The Sumo Wrestler (2012)

| Comedy, Drama
This is the story of an Israeli man, Jack, whose wife has been killed in a suicide bombing, leaving him in charge of two young daughters. Jack, on the verge of suicide, decides they need a ... See full summary »

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Amos Kollek

Writer:

Amos Kollek
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Cast

Credited cast:
Amos Kollek ... Jack
Karen Young ... Kathy
Meital Dohan ... Metal
Avigayeel Kollek Avigayeel Kollek ... Abby
Noaa Kollek Noaa Kollek ... Seagull
Gabriel Mejía Gabriel Mejía ... Zemo
Saskia Slaaf ... Carmen
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Sheila Anderson Sheila Anderson ... Woman on Street
Phillip Cardone Phillip Cardone ... Havok
Sunil Ghale Sunil Ghale ... Sunil
Darlene Hawkins Darlene Hawkins ... Female Mugger
Michael Levine Michael Levine ... Wedding Manager
Alex Maizus Alex Maizus ... Felix
Christophe Mendy Christophe Mendy ... Fighter
Michael Rahav Michael Rahav ... Building Manager
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This is the story of an Israeli man, Jack, whose wife has been killed in a suicide bombing, leaving him in charge of two young daughters. Jack, on the verge of suicide, decides they need a fresh start and moves the family to New York. He quickly meets, marries, and moves in with Kathy, a mother of four, to try to fill the void. It doesn't. He needs some quixotic pursuit to keep him going. Kathy's stepdaughter Carmen gives him an idea: Sumo Wrestling. With Jack training, the kids start getting into trouble, Carmen tries to seduce Jack, Kathy's at her wits end... the family is falling apart. With his first match approaching, what can Jack do to do save his life and save his family? Written by Anonymous

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Comedy | Drama

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Country:

Israel | USA

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Hebrew | English

Also Known As:

Lochem HaSumo See more »

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New York, USA See more »

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Budget:

$180,000 (estimated)
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