Veteran music video director Jay Martin makes a highly impressive feature debut with his engrossing crime drama about a trio of desperate young men committing an ill-fated robbery. Featuring intricate, non-linear storytelling and an uncommon emotional pungency, 7 Minutes is a taut, tightly controlled exercise that should spell bigger and better things for its tyro director/screenwriter. –The Hollywood Reporter
Lakeshore Records will release the soundtrack to 7 Minutes, coming soon digitally and on CD. The album features score by tomandandy (GirlHouse, I Melt With You) and tracks by various artists. Directed by Jay Martin, a veteran music video director, 7 Minutes is his directorial debut. The film premiered at the Austin Film Festival last October and stars Jason Ritter, Leven Rambin, Luke Mitchell and Kris Kristofferson. 7 Minutes opens in theaters and is available on VOD starting Friday, June 26th via Starz Entertainment (check showtimes). See below for more on 7 Minutes. More soundtrack details are forthcoming.
After becoming indebted to a psychological drug lord, three desperate young men are forced to commit a brazen robbery. What begins as a simple plan – “in and out in seven minutes” – quickly escalates into a dangerous game of life-or-death. As each minute of the heist ticks by, true motives are revealed and unexpected twists ratchet up the stakes to a thrilling crescendo. The feature film debut from celebrated music video director Jay Martin, this stylish and fast-paced crime thriller stars Luke Mitchel (TV’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D), Jason Ritter (TV’s Girls), Leven Ramblin (TV’s True Detective), Kris Kristofferson (Blade Franchise, Watchmen), Zane Holtz (TV’s From Dusk Till Dawn), and Joel Murray (God Bless America). [iTunes Movies]