Release date:May 11, 2012
Studio:MPI Media Group
Screenwriters:Jake Sandvig, Brian Crano
Starring:Jason Ritter, Jake Sandvig, Chandler Canterbury, Rebecca Hall, Carrie Preston
"A Bag of Hammers" revolves around the friendship of two charming grifters, Ben and Alan, played by Jason Ritter and Jake Sandvig. Ben and Alan have built a successful - though larcenous - business, posing as car valets, only to steal the vehicles instead of parking them. Because of their less-than-ideal childhoods and a “job” that allows them to remain likeable boyish rogues well into their 20’s, their penchant for crime is almost forgivable. However, everything changes when they meet a twelve-year-old boy named Kelsey. Neglected by his mother, Kelsey is drawn to Ben and Alan - and they to him - and eventually, Kelsey becomes part mascot, part protégé. His presence ultimately forces Alan and Ben to choose between a life of crime and fun (almost an extended childhood), and the opportunity to grow up and face the emotional consequences of being true adults.