Rid of Me

Release date:November 18, 2011

Studio:Phase 4 Films, Submarine

Director:James Westby

MPAA Rating:N/A


Starring:Katie O'Grady, Art Alexakis, Theresa Russell

Genre:Drama, Comedy

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Plot Summary:

From writer/director James Westby ("Film Geek," "The Auteur") comes "Rid of Me," a black comedy that follows Meris, an awkward young woman trying too hard to perfect her marriage, amongst a new group of friends. With a breakthrough lead performance by Katie O'Grady, and an ensemble that includes Art Alexakis (of Everclear) and Theresa Russell ("Black Widow," "Bad Timing"), "Rid of Me" follows Meris' rejection from the cool crowd down a path towards truth and salvation which includes a job at a local candy shop, a group of punk friends, community gardening and a newfound love for Cambodian rock music.