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Americans (2012)

A "Troglodyte" Republican (Kid Rock) and a "Commie" Democrat (Sean Penn) argue in a bar over the contentious presidential campaign, until a news report about the Iraq War inspires the two to unite as fellow Americans.

Director:

Jameson Stafford

Writers:

Kid Rock (story), Sean Penn (story) | 1 more credit »
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Credited cast:
Sean Penn ... Commie
Kid Rock ... Troglodyte
Bianca Sia ... Jamaican Girl (as Bianca Siavoshy)
Rod Simmons ... Newscaster
Shanna Collins ... Bartender
Tommy Reid ... Prius Salesman
Kris Page Kris Page ... Waiter
Lucas James Lucas James ... Groom in Tux
Michael Derek ... Groom in Dress
Kevin Taylor Kevin Taylor ... Gay Priest
Bill Ritchie Bill Ritchie ... Suspect Priest
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Barack Obama ... Self (archive footage)
Mitt Romney ... Self (archive footage)
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"Americans" is a short, public service film starring 'Sean Penn' and Kid Rock, directed by Jameson Stafford. The goal of the film is to tear down the one-dimensional political stereotypes portrayed by the media by confronting them head on. It reminds us that what really matters is that we're all Americans, with diverse thoughts, opinions and stances on issues. We are millions of unique, individual parts, the sum of which comprise a whole that is the shining beacon of freedom throughout the world. The film reminds us to be proud of our differences, and to never forget that we're all in this together as Americans. Written by Kid Rock

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Based on actual 'deep' political conversations between Kid Rock, a self proclaimed libertarian, and Sean Penn, a left-wing liberal, when they were next door neighbors. See more »

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American Bad Ass
Written by Kid Rock, James Hetfield and Lars Ulrich
Performed by Kid Rock
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

10 October 2012 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Filming Locations:

Malibu, California, USA

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16:9 HD
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