Litlle Miss Sunshine Paper

Litlle Miss Sunshine Paper

Little Miss Sunshine (2006)

Directed by Jonathan Dayton and Valerie Faris
Produced by Marc Turtletaub, Peter Saraf, Albert Berger, Ron Yerxa David Friendly Michael Beugg (executive) Jeb Brody (executive)
Written by Michael Arndt
Distributed by Fox Searchlight Pictures
Release date(s) August 18, 2006
Running time 103 min.
Language English
Budget US$8 million[1]

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Ratings: Australia:  M

Main Cast
Abigail Breslin as Olive Hoover
Greg Kinnear as Richard Hoover
Paul Dano as Dwayne
Alan Arkin as Edwin Hoover
Toni Collette as Sheryl Hoover
Steve Carell as Frank Ginsberg

Supporting cast:
Jill Talley as Cindy
Gordon Thomson as Larry Sugarman
Bryan Cranston as Stan Grossman
Paula Newsome as Linda
Dean Norris as State Trooper McCleary
Beth Grant as Pageant official Jenkins
Lauren Yee as Pageant contestant
Wallace Langham as Kirby
Lauren Shiohama as Miss California pageant winner
Mary Lynn Rajskub as Pageant assistant Pam
Jerry Giles as Funeral home worker
Matt Winston as Pageant M.C.

Little Miss Sunshine is an Academy Award winning dramatic comedy film about a family's road trip to a children's beauty pageant. The film was directed by the husband-wife team of Jonathan Dayton and Valerie Faris and was produced by Big Beach Films on a budget of $8 million. Its distribution rights were bought by Fox Searchlight Pictures for $10 million, reportedly one of the biggest deals ever made in the history of the Sundance Film Festival. The movie was released in the United States on August 18, 2006, and had its continental European premiere on August 12, 2006 at the 2006 Locarno International Film Festival.The film was nominated for four Academy Awards, including Best Picture, and won two: Best Original Screenplay for Michael Arndt and Best Supporting Actor for Alan Arkin. It also won the...

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