Release date2010 WriterJames Bruce (screenplay), Walter Dean Myers (novel) CastMelora Walters (Victoria Lash), Leven Rambin (Carla Evans), Harold Perrineau (Franklyn Bonner), Evan Ross (Cameron Porter), Brett Davern (Leonard Gray), Taylor Nichols (Richard Ewing) Similar moviesEvan Ross appears in Case 219 and All the Wilderness, Heights (2004), The Flamingo Rising (2001), The Warrior Class (2004), The Big Show (1961)
Case 219 is a 2010 American Drama film starring Evan Ross, Leven Rambin, and Taylor Nichols, and Harold Perrineau. The film was written and directed by James Bruce and is based on the Walter Dean Myers novel Shooter.
Seventeen-year-old Leonard Grey (Brett Davern) went on a high school shooting rampage killing one student and injuring scores more before turning the gun on himself. Using documentary style interviews Case 219 examines the interconnected relationships between the shooter, his friends, their tormentors at school, and their parents. The film unfolds through the eyes of a Los Angeles Times journalist researching a story for the tenth anniversary of this tragedy and in watching the interviews we discover the reporters own shocking secret.
Harold Perrineau- Franklyn Bonner
Evan Ross- Cameron Porter
Melora Walters- Victoria Lash
Leven Rambin- Carla Evans
Taylor Nichols- Richard Ewing
Brett Davern- Leonard Gray
John Nielsen- Det. Henry
Natalie Smyka- Student
Damone Williams- Student
The film has been screened at seven different film festivals during June.