The Poison Rose Movie Cast, Synposis, Book, and More
On September 1, The poisonous rose starring John Travolta and Morgan Freeman was released on Netflix, and it didn’t take long for it to secure a spot on the top 10 movies list. Since September 9, he is currently in 7th place. So if you’re wondering if the movie is worth adding to your watchlist, we’re here to tell you. But if you need a little more convincing, we’ve shared everything you need to know about The poisonous rose below. Once you know more about the movie, you’ll want to see it right away.
Before we talk about the movie, it should be mentioned that it is not a Netflix original. Instead, Netflix acquired the licensing rights from the content provider. It’s unclear how long Netflix will have the streaming rights to the film, so it’s important that you watch it as soon as possible.
Without further ado, here is everything there is to know about The poisonous rose.
What is the movie The Poison Rose about?
The poisonous rose is a 2019 thriller film directed by George Gallo and Francesco Cinquemani from a screenplay co-written by Cinquemani, Richard Salvatore and Luca Giliberto. It tells the story of Carson Phillips, a hapless former football player turned private investigator who is hired to investigate a missing person’s case, only to find himself entangled in a crime ring while coming to terms with his dark past.
The cast of Poisoned Rose
Emmy Award-winning actor John Travolta plays the lead role of Carson Phillips. Travolta is known for his roles in Carrie, Fat, pulp Fiction, hair spray, From Paris with love, savages and The People v. OJ Simpson: American Crime Story.
Golden Globe Award-winning actor Morgan Freeman stars as Doc in the film. Like Travolta, Freeman has a long filmography. He is known for his roles in Driving Miss DaisySe7fr, The Bucket List, Sought, The black Knight and Now you see me.
Here is the full cast list below:
- John Travolta as Carson Phillips
- Morgan Freeman as Doc
- Brendan Fraser as Dr. Miles Mitchell
- Famke Janssen as Jayne Hunt
- Ella Bleu Travolta as Rebecca ‘Becky’ Hunt
- Robert Patrick as Sheriff Bing Walsh
- Peter Stormare as Slide Olsen
- Kat Graham as Rose
- Blerim Destani as Lorenzo
- Devin Ellery as Happy Chander
- Alice Pagani as Violet Gregory
- Nick Vallelonga as Nick the Giant Bodyguard
Is The Poison Rose based on a book?
Yes! The thriller is based on the 2018 novel of the same name by Richard Salvatore. You can buy the book through Amazon as a paperback or through Kindle.
Where was The Poison Rose filmed?
Production took place in Georgia, Texas and Italy. As reported by TheCinemaholic, the film was shot in Savannah, GA, Richmond Hill, GA, San Antonio, Texas, and Rome, Italy.
Check The poisonous rosestreaming now only on Netflix.