The Good Life (2007 film)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
The Good Life
Good life.jpg
Directed by Steve Berra
Produced by Patrick Markey
Devin Sloane
Lance Sloane
Written by Steve Berra
Starring Mark Webber
Zooey Deschanel
Drea de Matteo
Harry Dean Stanton
Bill Paxton
Chris Klein
Patrick Fugit
Music by Don Davis
Cinematography Patrice Lucien Cochet
Edited by Sean Hubbert
Distributed by Epic Pictures Group
Image Entertainment
Release date
  • January 20, 2007 (2007-01-20) (Sundance Film Festival)
Running time
90 minutes
Country Canada
United States
Language English

The Good Life is a 2007 film written and directed by Stephen Berra, starring Mark Webber, Zooey Deschanel, Patrick Fugit, Bill Paxton, Drea de Matteo, Harry Dean Stanton, and Chris Klein.[1]


A movie about the travails of Jason (Mark Webber), a young gas station attendant and movie projectionist living in Nebraska. His encounters with various social difficulties and with Frances (Zooey Deschanel), a beautiful and enigmatic young woman leads to dramatic changes and decisions in his life.



The Good Life was shot primarily in Canada in March 2006 on a budget of over 3 million dollars. The film was released January 20, 2007.


  1. ^ "The Good Life overview". The New York Times. Retrieved 2012-04-04. 

External links[edit]