Pain and Suffering: A Legal Comedy (2017)

LENNY ROSEN is a struggling personal injury attorney. He gets a case that everyone else thinks is a stinker, but Lenny is convinced will get him a million dollar verdict and into the "Million Dollar Club".

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Paul Dansker

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Paul Dansker
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Credited cast:
Jas Anderson ... Juan
Summer Bills ... Hot Angel
Steve Boghossian ... Tuck
Daphne Bowers Daphne Bowers ... Juan's Mother
J.Stephen Brantley ... Dempsey
Luz Rosa Cordero Luz Rosa Cordero ... Juan's Sister
Jerry DiLeo ... Juror
Kevin Gilmartin ... Herman Siegel
Donna Hayes ... Setira James
Tamika Hernandez Tamika Hernandez ... Juan's Cousin
Ryan Hilliard ... Del Minton
Curtis Howard ... Danny Daytona
Bari Hyman ... Grandma
Ejyp Johnson ... Dr. LaFleur
Cindy Jordan-Meryll ... Gloria
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PAIN AND SUFFERING is a dark comedy focusing on dysfunction in personal injury law. It's the story of LENNY ROSEN, a struggling personal injury attorney, whose biggest goal is to get into the "Million Dollar Club", which means a winning verdict of at least a million dollars. One day, his boss, BERNIE BROOME, gives him a case that everyone else thinks is a stinker, but Lenny is convinced will get him into the Million Dollar Club. The case involves a teenager, JUAN, who was run over by a school bus and literally had part of his ass ripped off. No one wants to take responsibility - not the NY Board of Education, not the Transit Authority. Everyone blames Juan himself, until Lenny takes on the Sisyphean task of prosecuting and advocating for Juan. At the same time, LENNY has to juggle his insane, domineering GRANDPARENTS and his desperate-for-commitment girlfriend, ABBY. Ultimately, LENNY realizes that helping JUAN, a kid who is totally lost in the system and has no one looking out for ... Written by Heidi C. Bordogna

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USA

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English

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1 January 2017 (USA) See more »

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Brooklyn, New York, USA See more »

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5 June 2019 | by vfrfamSee all my reviews

THIS MOVIE NEEDS to be on DVD as soon as possible. A LOT of people are following Jake's career. WE love to own this movie. IF you can and if it is possible please put this on DVD and we can order it on AMAZON.COM. This movie looks so funny based on the trailer. Worthwhile watch. :)


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