PHOTOS: ‘McFarland, USA’ Premieres In Their Hometown! Cast & Crew Attend!

Bakersfield Special Screening Of "McFarland, USA"

Director Niki Caro, Kevin Costner and fellow cast members of the newest Disney film, McFarland, USA, attended the Bakersfield Special Screen at Maya Cinemas in Bakersfield, California yesterday, February 15th. Even Jim White, the man Kevin Costner portrays (stand next to Kevin in the picture above), was even in attendance with an original McFarland runner or two.

Check out some great pics from the hometown premiere below!

FEATURETTE: Cast & Crew Of Disney’s ‘McFarland, USA’ Speak About The New Film!

image004In an all-new amazing featurette for Walt Disney Pictures McFarland, USA, cast and crew of the movie — including Kevin Costner, Director Niki Caro, Carlos Pratts and Latino sensation Juanes — give you the scoop. They give you details about the story, characters and about the new theme song “Juntos (Together)” performed by Juantes.

Check out what everybody had to say in the featurette below!

McFarland, USA is set for theaters February 20th!

TI Exclusive: ‘McFarland, USA’ World Premiere At The El Capitan Theatre

The world premiere of Disney’s ‘McFarland, USA,’ which is based on the true story of novice runners from McFarland, California, who despite tremendous odds, build a championship cross-country team under the direction os Coach Jim White (Kevin Costner), a newcomer to their predominately Latino high school. Coach White and the McFarland students have a lot to learn about each other but when hite starts to realize the boys’ exceptional sunning ability, things behind to change. Soon something beyond their physical gifts becomes apparent- the power of family relationships, their unwavering commitment to one another and their incredible work ethic. With grit and determination, the unlikely band of runners eventually overcomes the odds to forge not only a championship cross-country team but an enduring clegacy as well. Along the way, Coach White realizes that his family found a place to call home and both he and his team achieve their own kind of American drew.

Niki Caro directs Disney’s ‘McFarland, USA’ with screenplay by Christopher Cleveland, Bettina Gilois and Grant Thomas, and story by Cleveland and Gilois. GOrdan Gray and Mark Ciardi are producing, with Mario Iscovich and Mary Martin serving as executive producers.

‘McFarland, USA’ is rated PG and releases on Feburary 20m 2015. For more information, please visit their website right HERE.

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PHOTOS: ‘McFarland, USA’ Cast Attend Screening Of Film At Santa Barbara International Film Festival!

The Santa Barbara Film Festival Closing Night Screening Of McFarland, USA At The Arlington Theatre

The cast and crew of Walt Disney Pictures’ newest film, McFarland, USA, was screened last evening, February 7th, at the Santa Barbara International Film Festival taking place in Arlington Theater in Santa Barbara!

McFarland, USA tells the 1987 true story of novice runners from McFarland, an economically challenged town in California, as they give their all to build a cross-country team under the direction of Coach Jim White (Kevin Costner), a newcomer to their predominantly Latino high school, with whom they ultimately bond to build not only a championship cross-country team but an enduring legacy as well.

McFarland, USA is set to release in theaters February 20th!

Check out the fantastic photos from the film’s screening at the festival below!

Walt Disney Studios Releases New ‘McFarland, USA’ Trailer — Watch!

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Walt Disney Studios is proud to present the newest film, “McFarland, USA”. Inspired by the 1987 true story, “McFarland, USA” follows novice runners from McFarland, an economically challenged town in California’s farm-rich Central Valley, as they give their all to build a cross-country team under the direction of Coach Jim White (Kevin Costner), a newcomer to their predominantly Latino high school. Coach White and the McFarland students have a lot to learn about each other but when White starts to realize the boys’ exceptional running ability, things begin to change. Soon something beyond their physical gifts becomes apparent—the power of family relationships, their unwavering commitment to one another and their incredible work ethic. With grit and determination, the unlikely band of runners eventually overcomes the odds to forge not only a championship cross-country team but an enduring legacy as well. Along the way, Coach White realizes that his family finally found a place to call home and both he and his team achieve their own kind of American dream.

Disney’s “McFarland, USA” stars Kevin Costner, Maria Bello, Morgan Saylor, Martha Higareda, Michael Aguero, Sergio Avelar, Hector Duran, Rafael Martinez, Johnny Ortiz, Carlos Pratts, Ramiro Rodriguez, Danny Mora, Valente Rodriguez, Vanessa Martinez and Chris Ellis and is directed by Niki Caro with screenplay by Christopher Cleveland & Bettina Gilois and Grant Thompson, and story by Cleveland & Gilois. Gordon Gray and Mark Ciardi are producing, with Mario Iscovich and Mary Martin serving as executive producers. “McFarland, USA” releases February 20, 2015.

You can check out the trailer for Disney’s film on Yahoo! Movies right HERE or down below!

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