Grand Jury Prize ~ Dramatic
Sundance Film Festival
An outrageous satire...audiences will know they've seen something provocative, funny, impolite, meaningful and aimed squarely at the 2018 zeitgeist.
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Sorry to Bother You

In an alternate present-day version of Oakland, black telemarketer Cassius Green (Lakeith Stanfield) discovers a magical key to professional success which propels him into a macabre universe of "powercalling" that leads to material glory. But the upswing in Cassius' career raises serious red flags with his girlfriend Detroit (Tessa Thompson), a performance artist and minimum-wage striver who's secretly part of a Banksy-style activist collective. As his friends and co-workers organize in protest of corporate oppression, Cassius falls under the spell of his company's cocaine-snorting CEO Steve Lift (Armie Hammer), who offers him a salary beyond his wildest dreams.

Played at

Music Hall, 9.14.18 - 9.20.18
Playhouse 7, 7.13.18 - 8.23.18
NoHo 7, 7.13.18 - 8.16.18
Rated R Closed Captioning Available Closed Captioning Available
Runtime: 111 min
Language: English

  • Nominee, Grand Jury Prize ~ Dramatic, Sundance Film Festival
FEATURED REVIEW: Peter Travers, Rolling Stone
Oakland-based rapper Boots Riley scores a knockout debut as a director with 'Sorry to Bother You,' a no-mercy satire that gets up in your face, breaks all the rules – and then invents new rules so it can break them too. Did you expect any less from the leader of the politically...