2016-09-23 | Drama | R

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Synopsis: Reeling from a terrifying assault over the summer 19-year-old Brad Land (Ben Schnetzer) starts college determined to get his life back to normal. His brother Brett (Nick Jonas) is already established on campus and with a fraternity that allures Brad with its promise of protection popularity and life-long friendships. Brad is desperate to belong but as he sets out to join the fraternity his brother exhibits reservations a sentiment that threatens to divide them. As the pledging ritual moves into hell week a rite that promises to usher these unproven boys into manhood the stakes violently increase with a series of torturous and humiliating events. What occurs in the name of ‘brotherhood’ tests both boys and their relationship in brutal ways.

Certification: R

Other Release Date: 2016-01-22

Other Release Place: Sundance

Genre(s): Drama

Director(s): Andrew Neel

Producer(s): James Franco, David Hinojosa, Vince Jolivette, Christine Vachon

Starring: Nick Jonas, Ben Schnetzer, Gus Halper, Daniel Flaherty, Virginia Gardner, James Franco, Austin Lyon, Jake Picking, Brook Yurich, Will Pullen, Eric Staves

Story by: David Gordon, Green Andrew, Neel Mike Roberts Based on Goat by Brad Land

Edited by: Brad Turner

Cinematography: Ethan Palmer

Music by: Arjan Miranda

Banner / Studio: Great Point, Media Killer Films, Rabbit Bandini Productions

Distributed by: The Film Arcade, Paramount Pictures

Language(s): English

Country: United States

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