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California Solo (2012)

Not Rated | | Drama | 25 January 2012 (USA)
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A former Britpop rocker who now works on a farm gets caught driving drunk and faces deportation after living in Los Angeles for many years. His efforts to stay in the U.S. force him to confront the past and current demons in his life.

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Marshall Lewy

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Marshall Lewy
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Cast

Credited cast:
Danny Masterson ... Paul
Robert Carlyle ... Lachlan MacAldonich
Kathleen Wilhoite ... Catherine
A Martinez ... Warren
William Russ ... Rusty
Michael Des Barres ... Wendell
Patrick Gallagher ... Ice Officer
Anna Khaja ... Anna
Brad Greenquist ... Piper
Ella Joyce ... Carol
Niko Nicotera ... Nick
Hal Landon Jr. ... Farmer
Alexia Rasmussen ... Beau
Ping Wu ... Judge
S. Scott McCracken ... Clubber (as Sean McCracken)
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A former Britpop rocker who now works on a farm gets caught driving drunk and faces deportation after living in Los Angeles for many years. His efforts to stay in the U.S. force him to confront the past and current demons in his life.

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Genres:

Drama

Certificate:

Not Rated | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

25 January 2012 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Калифорнийское соло See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$200,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$3,412, 2 December 2012

Gross USA:

$15,433

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$15,433
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Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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California Solo
Music and Lyrics by Adam Franklin
Performed by Adam Franklin and Robert Carlyle
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The World Needs More Movies Like This!
29 August 2019 | by m1965See all my reviews

Why can't all movies be like this? I guess if they were, nothing would be special.

California solo is all about great writing, acting and direction. It is truly special.

No gimmicks, slick Hollywood tricks - just great dialog, direction and acting.

If you're a musician, you'll love this movie. If you're HUMAN you'll love this movie!

Highly recommended.


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