Love Is All You Need? (2016 film)
|Love Is All You Need?|
|Directed by||K. Rocco Shields|
|Edited by||Peggy Eghbalian|
Love Is All You Need? is a 2016 American drama film. It stars Emily Osment, Briana Evigan, Tyler Blackburn, Blake Cooper Griffin, and Jeremy Sisto. Kim Rocco Shields is adapting the film from a screenplay that she co-wrote with David Tillman. On January 27, 2016, the first trailer for the movie was released. Lexi DiBennedetto, star of the 2011 short the film is based on, reprises her role of Ashley. The film was released on iTunes on November 24, 2016.
When a female quarterback Jude falls in love with a journalist Ryan, they are harassed after their relationship becomes public in an alternate world that is overwhelmingly homosexual and heterosexuality is publicly reviled.
A second story is that of Emily Curtis, an early high school aged girl living an ordinary life who becomes attracted to Ian Santilli. When Ian's sister Paula becomes aware, she and her friends begin to harass Emily.
- Briana Evigan as Jude Klein
- Tyler Blackburn as Ryan Morris
- Emily Osment as Kelly Williams
- Elisabeth Röhm as Reverend Rachel
- Jeremy Sisto as Mr. Thompson
- Ana Ortiz as Susan Miller
- Kyla Kenedy as Emily Curtis
- Blake Cooper Griffin as Bill Bradley
- Katherine LaNasa as Vicki Curtis
- Jenica Bergere as Karen Curtis
- Paul Ben-Victor as Principal Birdsell
- Leonard Roberts as Coach Thompson
- Jacob Rodier as Ian Santilli
- Ava Allan as Paula Santilli
- Robert Gant as Pete Santilli
- Shawn Parsons as Allen Santilli
- Leisha Hailey as Coach Jenkins
- Lexi DiBenedetto as Ashley Curtis
- Tim Chiou as Brad Henderson
- Mike C. Manning as Benson
In October 15, 2014, it was reported that Emily Osment, Briana Evigan and Kyla Kenedy would be featured in the film. In October 21, 2014, Jeremy Sisto, Ana Ortiz, Katherine La Nasa, Jenica Bergere and Leonard Roberts joined the film main cast. In October 28, 2014, Tyler Blackburn joined the film.
The film was shot in Los Angeles in early October 2014.
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- "Jeremy Sisto & More Join 'Love Is All You Need,' Kea Ho Gets 'Urge'". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved October 21, 2014.
- "Tyler Blackburn Lands Male Lead in 'Love Is All You Need'". Variety. Retrieved October 28, 2014.