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Cocked (2015)

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The Paxsons are a broken family working together - and against each other - in the most quintessentially American business, the business of guns.

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Samuel Baum, Sam Shaw
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Sam Trammell ... Richard Paxson
Jason Lee ... Grady Paxson
Laura Fraser ... Hannah
Dreama Walker ... Tabby
Blake Cooper ... Xander Paxson
Lili Reinhart ... Marguerite
Brian Dennehy ... Wade
David Andrews ... Clyde
Diora Baird ... Aubrey
Mark Christopher Lawrence ... Burt
Marc Evan Jackson ... Ken
Brandon Keener ... Breck
Mike Dopud ... Rayburn Spokesman
Kristina Shannon ... Macy
Karissa Shannon ... Stacy
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Emotionally armed, physically armed, and in the business of arming others, the Paxsons fight to save their family gun company and their individual sanity. From creators Samuel Baum (Lie To Me) and Sam Shaw (WGN's "Manhattan"), COCKED stars Sam Trammell ("rue Blood), Jason Lee (My Name is Earl), Brian Dennehy (Death of a Salesman), Laura Fraser (Breaking Bad), and Dreama Walker (Don't Trust the B----). Directed by Jordan Vogt-Roberts (Kong: Skull Island). Executive Producers are Samuel Baum and Erwin Stoff (13 Hours: The True Story of Benghazi). Written by Amazon Studios

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Comedy | Drama

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M
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The family's firearm company is named Paxson. The word 'pax' is actually the Latin word for peace. See more »

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The 4 Seasons - Winter
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Written by Antonio Vivaldi
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Really nothing special, but somewhat entertaining.
8 March 2015 | by rprince-832-6294See all my reviews

-Cocked (2015) TV movie review: -Cocked follows a father and son who own a failing gun company, and need the help of their son/brother to fix their promotional adds, but they have to fix their family relationship before they can work together.

-Only a few things make this movie not completely forgettable, so I will try to think of those by the end.

-I didn't really care for the story, and it had some trouble focusing.

-The pace was fine. It's only an hour.

-The acting is not great. It has some guy, some older guy, and Earl from My Name Is Earl, who all do fine, but there is nothing special.

-The characters are all somewhat easy to root for and like when they start to work things out, but until then you don't really like any of them.

-The music was odd. Very Coen Brothers, which worked.

-Some of the editing was very Wes Anderson, which I liked.

-I knew there were a few things! Cocked is nothing special and nothing new, but it is entertaining, somewhat. It might be worth watching on Netflix, if you want to see Earl shoot large automatic pistols through bottles as fruit in slow motion set to classical music. That was a cool scene.

-It is rated-R for some language, not a lot, some nudity, not a lot, but enough, and some drug use.


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USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

15 January 2015 (USA) See more »

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