The Odds

Director Simon Davidson
Genre Crime, Mystery
Runtime 94 minutes
Supplier Kaos Productions Inc.
Festivals/Awards Toronto International Film Festival Official Selection 2011
Release Date In theatres on March 2, 2012
DVD/Blu-ray available on May 1, 2012


In The Odds, seventeen year old Desson’s life is thrown into chaos when he finds his best friend dead of an apparent suicide. Compelled to uncover the truth, Desson comes face to face with the dark secrets of his own complicity in Barry’s death. Delving into a dark world cloaked within a middle-class neighbourhood, the film casts an eye on the action surrounding an illegal gambling ring run by teenagers.

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Cast & Credits

Barry Lipke Calum Worthy
Colleen Calloway Julia Maxwell
Desson Orr Tyler Johnston
Executive Producers Simon Davidson
Kristen Newlands
Producer Oliver Linsley
Original Music Patric Caird
Cinematography Norm Li
Film Editing Greg Ng

Press & Articles

“A winning Vancouver murder mystery ” - Toronto Star

“'The Odds' Review” - Press + 1

“TIFF Interview with star and Tom Cruise look-alike Tyler Johnston and director Simon Davidson” - Toronto Star

“Interview with Simon Davidson, writer-director of ‘The Odds’” - Criticize This!

“'The Odds' Star Tyler Johnston On Murder Mysteries, Remakes And Tom Cruise ” - The Huffington Post

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