This comedic biopic follows Dick Cheney’s life from college drop-out to vice president of the United States. His transformation of the powers of the executive branch coupled with his ties to Halliburton created waves of destruction that can still be seen today. Adam McKay, of SNL, Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy, and The Big Short, has created a film that simultaneously impresses the magnitude of Cheney’s legacy, while making the devastation palatable through comic relief.
A wild-west bounty hunter, Kurt Russell, gets caught in a blizzard while transporting his fugitive, Jennifer Jason Leigh, through the Wyoming plains. They find shelter in a stagecoach lodge with six other mysterious characters.
“A comedy about good people who do bad things” – Michael Glave
Walter, played by Matthew Glave, is a self-absorbed and promiscuous actor still riding the coat tails of an old fantasy television show. After finding out his new young girlfriend is pregnant, Walter begins to look for a way to both get away and reconnect with his estranged daughter. When he gets the chance to see her, he takes it and drops everything to head up to Big Sur. The ensuing road trip and reunion brings plenty of surprises and laughs at every corner.
A patriotic and hardworking American, struggles to find peace when his religious beliefs and heritage make him a target for hate. This “day in the life” of Mandeep, played by writer and director Nardeep Khurmi, takes us into the mindset of one of the most stereotyped groups in America. Pagg focuses on the fear, prejudice, and anger surrounding the toxic culture in our society.
After a late night break in, a young boy’s faith in those there to protect him begins to waver. In the following days he discusses the event with his father and is forced to focus in on a dark reality around him.