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In the Electric Mist


20 Feb 2009

1 hr 57 min

Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller

No One Can Escape the Sins of the Past
Academy Award winner Tommy Lee Jones leads an all-star cast in this psychological thriller based on the bestselling novel by James Lee Burke. While on an investigation into a series of grisly murders, veteran detective Dave Robicheaux (Jones) navigates his way through the Louisiana bayou and the dark, sultry world of New Orleans mobster "Baby Feet" Balboni (John Goodman). Layers of corruption and long-dead secrets reawaken grudges and a lethal alliance A tangled web of killings, past and present, converges in a shocking showdown with stakes that become deeply personal to Robicheaux and his family. Featuring music from five-time GRAMMY Award-winner Buddy Guy, this film takes you deep into Cajun country's hidden worlds.


Status: Released
Countries: France, USA
Language: English
Awards: 2 nominations.


Gulnara Sarsenova (Executive Producer)
Frédéric Bourboulon (Producer)
Michael Fitzgerald (Producer)
Penelope Glass (Executive Producer)
Deborah Dobson Bach (Producer)




Tommy Lee Jones (as Dave Robicheaux)
John Goodman (as Julie 'Baby Feet' Balboni)
Peter Sarsgaard (as Elrod Sykes)
Kelly Macdonald (as Kelly Drummond)
Mary Steenburgen (as Bootsie Robicheaux)
Justina Machado (as Rosie Gomez)
Ned Beatty (as Twinky LeMoyne)
James Gammon (as Ben Hebert)
Pruitt Taylor Vince (as Lou Girard)
Levon Helm (as General John Bell Hood)
Buddy Guy (as Sam 'Hogman' Patin)
Julio Cedillo (as Cholo Manelli)
Bernard Hocke (as Murphy Doucet)
John Sayles (as Michael Goldman)



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