Watch a video clip featuring interviews with the cast and crew of “Hoot” from the advance screening that took place on April 13th. There’s also a clip of Jimmy performing “Good Guys Win”.
Tagline: It’s time to stand up for the little guys.
Plot: Three middle-schoolers take on greedy land developers, corrupt politicians, and clueless cops in the mystery adventure HOOT based on Carl Hiaasen’s Newbery Honor-winning book. HOOT revolves around a Montana boy who moves to Florida and unearths a disturbing threat to a local population of endangered owls. Determined to protect his new environment, the boy and his friends fight to prevent the adults from making a big mistake.
Release Date: May 5th, 2006
Directed by: Wil Shriner
Distrubutor: New Line Cinema
Production Company: Kennedy/Marshall Company, Walden Media
Studios: New Line Cinema
Filming Locations: Florida (Boca Grande and other locations)
Release Date: Tuesday April 18, 2006
Label: Mailboat Records
Music Supervisor: Savannah Jane Buffett
Order the Hoot Soundtrack at Amazon.com
1. Wondering Where The Lions Are – Jimmy Buffett (covers the Bruce Cockburn song)
Coral Reefer band members are featured on the movie’s score as are slide guitarist extraordinaire Sonny Landreth and ukulele virtuoso Jake Shimabukuro.
The Official “Hoot” Movie website:
Walden Media Hoot Teaching Tools: