Sugar Mountain (film)

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Sugar Mountain
Sugar Mountain poster.jpg
Directed byRichard Gray
Written byAbe Pogos
Produced byKaine Harling
Michele Davis-Gray
John Garrett
Richard Gray
Jamie Houge
Virginia Kay
Steve Ponce
Melanie Camp
Kimberly Garrett
Mike Gillespie
T. Patman Thomas
Darcy Wedd
Mark Sachen
StarringCary Elwes
Jason Momoa
Drew Roy
Haley Webb
Shane Coffey
CinematographyJohn Garrett
Edited byChristopher Kroll
Music byAlies Sluiter
Yellow Brick Films
Distributed byScreen Media Ventures
Release date
  • September 12, 2016 (2016-09-12)
Running time
CountryUnited States

Sugar Mountain is an American thriller film directed by Richard Gray and written by Abe Pogos. The film stars Cary Elwes, Jason Momoa, Drew Roy, Haley Webb, and Shane Coffey. Filming began on March 10, 2014 in Seward, Alaska and ended on April 18.

The film was released in the US on December 9, 2016.


A man tries to fake going missing for a few days to sell his survival story. But, things quickly get out of hand.



The film originally had been set in Australia until the filmmakers found a suitable location in Alaska. The executive producer responsible for arranging a considerable amount of the film finance was Kaine Harling.[3] Principal photography began March 10, 2014 in the town of Seward, lasting six weeks.[4][5][6] Filming ended on April 18, 2014.[4][7]


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  3. ^ Ford, Rebecca (March 12, 2014). "Cary Elwes, Jason Momoa Join Indie 'Sugar Mountain'". The Hollywood Reporter. Archived from the original on December 7, 2016. Retrieved December 7, 2016.
  4. ^ a b "Looking for Extras For 'Sugar Mountain' Movie Shooting in Seward". Seward City News. March 9, 2014. Archived from the original on March 26, 2016. Retrieved June 28, 2015.
  5. ^ "Sugar Mountain stars fall in love with Seward". Seward City News. April 3, 2014. Archived from the original on July 12, 2016. Retrieved June 28, 2015.
  6. ^ Maxwell, Lauren (April 4, 2014). "Seward is location for feature film". Anchorage, Alaska: KTVA. Archived from the original on March 4, 2016. Retrieved June 28, 2015.
  7. ^ "Sugar Mountain shoots Seward". The Seward Phoenix Log. Lions Light Corp. March 20, 2014. Archived from the original on June 30, 2015. Retrieved June 28, 2015.

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