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Armageddon Time

October 28, 2022
1hr 48min
Status: released

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Armageddon Time Movie Details:

Movie NameArmageddon Time
Country United States
Language English
Release DateMay 19, 2022 (Cannes)
October 28, 2022 (United States)
Running Time1hr 48min
Age ratingR
CastAnne Hathaway
Jeremy Strong
Banks Repeta
Jaylin Webb
Anthony Hopkins
Directed by James Gray
Written byJames Gray
Produced byAnthony Katagas
Marc Butan
Rodrigo Teixeira
Alan Terpins
James Gray
Gustavo Debs
Cinematography by Darius Khondji
Edited by Scott Morris
Music byChristopher Spelman
Production CompanyRT Features
MadRiver Pictures
Keep Your Head
Spacemaker Productions
Distributor Focus Features (United States)
Universal Pictures (International)
Budget$15 million
Box Office Collection$6.6 million

Armageddon Time Movie Cast & Characters:

  • Banks Repeta as Paul Graff
  • Anne Hathaway as Esther Graff, Paul’s mother and Aaron’s daughter
  • Jeremy Strong as Irving Graff, Paul’s father
  • Jaylin Webb as Johnny Davis, Paul’s African-American friend and public school classmate
  • Anthony Hopkins as Aaron Rabinowitz, Paul’s grandfather
  • Tovah Feldshuh as Mickey Rabinowitz, Paul’s grandmother and Aaron’s wife
  • Ryan Sell as Ted Graff, Paul’s older brother
  • John Diehl as Fred Trump, a famous businessman and financier of Forest Manor Prep private school
  • Jessica Chastain as Maryanne Trump, Fred’s daughter
  • Andrew Polk as Mr. Turkeltaub, Paul and Johnny’s public school teacher
  • Teddy Coluca as Uncle Louis, Paul’s uncle
  • Marcia Haufrecht as Aunt Ruth, Paul’s aunt
  • Dane Zagarino (aka Dane West) as Topper Lowell, Paul’s friend at Forest Manor
  • Richard Bekins as Forest Manor Headmaster Fitzroy
  • Domenick Lombardozzi as Police Sergeant D’Arienzo
  • Marcia Jean Kurtz as Forest Manor Student Guide
  • Landon James Forlenza as Chad Eastman, Topper’s friend
  • Eva Jette Putrello as Veronika Bronfman, a Forest Manor student
  • Jacob MacKinnon as Edgar Romanelli, a public school student


The film is inspired by James Gray’s childhood experiences, the story follows a young Jewish-American boy who befriends an African-American classmate and begins to struggle with his family’s expectations and growing up in a time of inequality and prejudice.

About Armageddon Time Movie:

  • Filming began in October 2021 in New Jersey. The film was also shot in Fresh Meadows, Queens, New York, where James Gray grew up.
  • The title comes from The Clash’s song “Armagideon Time”, which is heard several times in the film.
  • Focus Features bought the international distribution rights for $15 million.
  • Armageddon Time had its world premiere at the 2022 Cannes Film Festival on May 19, 2022, and was released in the United States via a limited theatrical release on October 28, 2022, by Focus Features, before expanding wide on November 4.
  • The film received positive reviews from critics, but failed at the box office, grossing $6.5 million against a production budget of $15 million.
  • The film grossed $1.9 million domestically and $4.7 million in international territories, for a worldwide total of $6.5 million.
  • The film was released for VOD platforms on November 22, 2022. It was released on Blu-ray and DVD on January 3, 2023, by Universal Pictures Home Entertainment/Studio Distribution Services.