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Generally unfavorable reviews - based on 11 Critics

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Mixed or average reviews- based on 6 Ratings

Summary: BOOTED OUT of his house for being gay, Ethan Mao, 18, survives on the street as a hustler selling sex to older men. He meets Remigio, 19, a drug dealer and hustler, who befriends Ethan and takes him in. After being tipped off by his younger brother that his family is going on a day trip on Thanksgiving Day, Ethan asks Remigio for a ride to his family house to get some of his belongings. Ethan and Remigio break into Ethan's family house, but are caught in the act and have no choice other than to hold his parents hostage. In the following increasingly desperate hours, Ethan, his family and Remigio are forced to confront their unresolved conflicts between each other. As the tension between Ethan and his family escalates, their inner demons and family secrets unravel in this suspenseful drama.
Runtime: 87 min
Production: Margin Films
Genres: Drama, Thriller
Countries: USA, Canada
Language: English
Home Release Date: Sep 20, 2005
Director Credit
Quentin Lee Director
Writer Credit
Quentin Lee Writer
Cast Credit
Dana Pan Ethan's Mom
David Tran Noel Mao
Erik Robinson Rich Man
Gregory Paul Daniels Unseen Man
Jayne Taini Waitress
Jerry Hernandez Remigio
Julia Nickson Sarah Mao
Jun Hee Lee Ethan Mao
Kevin Kleinberg Josh
Mary Gilbert Mrs. Harvisham
Michael Mesirow Voice Of Sheriff Black
Raymond Ma Abraham Mao
René St. Leon Teenage Boy
Producer Credit
Ernesto Foronda Associate Producer
Joan Huang Associate Producer
Julie Asato Associate Producer
Quentin Lee Producer
Stanley Yung Producer Movie title data, credits, and poster art provided by: