MOVIEmeter
Top 5000
Up 62 this week

God Bless America (2011)

 -  Comedy | Crime  -  31 May 2012 (Russia)
7.3
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.3/10 from 48,479 users   Metascore: 56/100
Reviews: 181 user | 208 critic | 24 from Metacritic.com

On a mission to rid society of its most repellent citizens, terminally ill Frank makes an unlikely accomplice in 16-year-old Roxy.

Director:

Watch Trailer
0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 22 titles
created 10 Sep 2011
 
a list of 40 titles
created 30 Sep 2012
 
a list of 33 titles
created 05 Nov 2012
 
a list of 29 titles
created 11 months ago
 
a list of 44 titles
created 3 months ago
 

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: God Bless America (2011)

God Bless America (2011) on IMDb 7.3/10

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

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of God Bless America.
1 win & 2 nominations. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Detachment (2011)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

A substitute teacher who drifts from classroom to classroom finds a connection to the students and teachers during his latest assignment.

Director: Tony Kaye
Stars: Adrien Brody, Christina Hendricks, Marcia Gay Harden
Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  

With the help of a German bounty hunter, a freed slave sets out to rescue his wife from a brutal Mississippi plantation owner.

Director: Quentin Tarantino
Stars: Jamie Foxx, Christoph Waltz, Leonardo DiCaprio
End of Watch (2012)
Crime | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

Shot documentary-style, this film follows the daily grind of two young police officers in LA who are partners and friends, and what happens when they meet criminal forces greater than themselves.

Director: David Ayer
Stars: Jake Gyllenhaal, Michael Peña, Anna Kendrick
Biography | Drama | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

In 1985 Dallas, electrician and hustler Ron Woodroof works around the system to help AIDS patients get the medication they need after he is himself diagnosed with the disease.

Director: Jean-Marc Vallée
Stars: Matthew McConaughey, Jennifer Garner, Jared Leto
Gran Torino (2008)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

Disgruntled Korean War veteran Walt Kowalski sets out to reform his neighbor, a Hmong teenager who tried to steal Kowalski's prized possession: a 1972 Gran Torino.

Director: Clint Eastwood
Stars: Clint Eastwood, Bee Vang, Christopher Carley
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

Will Hunting, a janitor at MIT, has a gift for mathematics but needs help from a psychologist to find direction in his life.

Director: Gus Van Sant
Stars: Robin Williams, Matt Damon, Ben Affleck
Hesher (2010)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

A young boy has lost his mother and is losing touch with his father and the world around him. Then he meets Hesher who manages to make his life even more chaotic.

Director: Spencer Susser
Stars: Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Devin Brochu, Natalie Portman
Comedy | Drama | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

An insurance salesman/adjuster discovers his entire life is actually a T.V. show.

Director: Peter Weir
Stars: Jim Carrey, Ed Harris, Laura Linney
Crime | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

A defense attorney has a crisis of conscience when he represents a wealthy client who has a foolproof plan to beat the system.

Director: Brad Furman
Stars: Matthew McConaughey, Marisa Tomei, Ryan Phillippe
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  

Lester Burnham, a depressed suburban father in a mid-life crisis, decides to turn his hectic life around after developing an infatuation for his daughter's attractive friend.

Director: Sam Mendes
Stars: Kevin Spacey, Annette Bening, Thora Birch
The Iceman (2012)
Biography | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

The true story of Richard Kuklinski, the notorious contract killer and family man. When finally arrested in 1986, neither his wife nor daughters have any clue about his real profession.

Director: Ariel Vromen
Stars: Michael Shannon, Chris Evans, James Franco
Biography | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

The true story of Captain Richard Phillips and the 2009 hijacking by Somali pirates of the US-flagged MV Maersk Alabama, the first American cargo ship to be hijacked in two hundred years.

Director: Paul Greengrass
Stars: Tom Hanks, Barkhad Abdi, Barkhad Abdirahman
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
...
...
Alison
...
Ava
...
Brad
...
...
Chloe's Dad
...
Chloe's Mom
...
Ed
...
Donna (as Lauren Phillips)
...
Tampon-Throwing Tuff Gurl
Kellie Ramdhanie ...
Melissa Tuff Gurl (as Kellie Marie Ramdhanie)
...
Steven Clark
...
...
American Superstarz Judge
Edit

Storyline

Loveless, jobless, possibly terminally ill, Frank has had enough of the downward spiral of America. With nothing left to lose, Frank takes his gun and offs the stupidest, cruelest, and most repellent members of society. He finds an unusual accomplice: 16-year-old Roxy, who shares his sense of rage and disenfranchisement. Written by Anonymous

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

Taking out the trash, one jerk at a time.

Genres:

Comedy | Crime

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for strong violence and language including some sexual sequences | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

| |  »

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

31 May 2012 (Russia)  »

Also Known As:

God Bless America  »

Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$27,308 (USA) (11 May 2012)

Gross:

$122,029 (USA) (6 July 2012)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

The book that Frank lends the receptionist (briefly) is "Pride and Prejudice and Zombies" by Jane Austen and Seth Grahame-Smith and cover by America's Got Talent semi-finalist Doogie Horner. See more »

Goofs

When the cop catches them sleeping he asks for registration and ID. When he hands it back it is only the ID with no registration. See more »

Quotes

Roxy: So you can kill a teenager, just not fuck one?
Frank: Yeah.
See more »

Crazy Credits

The character that tries to buy Roxy at the diner is listed as "The Pancake Eating Pedophile". See more »

Connections

References Taxi Driver (1976) See more »

Soundtracks

Put Your Hands In My Air
Written by Andy Paley, Aris Alvarado and Bobcat Goldthwait
Performed by Andy Paley and Aris Alvarado
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

See more (Spoiler Alert!) »

User Reviews

 
God Bless Arrogance and Stupidity!
7 April 2012 | by (Switzerland) – See all my reviews

I loved this movie. This is "The One" Feel-Good movie I've been missing since long time.

Each day and night after work or watching world and local TV news if you start feeling frustration because of stupidity of people, politicians, dictators, and pointless empty TV shows like the ones in this movie, you need something to calm yourself down.

This is a movie that takes all those rage and poison out of your mind and make you sleep well at night.

It is as satisfying as playing Doom in God Mode, just to shoot those Evils with that Shotgun or your shiny BFG9000, after those long, long meetings with stupid PowerPoint slide readers!

It is as satisfying as a long run in Castle Wolfenstein, bringing down those Nazis shouting Achtung, one by one, after a long night working after hours ... again!

It is as satisfying as scratching and slowly removing that crust off your healing wound. It hurts, tingles and your mind says stop, but you continue playing with it because feels so good!

This movie is like Daily Show on steroids! Take this movie as a medication to your frustrations and calm down.


234 of 304 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Green Day doesn't suck keithdwlng
Ironically... the real problem was Frank. bigheadrhino
Tedious and Annoying bdem
Frank hates judgmental people, yet he's one himself. andrewj-lee
The glaring problems with this movie phwoodbury
Interesting amalgam of different movies ViceChairmanOftheBoard
Discuss God Bless America (2011) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?