Jul/2019

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It’s hard enough to be a teenager in your natural home environment, can you imagine trying to discover who you really are in another country? That’s what happened for 13-year old Morris, he moves to Heidelberg, Germany with his dad, a professional soccer coach. This film shows us how Morris tries to fit in with his new peer group. He falls for a cool, rebellious classmate who encourages him to open up and share his rapping. 13-year old Morris has plans to become a hip-hop star and get the girl.

The flick took the Sundance Film Festival by storm where it won the Waldo Salt Screenwriting Award and star Craig Robinson received a Special Jury Award for Acting. Written and Directed by Chad Hartigan and stars Craig Robinson, Carla Juri, Lina Keller and introducing Markees Christmas as Morris. Almost as exciting as the flick, is the soundtrack which features a great combination of hip-hop standards from Craig Mack, Notorious B.I.G., Jeru the Damaja and DJ Shadow.

Morris From America‘ will be available exclusively on DIRECTV July 7th and in limited release August 19th.

 

 

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Harry Dunne:
Where did you get those?
Lloyd Christmas:
I bought them when we filled up.
Harry Dunne:
We are supposed to talk about all expenditures Lloyd; we are on a very tight budget.
Lloyd Christmas:
This didn't come out of our travel fund.
Harry Dunne:
Oh.
Lloyd Christmas:
Yeah, I was able to raise 25 extra bucks before we left.
Harry Dunne:
Where did you get 25 extra becks?
Lloyd Christmas:
I sold some stuff, to Billy in 4-C.
Harry Dunne:
The blind kid?
Lloyd Christmas:
Yeah, ha ha! Yeah.
Harry Dunne:
What did you sell him Lloyd?
Lloyd Christmas:
Stuff.
Harry Dunne:
What kinda stuff?
Lloyd Christmas:
I don't know, a few baseball cards, a sack of marbles,
[cough]
Lloyd Christmas:
Petey.
Harry Dunne:
Petey? You sold my dead bird to a blind kid? Lloyd! Petey didn't even have a head!
Lloyd Christmas:
Harry, I took care of it...
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Pretty bird, yeah, can you say pretty bird? Pretty bird, yeah pretty bird... Polly want a cracker?
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