Pan is a 2015 American fantasy film directed by Joe Wright and written by Jason Fuchs. The film is a prequel story to Scottish author J. M. Barrie's Peter Pan story, first staged in 1904. It stars Hugh Jackman, Garrett Hedlund, Rooney Mara and Amanda Seyfried, with Levi Miller as the title character. It serves as an alternative origin story for Peter Pan and Captain Hook. The film had its world premiere in London, England on September 20, 2015, and was theatrically released in the United States on October 9, 2015, by Warner Bros. Pictures. Pan grossed $128.4 million on a $150 million budget, making it a box office bomb. Despite its negative reviews from critics, it received nominations for the AACTA Award for Best Visual Effects or Animation, the Ivor Novello Award for Best Original Film Score, and the Young Artist Award for Best Performance in a Feature Film - Leading Young Actor (11-13).