Vine is a 2018 American Character study drama crime film written by Rose McGowan and directed by Darren Aronofsky starring Dacre Montgomery, Elle Fanning, Ralph Fiennes, Demi Moore, Britt Robertson, Miles Heizer, Callan McAuliffe, Nolan Gould, Amy Irving, Jason Mraz and Piper Perabo.
The film was released on October 8th, 2018 to critical and audience acclaim, garnering academy award nominations for Best Screenplay, Best Director, Best Picture, Best Score, Best Actor In A Leading Role: Montgomery, Best Actress in a Leading Role: Fanning and securing BAFTA and Golden Globes for Montgomery and Fanning's performances, a people's choice and Phoenix Critics Circle award for Haley Pullos' performance and Acadeny Award, Golden Globe & BAFTA for Best Actress in a Supporting role: Moore.
The film was distributed by Universal Pictures, Aronofsky's newly forged Equation Inc. and Rogue Entertainment. The story follows a 22 year old nocturnal epileptic homosexual man following a break up descending into obesity, heightened anxiety, depression and self destruction as the lives of his former partner, alcoholic incestuous child abuse victim mother, impatient short tempered father, deeply troubled ADHD suffering female friend mostly living with him, christian male best friend, relationship trapped female friend, father's perfectionist life experienced girlfriend, mother's new weak willed officer affair husband and female friend trapped in a work filled, relationship trapped life.
Also explored is another female friend whose body is discovered in the shallow pool of the park near his current family home, victim of foul play, a mystery he and his friends discover and itself takes another toll among many other traumas in his life resulting in his final decline.
- Dacre Montgomery as Daniel Harlan
- Elle Fanning as Alice Morway
- Ralph Fiennes as Malcolm Harlan
- Demi Moore as Cherlyn Jones
- Britt Robertson as Elsie Bennett
- Miles Heizer as Zachariah Turven
- Callan McAuliffe as Xave Lawrence
- Nolan Gould as Rogan Corman
- Amy Irving as Terrell Michaels
- Jason Mraz as Calvin Jones
- Piper Perabo as Natalie Martin
- Cassidy Gifford as Rebecca Bartlow
- Haley Pullos as Shannon Porter