Saving for the Day 

Joe Bell is a penny-pinching hermit saving for the day when his real life will begin. One day he's offered a chest filled with treasure by a cryptic old man known as, "The Clockmaker." ... See full summary »


John D. Nilles


John D. Nilles

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Credited cast, sorted by IMDb STARmeter:
Lily Gladstone ... Hostess
Travis W Bruyer ... Apocalyptic Cowboy
R.J. Parnell R.J. Parnell ... Ricardo
Stan Smith Stan Smith ... Cowboy Boss
Christian Ackerman ... Creepy Zombie / Sarge / Thunder Trooper / Dark Commander
Johanna Ciampa Johanna Ciampa ... Hipster Coat Checker #1 (scenes deleted)
Cheyenne Adamson Cheyenne Adamson ... Heath
Melissa Gee Melissa Gee ... Roman Goddess
Sibahn Doxey Sibahn Doxey ... Miss Corndog
Colette Keen Colette Keen ... Baker
Davey Ray Brannen Davey Ray Brannen ... Co-worker
Lindsey Zachariasen Lindsey Zachariasen ... Abbey
Tim Nydell Tim Nydell ... Zombie
Andy Shirtliff Andy Shirtliff ... Joseph 'Santiago' C. Bell
Jeff Medley Jeff Medley ... Kevin


Joe Bell is a penny-pinching hermit saving for the day when his real life will begin. One day he's offered a chest filled with treasure by a cryptic old man known as, "The Clockmaker." After giving the chest to Joe, the Clockmaker "accidentally" locks the chest. Joe must now go on a series of wacky & diverse adventures to find the key. Each adventure is a different genre. There are 15 genres in the film, including action-adventure, comedy, Western, romance, science-fiction, film noir, musical, and more. Joe is finally living life instead of saving. He makes new friends along the way and eventually finds the key on the necklace of a beautiful young woman named Abbey. He falls for her at first sight. However, his desires for her and the treasure are in direct conflict. After another series of dangerous adventures to save Abbey's life and recover the key, he must choose between the two. Written by Anonymous

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