Wakefield | Chicago Reader


Screenwriter Robin Swicord, best known for her adaptations of literary works (Memoirs of a Geisha, The Perez Family, The Curious Case of Benjamin Button), wrote and directed this original story about a New York lawyer (Bryan Cranston) who loses it and barricades himself in the attic of his suburban home, to the consternation of his wife (Jennifer Garner) and daughters.



  • Robin Swicord


  • Bryan Cranston
  • Jennifer Garner
  • Jason O'Mara
  • Beverly D'Angelo
  • Ian Dale
  • Pippa Bennett-Warner
  • Isaac Leyva
  • Victoria Bruno
  • Ellery Sprayberry
  • Frederick Keeve
  • Hal Dion
  • Monica Lawson


  • Julie Lynn
  • Bonnie Curtis
  • Elliot Webb
  • Carl Moellenberg
  • Wendy Federman
  • Luigi Caiola
  • Gayle Gardner
  • Joel Gardner
  • Alex Guez
  • Rob Hinderliter
  • Kevin Lamb
  • Dominick LaRuffa Jr.
  • Maria McDonald
  • Ruth Mutch
  • Stephanie Pinola
  • Brandon Powers
  • Bobby Sain
  • Iris Smith

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