and Emile Hirsch as his daughter's ex-boyfriend.[5][8][9][10] Producers of the film would be Mandy Tagger and Adi Ezroni through Spring Pictures, Ron Perlman and Josh Crook through Wing and a Prayer Pictures, along with P. Jennifer Dana.[5] On July 24, 2015, Kristen Schaal joined the cast.[6] On August 6, 2015, more cast members were announced, including Jon Daly, Taran Killam, Hunter Parrish, Analeigh Tipton, Bojesse Christopher, and Shannon Woodward.[7]


Principal photography on the film began on July 6, 2015 in Los Angeles.[5][11]


In November 2016, Good Deed Entertainment acquired U.S distribution rights to the film.[12] The film was limited release on March 17, 2017, before being released through video on demand on March 24, 2017.[13]


The film received negative reviews. On Rotten Tomatoes, the film has an approval rating of 14% based on 14 reviews, with an average rating of 4.20/10.[14]


  1. ^ "All Nighter". Apple Trailers. Retrieved January 5, 2017.
  2. ^ "All Nighter". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved 1 September 2017.
  3. ^ "All Nighter". The Numbers. Retrieved 1 September 2017.
  4. ^ staff (July 6, 2015). "J.K. Simmons Starts Shooting The Runaround". Archived from the original on 2015-11-13. Retrieved July 22, 2015.
  5. ^ a b c d e Ford, Rebecca; McClintock, Pamela (April 30, 2015). "Cannes: J.K. Simmons, Emile Hirsch to Star in 'The Runaround' (Exclusive)". Retrieved August 7, 2015.
  6. ^ a b Kit, Borys (July 24, 2015). "Kristen Schaal Joining J.K. Simmons in Indie Comedy 'The Runaround' (Exclusive)". Retrieved August 7, 2015.
  7. ^ a b c d e f Ford, Rebecca (August 6, 2015). "Jon Daly, Taran Killam, Analeigh Tipton Join Emile Hirsch in 'The Runaround' (Exclusive)". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved August 7, 2015.
  8. ^ Lesnick, Silas (August 6, 2015). "The Runaround Cast Adds Five More Stars". Coming Soon. Retrieved August 22, 2015.
  9. ^ Hughes, William (May 1, 2015). "J.K. Simmons' reign of yelling continues with Emile Hirsch and The Runaround". The A.V. Club. Retrieved July 22, 2015.
  10. ^ Ford, Rebecca; McClintock, Pamela (April 30, 2015). "'The Art of Getting By' helmer Gavin Wiesen will direct from a script by Seth W. Owen". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved July 22, 2015.
  11. ^ "On the Set for 7/6/15: J.k. Simmons Starts Shooting the Runaround, Sam Raimi Produced Thriller Rolls Cameras". July 6, 2015. Archived from the original on 2015-11-13. Retrieved August 7, 2015.
  12. ^ Busch, Anita (November 15, 2016). "Good Deed Entertainment Acquires J.K. Simmons, Emile Hirsch Film For 2017". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved November 15, 2016.
  13. ^ Murthi, Vikram (January 3, 2017). "'All Nighter' Exclusive Poster: J.K. Simmons and Emile Hirsch Form Uneasy Friendship Over Mysterious Disappearance". Retrieved January 3, 2017.
  14. ^ "All Nighter". Rotten Tomatoes. Fandango Media. Retrieved 1 January 2021.

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