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Mikey Saber is a washed-up porn star who returns to his small Texas hometown, not that anyone really wants him back.

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Mikey
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Lexi
Brenda Deiss ...
Lil
Sophie ...
Sophie
Vickie Pearce ...
Manager #1
Bashir Abboud ...
Manager #2
Kevin Cavanaugh ...
Manager #3
Caressa Garza ...
Manager #4
Marlon Lambert ...
Ernesto
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Leondria
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June
Melary Jones ...
Leondria's Friend#1
Najeeb Hassan ...
Quick Stop Clerk
Leigh Ann Welch ...
Leondria's Friend #2
Debra Johnson ...
Yard Sale Seller
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Lonnie
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Dancer #1
Curt Smith ...
Club DJ
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Strawberry
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Ms. Phan
Andrew Carter ...
Hungry Hard Hat #1
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Hungry Hard Hat #2
Daniel Gonzalez ...
Hungry Hard Hat #3
Robert Gonzales ...
Hungry Hard Hat #4
Zachary Kemp ...
Hungry Hard Hat #5
Efrain Avendaño ...
Hungry Hard Hat #6
Shawn Harper ...
Hungry Hard Hat #7
David Maxwell ...
Lonnie's Dad
Nate Venz ...
Buff Veteran (as Nathan Venz)
Anthony Carvelli ...
Blonde Veteran
Parker Bigham ...
Nash
Brandy Kirl ...
Nash's Mother
Dustin Hart ...
Nash's Father
Allison Fuller ...
Homeowner
Dimitri Manetas ...
Club Owner
Roza Kastis ...
Club Worker
Nirvana ...
Dancer #2
Karren Karagulian ...
Arash
Darinda Fuller ...
Interviewee
Lindsey Fuller ...
Studio Reporter (as Lindsay Fuller)
Elisa Silva ...
Reporter
Gary Fuller ...
Attorney
Seward B. Lott ...
June's Friend 'B'
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Marcus - Store Patron (uncredited)

Directed by

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Sean Baker ... (directed by)

Written by

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Sean Baker ... (written by) &
Chris Bergoch ... (written by)

Produced by

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Sean Baker ... producer (produced by)
Glen Basner ... executive producer
Ben Browning ... executive producer
Alex Coco ... producer (produced by)
Alison Cohen ... executive producer
Milan Popelka ... executive producer
Samantha Quan ... producer (produced by)
Alex Saks ... producer (produced by)
Jackie Shenoo ... executive producer
Shih-Ching Tsou ... producer (produced by)
Mariela Villa ... associate producer
Erin Yarbrough ... associate producer

Cinematography by

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Drew Daniels ... (cinematography by)

Film Editing by

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Sean Baker ... (edited by)

Editorial Department

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Mario Allen ... dailies producer: FotoKem nextLAB
Alastor Arnold ... digital intermediate colorist: FotoKem Creative Services
Leena Gundapaneni ... digital intermediate producer: FotoKem Creative Services
Claire Iannelli ... digital intermediate editor: FotoKem Creative Services
Willie J. Lawton ... dailies colorist: FotoKem nextLAB (as Willie Lawton)
Mike Melendi ... assistant editor
Matt Miller ... assistant editor (as Matthew D. Miller)
Brandon Robbins ... operator: FotoKem nextLAB
Justin Ferk ... assistant editor (uncredited)

Casting By

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Sean Baker

Production Design by

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Stephonik

Set Decoration by

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Stephonik

Makeup Department

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Samantha Quan ... key makeup artist
Matthew W. Mungle ... prosthetic supplier (uncredited)

Production Management

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Alex Coco ... post-production supervisor
Jackie Shenoo ... unit production manager

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director

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Alex Coco ... first assistant director

Art Department

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Stephonik ... property master

Sound Department

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Roberto Dominguez Alegria ... foley mixer
Alex Altman ... production sound mixer
Michael Baird ... dialogue editor
Sean Baker ... sound designer: Esho Sound
Greg Brown ... dialogue editor
Paul Timothy Carden ... dialogue editor
Jo Caron ... foley mixer
Ugo Derouard ... sound effects editor: Esho Sound
Guy Francoeur ... foley artist
Thomas Garant ... foley assistant
Justin M. Green ... assistant sound editor
Andy Hay ... re-recording mixer: Esho Sound (as Andrew Hay) / supervising sound editor: Esho Sound (as Andrew Hay)
Armin Karbaf ... adr recordist
Adam Kopald ... sound effects editor: Esho Sound
Mehrnaz Mohabati ... adr recordist / adr supervisor
Nick Pavey ... foley editor
Christopher Pentecost ... sound effects editor: Esho Sound
Monique Reymond ... foley artist
Logan Romjue ... dialogue editor
D. Chris Smith ... sound effects editor: Esho Sound
John Warrin ... re-recording mixer: Esho Sound / sound designer: Esho Sound / supervising sound editor: Esho Sound
Christopher T. Welch ... dialogue editor
Sabbir Hasan ... musician: singer (uncredited)

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Aarif Attarwala ... flame artist: The-Artery
John J. Budion ... visual effects supervisor: The-Artery
Jean-Francois Burdin ... visual effects compositor: Stiban VFX
Firas Chadid ... I/o visual effects editor: Stiban VFX
Rachel Evans ... visual effects coordinator: The-Artery
Raisa Fraiman ... visual effects coordinator: Stiban VFX
Fayis Ismail ... visual effects compositor: Stiban VFX
Jeril Joseph ... visual effects compositor: Stiban VFX
Sherwyn Lawrence ... senior visual effects compositor: Stiban VFX
Thurman Martin III ... visual effects producer: The-Artery
Nidhin ... visual effects compositor: Stiban VFX (as Nidhin C)
Jesper Nybroe ... flame artist: The-Artery
Sahil P. ... visual effects coordinator: Stiban VFX
Laura Pino ... visual effects compositor: Stiban VFX
Latheesh Puthiyottil ... visual effects compositor: Stiban VFX
Amir Saqr ... visual effects compositor: Stiban VFX (as Amir Saqer)
John Shafto ... flame artist: The-Artery
Vico Sharabani ... visual effects supervisor: The-Artery
Sam Stiban ... visual effects producer: Stiban VFX
Deborah Sullivan ... visual effects executive producer: The-Artery
Alan Thomas ... visual effects compositor: Stiban VFX
Eldho Thomas ... visual effects compositor: Stiban VFX (as Eldho Joseph)
Robi Thomas Vizhayil ... visual effects supervisor: Stiban VFX
Haris Vk ... visual effects compositor: Stiban VFX (as Haris V K)
Jacob Williams ... flame assist: The-Artery
Jeff Yoo ... flame assist: The-Artery
Justin Ferk ... visual effects supervisor (uncredited)

Stunts

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Sean Baker ... precision driving
Alex Coco ... precision driving

Camera and Electrical Department

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Chris Hill ... gaffer / key grip
Chris Hill ... gaffer
Adam Lichtenberger ... second assistant camera
Bob Lietz ... stock footage provider: Advertising Concepts of America
Jesse Vielleux ... first assistant camera

Casting Department

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Shih-Ching Tsou ... additional casting

Costume and Wardrobe Department

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Shih-Ching Tsou ... costume supervisor / key set costumer

Location Management

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Alex Coco ... location manager

Music Department

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Matthew Hearon-Smith ... music supervisor
Roman Molino Dunn ... composer: additional music (uncredited)
Jeremiah Kohn ... music producer (uncredited)
Jackey Mishra ... music (uncredited)

Script and Continuity Department

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Shih-Ching Tsou ... continuity

Additional Crew

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Matthew Aizenstadt ... vice president: business and legal affairs, Filmnation
Stefanie Bert ... vice president: television, Filmnation
Adriana Bolanos ... senior staff accountant: finance and accounting, Filmnation
Boonee ... emotional support animal
Abraham Briones ... staff accountant: finance and accounting, Filmnation
Bunsen ... emotional support animal
Casey Calvert ... consultant
Rob Carney ... senior vice president: international sales, Filmnation
Nike Doukas ... accent coach
Malak El-Gonemy ... development assistant: Tv, UK, Filmnation
Bryan Ellis ... coordinator: international sales, Filmnation
Cat Fisher ... marketing: Filmnation
Ashley Fox ... head of production: Filmnation
Hannah Getts ... television: Filmnation
Maricela González ... coordinator: business and legal affairs, Filmnation
Stephani Green ... assistant accountant
Roger Gregory ... vice president: strategic planning and finance, Filmnation
Monique Horn ... vice president: finance and accounting, Filmnation
Carmen Irabien ... manager: publicity, Filmnation
Michael A. Jackman ... executive vice president: post production and worldwide delivery, Filmnation
Melissa Kimbro ... consultant
Alice Laffillé ... vice president: international sales, Filmnation
Scott Lyons ... consultant
Kirstie MacDonald ... creative head: TV, UK, Filmnation
Alyssa Martino ... vice president: podcasting, Filmnation
Meatball ... emotional support animal
Pablo Mejia ... production assistant
Camile O'Briant ... vice president: operations, Filmnation
Amy Omar ... manager: business and legal affairs, Filmnation
Heta Paarte ... marketing and distribution: Filmnation
Robert B. Peck ... chief financial officer: stock footage provided by
Justin Penman ... post production accountant: Trevanna Post
Juliana Piccillo ... consultant
Pauline Piechota ... senior vice president: distribution, Filmnation
Samantha Quan ... acting coach
Rex ... emotional support animal
Brittney Rodriguez ... production assistant
Ruby ... emotional support animal
Courtney Saladino ... vice president: television, Filmnation
Selena Saldana ... vice president: publicity, Filmnation
Rachel Schneider ... post production accountant: Trevanna Post
Theo Scholfield ... development editor: TV, UK, Filmnation
Leon Shen ... vice president: distribution, Filmnation
Elizabeth Siegal ... physical production executive: Filmnation
Oriana Small ... consultant
Tory Smith ... worldwide delivery: Filmnation
Spaghetti ... emotional support animal
Sarah Vacchiano ... vice president: business and legal affairs, Film-nation
Mariela Villa ... production coordinator
Erin Yarbrough ... production coordinator
James Yen ... production payroll
Peggy Yen ... production accountant
Stefan Zorich ... senior vice president: worldwide delivery, Filmnation
Kate Cavendish ... publicist (uncredited)
Lon Haber ... publicist (uncredited)
Reinier Martínez ... assistant (uncredited)
William Michael Redman ... audio description narrator (uncredited)
Edwin Steinfeld ... manager: accounting and finance (uncredited)

Thanks

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Eric Eckstein ... thank you
Roger Harkavy ... thank you
Matthew Huffman ... thank you
Kurt Leitner ... the producers wish to thank
Robin Lippett ... the producers wish to thank
Ornella Muti ... thanks
Jeffrey Penman ... thank you
Paul Rachman ... thank you
Josh Sussman ... thank you

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Storyline

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Plot Summary

Finding himself down and out in Los Angeles, ex porn star Mikey Saber decides to crawl back to his hometown of Texas City, Texas, where his estranged wife and mother-in-law are living. Just as this dysfunctional family seems to be making things work, Mikey meets a young woman named Strawberry working the cash register at a local doughnut shop. He falls right back into his old habits.

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Also Known As
  • Красная ракета (Russia)
  • Червона ракета (Ukraine)
  • 레드 로켓 (South Korea)
  • Vörös rakéta (Hungary)
  • Punane rakett (Estonia)
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Runtime
  • 130 min
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Budget $1,100,000 (estimated)

Did You Know?

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Trivia Simon Rex accepted the role directly from director Sean Baker, who does not like to deal with agents. Rex's agent did not know he was involved in the film until after he completed filming. See more »
Movie Connections References The Fast and the Furious (2001). See more »
Soundtracks Bye Bye Bye See more »
Crazy Credits There is no music over the end credits, only the sounds of the ocean, the wind and the seagulls. See more »
Quotes Lexi: Homeless. Suitcase. Pimp.
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