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Choke (2008 movie)

6 Ratings: 0.3
A movie directed by Clark Gregg

Not many movies about addiction and terminal illness can end up comedies, butChokepulls it off. Protagonist Victor Mancini (Sam Rockwell), a disgruntled, unrepentant sex addict, works at a cheesy colonial theme park, while his dying, addled mother Ida … see full wiki

Director: Clark Gregg
Genre: Comedy
Release Date: September 26, 2008
MPAA Rating: R
3 reviews about Choke (2008 movie)
Quick Tip by . May 21, 2010
Not nearly as great as the book, but hilarious nonetheless. I still recommend picking up the book!
review by . April 27, 2009
posted in Movie Hype
Pros: Anjelica Huston doesn't suck      Cons: Everything else does: plot, pacing, acting, but mainly terrible writing      The Bottom Line: If you've seen Fight Club and liked it, watch it again instead of Choke.  If you didn't like FC, then you will find reading a ceral box funnier.      Plot Details: This opinion reveals minor details about the movie''s plot. The film is based on the novel by the same name written …
review by . February 18, 2009
posted in Movie Hype
Choke is not a horrible film, it's also not a great film. There seems to be a fair amount of advertising or hype around this movie, and it just doesn't seem deserved.    The problem with Choke, it can't figure out if it's a big budget, high profile actor film, or an indie film. Angelica Houston turns in a fine performance as Victor's mother. Clark Gregg (Just Shoot Me and The New Adventures of Old Christine) does a decent job being a mean by the book character. Sam Rockwell, …
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