MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 759 this week

Stories USA (2007)

 -  Comedy | Drama  -  2008 (USA)
2.6
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 2.6/10 from 346 users  
Reviews: 8 user

Ten individuals set out to find themselves in an alienating world, filled with heartbreak, deception and tragedy.

Writers:

(segment), (segment), 5 more credits »
Watch Trailer
0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

From $9.99 on Amazon Instant Video

Editors' Spotlight

IMDb Picks: October

IMDb's editors share the movies and TV shows they are excited to see in October.


User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 44 titles
created 11 months ago
 
a list of 28 titles
created 7 months ago
 
a list of 29 titles
created 5 months ago
 
a list of 25 titles
created 4 months ago
 
a list of 25 titles
created 2 weeks ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Stories USA" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Stories USA (2007)

Stories USA (2007) on IMDb 2.6/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Stories USA.

Videos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

A DEA agent provides former Marine Tim Kearney with a way out of his prison sentence: impersonate Bobby Z, a recently deceased drug dealer, in a hostage switch with a crime lord. When the ... See full summary »

Director: John Herzfeld
Stars: Paul Walker, Laurence Fishburne, Olivia Wilde
Drama | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

A former criminal is drawn into a criminal endeavor and subsequently finds himself living an inexplicable new life working at a psychiatric facility.

Director: John Glenn
Stars: Paul Walker, Piper Perabo, Brooklynn Proulx
Noel (2004)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Five New Yorkers come together on Christmas Eve, seeking a miracle.

Director: Chazz Palminteri
Stars: Susan Sarandon, Penélope Cruz, Paul Walker
Vehicle 19 (2013)
Action | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  

A foreign traveler (Walker) unknowingly picks up a rental car that will tie him to a web of corrupt local police.

Director: Mukunda Michael Dewil
Stars: Paul Walker, Naima McLean, Gys de Villiers
The Skulls (2000)
Crime | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

Luke McNamara, a college senior from a working class background joins a secret elitist college fraternity organization called "The Skulls", in hope of gaining acceptance into Harvard Law ... See full summary »

Director: Rob Cohen
Stars: Joshua Jackson, Paul Walker, Hill Harper
Action | Comedy | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

An anthology of stories involving meth addicted white supremacists, a man looking for his kidnapped wife, and an Elvis impersonator.

Director: Wayne Kramer
Stars: Paul Walker, Norman Reedus, Elijah Wood
Takers (2010)
Action | Crime | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

A group of bank robbers find their multi-million dollar plan interrupted by a hard-boiled detective.

Director: John Luessenhop
Stars: Chris Brown, Hayden Christensen, Matt Dillon
Into the Blue (2005)
Action | Adventure | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

A group of divers find themselves in deep trouble with a drug lord after they come upon the illicit cargo of a sunken airplane.

Director: John Stockwell
Stars: Paul Walker, Jessica Alba, Scott Caan
Timeline (2003)
Action | Adventure | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

A group of archaeological students become trapped in the past when they go there to retrieve their professor. The group must survive in 14th century France long enough to be rescued.

Director: Richard Donner
Stars: Paul Walker, Gerard Butler, Billy Connolly
Hours (2013)
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

A father struggles to keep his infant daughter alive in the wake of Hurricane Katrina.

Director: Eric Heisserer
Stars: Paul Walker, Genesis Rodriguez, Nancy Nave
Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

A short film about a movie star from humble beginnings and his three friends.

Director: Erik MacArthur
Stars: Scott Caan, Desmond Harrington, Maya James
Short | Action
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

A short film bridging The Fast and The Furious with its sequel.

Director: Philip G. Atwell
Stars: Paul Walker, Vin Diesel, Minka Kelly
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
The Kid (segment "Club Soda") (as Stephen R. McQueen)
...
Mike (segment "Club Soda")
...
Jack (segment "Club Soda")
...
Doc (segment "Club Soda")
...
Bunny (segment "Club Soda")
...
The Man (segment "Club Soda")
...
Neil (segment "Club Soda")
...
The Repairman (segment "Club Soda")
...
Carla (segment "Club Soda") (as Marivel Razo Decker)
Jack Kissel
Ken Hudson Campbell ...
Chester (segment "Street of Pain") (as Ken Campbell)
...
Floyd (segment "Street of Pain")
...
Cheryl (segment "Street of Pain")
...
Mark (segment "Street of Pain")
...
Beau (segment "Street of Pain")
Edit

Storyline

Ten individuals set out to find themselves in an alienating world, filled with heartbreak, deception and tragedy. With so much at stake, these strangers struggle to overcome their fates and find their place in a frequently harsh and unforgiving world. Written by Anonymous

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

In the land of plenty no excess is too much See more »

Genres:

Comedy | Drama

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for language throughout, some drug use, brief nudity and sexual content
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

2008 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

American Breakdown  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

,  »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Crazy Credits

On the theatrical release poster, principal actors Steve Carell and Josh Hartnett both have their last names misspelled as "Carrell" and "Harnet" respectively. See more »

Connections

Edited from The Little Things (2005) See more »

Soundtracks

Love Out of Stone
Written by P. Carafotes and M. Jennest
Published by Koo Koo Charlie Publishing (ASCAP)
Performed by Paul Carafotes
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Amateurish and awfully stupid film with a great cast
1 December 2012 | by (Norway) – See all my reviews

I'd like to warn everybody before watching this piece of crappy movie. As the others writing a review here, I saw this DVD due to the great cast. Josh Hartnett, James Gandolfini, Steve Carrell, Paul Walker, Lois Gossett Jr., Joe Mantegna and even the others like young Stephen R. McQueen are doing their acting OK, but everyone knows that even great actors struggle when they are getting a bad manuscript and bad instruction from a bad director.

They must all have been lured into this, and the result is not only wrong marketed on the DVD-cover as a Crash-like movie. The move is some kind of mush mash of old Ames and archive footage with quite different quality. It's also some stupid kind of fantasy involved here, in what really tries to be some kind of comedy. And this is one which isn't at all funny, not even unwillingly funny.

In addition to that this is really a gathering of short movies put together as one. Not without some talent hidden somewhere here, but as a movie this deserves no other character than a 1 out of 10 stars. Some of the footage is both badly lighted and with bad technical sharpness and quality. When the film also is full of foul language and lines containing incestuous suggestions, and lots of swearing.

The directors, there are two of them, is Erik MacArthur and David Brooks, and should find something else to do. Save yourself a shitty time, and avoid this movie. It's got nothing you need to see, except great actors embarrassing themselves in the hands of what they might have believed was professional directors.


4 of 4 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss Stories USA (2007) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?