October 18, 2013
Studio: RLJ Entertainment, Image Entertainment
Director: Diablo Cody
MPAA Rating: PG-13 (for sexual material, substance abuse, some language and thematic elements)
Screenwriter: Diablo Cody
Starring: Holly Hunter, Nick Offerman, Russell Brand, Julianne Hough, Octavia Spencer
Copyright Holder: N/A
Writer-director Diablo Cody (Academy Award® winner for Best Screenplay, Juno, 2007) delivers this hilarious tale of innocence lost and paradise found, starring Julianne Hough (Safe Haven), Octavia Spencer (Academy Award™ winner for Best Supporting Actress, The Help, 2011) and Russell Brand, Get Him to the Greek). After a nearly fatal accident, 21-year-old Lamb Mannerheim (Hough) is beginning to realize that the world is much bigger than her small, God-fearing Montana town. Armed with a big, fat insurance payout and a checklist of untried sins, there’s only one place for her first taste of temptation…Las Vegas! Now this wide-eyed, innocent girl will have to navigate the bright lights, seedy bars and dark alleys of “Sin City.” And, with the help of a few new friends (Brand and Spencer), Lamb just might survive her strange adventure and discover what it means to really live. Holly Hunter (Academy Award winner™, Best Actress, The Piano, 1993) and Nick Offerman (TV’s “Parks and Recreation”) also star in this oddball odyssey of lost souls, broken faith and cheap cocktails…a true journey of the heart.