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The Long Game

April 12, 2024
1hr 52min
Status: released

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The Long Game Movie Details:

Based onMustang Miracle by Humberto G. Garcia
Country United States
GenreHistorical, Drama
Release datesMarch 12, 2023 (SXSW)
April 12, 2024 (United States)
Running time1hr 52min
Age ratingPG
StarringJay Hernandez
Julian Works
Jaina Lee Ortiz
Brett Cullen
Oscar Nuñez
Paulina Chávez
Gregory Diaz IV
Directed by Julio Quintana
Screenplay byPaco Farias
Jennifer C. Stetson
Julio Quintana
Produced byBen Howard
Dennis Quaid
Laura Quaid
Marla Quintana
Javier Chapa
Cinematography by Alex Quintana
Edited by James K. Crouch
Music byHanan Townshend
Production CompaniesHarbourView
Fifth Season
Mucho Mas Media
Jaguar Bite
Distributor Mucho Mas Releasing

The Long Game Movie Cast & Characters:

  • Jay Hernandez as JB Peña
  • Dennis Quaid as Frank Mitchell
  • Cheech Marin as Pollo
  • Julian Works as Joe Trevino
  • Jaina Lee Ortiz as Lucy Peña
  • Brett Cullen as Judge Milton Cox
  • Oscar Nuñez as Principal Guerra
  • Paulina Chávez as Daniela Torres
  • Gregory Diaz IV as Gene
  • Christian Gallegos as Mario
  • Miguel Angel Garcia as Felipe
  • José Julián as Lupe
  • Gillian Vigman as Gayle Baker
  • Richard Robichaux as the Del Rio Country Club director
  • Jimmy Gonzalez as Joe’s father
  • Michael Southworth as Tim Cox
  • Mykle McCoslin as Margaret Cox
  • Heather Kafka as Alice Glenn


The film tells the true story of the San Felipe Mustangs, a group of Mexican-American youths located in Del Rio, Texas. In the 1950s, the group set out to play golf at a white country club in town. Despite prejudice, the Mustangs overcame these obstacles to become the 1957 Texas state champions.

The Long Game Movie Box Office Collection & Budget:

Worldwide Collection$1.4 million

About The Long Game Movie:

The Long Game is an American historical drama film directed by Julio Quintana and starring Jay Hernandez, Julian Works, Jaina Lee Ortiz, Brett Cullen, Oscar Nuñez, Paulina Chávez, Gregory Diaz IV, and José Julián.

The film is based on the 2010 novel Mustang Miracle by Humberto G. Garcia.

In June 2022, it was announced that Jay Hernandez, Jaina Lee Ortiz, Dennis Quaid, and Julian Works would star in the film.

The Long Game premiered at South by Southwest on March 12, 2023. It was theatrically released by Mucho Mas Media on April 12, 2024.