Movie Name: W. Casting By: Elizabeth Banks - Laura Bush Josh Brolin - George W. Bush Released: October 17, 2008 Genre: Runtime: 190 min Rating: Director(s): Oliver Stone Producer(s): Moritz Borman, Jon Kilik, Bill Block, Oliver Stone Writer(s): Stanley Weiser, Oliver Stone Distribution: Lionsgate U.S. Box Office: Country: USA Language: English
W. is a film in production based on the life and presidency of George W. Bush. It is directed by Oliver Stone and stars Josh Brolin as George W. Bush. Stone has compared his goal for W. to the approaches of The Queen (2006) and his own Nixon (1995). Filming began on May 12, 2008 in Louisiana and will be released for the presidential election on October 17, 2008.