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Red Rocket

Release date: December 17, 2021

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When Mikey Saber (Simon Rex) returns to his small Texas hometown from years in Hollywood and bangs on the door of the home where his ex-wife and ex-mother-in-law live, they don't want him back. However, his glib tongue and non-stop talking finally wears his ex-wife down. Her mother reluctantly tells Mikey he can stay on the couch, but only if he gets a job and contributes to the rent.

He swears he's going to do that, but as soon as prospective employers hear that he's a former porn star, they turn him down. That's when he turns to less-than-legal means to earn some money.

Additional details

Genre: Comedy

Runtime: 128 min

Director: Sean Baker

Studio: Mongrel Media

Producers: Sean Baker, Shih-Ching Tsou, Alex Saks, Alex Coco, Samantha Quan

Screenplay: Sean Baker, Chris Bergoch

Cast: Simon Rex,Bree Elrod,Suzanna Son,Brenda Deiss,Ethan Darbone,Brittney Rodriguez,Judy Hill

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