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Ghostbox Cowboy (2018)

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A dullard Texas entrepreneur reinvents himself as a cowboy in China's tech wild west, but finds himself at the mercy of corrupt American expats looking to reinvent him once more.

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John Maringouin

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Cast

Credited cast:
David Zellner ... Jimmy Van Horn
Specialist Specialist ... Himself
Robert Longstreet ... Bob
Vincent Xie Vincent Xie ... Himself
J.R. Cazet J.R. Cazet ... Johnny Mai Thai
Carrie Gege Zhang Carrie Gege Zhang ... Herself
Steve Musselman Steve Musselman ... Himself
Tax Ninja Tax Ninja ... Himself
Angelina Liu Angelina Liu ... Joanna
Nicholas Grgich Nicholas Grgich ... Ronnie
Nan Lin ... Donny
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Alan Chu ... Venture Capitalist
Christopher Fung Christopher Fung ... Venture Capitalist Jay
Larry Kitagawa ... Venture Capitalist
Li Li Li Li ... Event Planer
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A dullard Texas entrepreneur reinvents himself as a cowboy in China's tech wild west, but finds himself at the mercy of corrupt American expats looking to reinvent him once more.

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Country:

China | USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

14 December 2018 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Ecstasy of China White See more »

Filming Locations:

Shenzhen, Guangdong, China See more »

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Ghostbox Cowboy is the first American Independent feature shot entirely in communist China's tech sector. See more »

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Boring
2 February 2019 | by mljdarrowSee all my reviews

Boring and weird. I didn't get it. It felt like a documentary only with actors.


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