Ask the Dust2006

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Ask the Dust
Directed by:
Robert Towne

Directed by Robert Towne, and written by John Fante (novel), "Ask the Dust" is a Drama/Romance film, released on February 02 of 2006 in the USA . Colin Farrell is starring, alongside Salma Hayek, Donald Sutherland, Eileen Atkins, Idina Menzel and Justin Kirk.

Passion and ambition drive two dreamers in 1930s LA. Their love affair is ferocious and hot-blooded as they fight the city and themselves to make their dreams come true.

Who is the director of "Ask the Dust":

Ask the Dust was directed by Robert Towne, an American writer, actor, director, and producer.

Before directing Ask the Dust, Robert Towne had directed Tequila Sunrise, released in 1988, Personal Best (1982). Since, he directed .

What was the release date of "Ask the Dust":

Ask the Dust was initially released on Thursday, February 02, 2006, in the United States. Also released on this day were Blood Tea and Red String (dir. Christiane Cegavske) and Firewall (dir. Richard Loncraine). This was thirteen (13) years ago.

It has been released on Friday, June 02, 2006 in the United Kingdom; Wednesday, August 30, 2006 in France; Thursday, November 09, 2006 in Germany; Friday, April 28, 2006 in Italy and on Friday, May 12, 2006 in Spain.

What is the casting of "Ask the Dust":

At the casting of Ask the Dust we find Colin Farrell, previously seen in Alexander (2004) and The Recruit (2003); Salma Hayek (Bandidas (2006), After the Sunset (2004)); Donald Sutherland (Land of the Blind (2006), An American Haunting (2005)) [ more... ]

  • Wayne Harrison and Ronald France can also be seen in Charlie, released in 2004.
  • Donald Sutherland and Eileen Atkins also appeared in Cold Mountain, released in 2003.
  • Colin Farrell and Donald Sutherland also worked together in Horrible Bosses, released in 2011.
  • Donald Sutherland and Jeremy Crutchley also appeared in Lord of War, released in 2005.

What is the Storyline of "Ask the Dust":

The story is set during the Great Depression, specifically around the time of the 1933 Long Beach earthquake. Camilla (Salma Hayek) is a fiery, beautiful Mexican café waitress who aspires one day to be above her current standing in society. She wishes to do this by marrying a wealthy man from the United States. Her plan is thrown into disarray when she meets Italian-American Arturo Bandini (Colin Farrell). Farrell's character is portrayed as a struggling writer who comes to Los Angeles's Bunker Hill area [...]

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