Looming over “Bad Words” is the potential it could have had, as is, were it released ten years ago. With its focus of R-rated behavior poking at the projected innocence of children, along with the couple of chromosomes that keep Bateman’s Trilby from being a Vince Vaughn character, this movie is certainly a product of the comedies that have sculpted out the manchild story in the past decade.
HollywoodChicago.com Hookup: 35 Pairs of Chicago Passes to ‘Straw Dogs’ With James Marsden, Kate Bosworth
CHICAGO – In our latest thriller edition of HollywoodChicago.com Hookup: Film, we have 35 admit-two passes up for grabs to the advance Chicago screening of the new film “Straw Dogs” starring James Marsden, Kate Bosworth, Alexander Skarsgård and James Woods!
“Straw Dogs” also features Dominic Purcell, Rhys Coiro, Billy Lush, Laz Alonso, Willa Holland, Walton Goggins, Anson Mount, Drew Powell, Kristen Shaw, Megan Adelle and Jessica Cook from writer and director Rod Lurie based on an earlier screenplay by David Zelag Goodman.
The film opens on Sept. 16, 2011. To win your free pass to the advance Chicago screening of “Straw Dogs” courtesy of HollywoodChicago.com, just answer our question below. That’s it! This advance screening is on Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2011 at 6:30 p.m. in downtown Chicago. Directions to enter this Hookup and win can be found beneath the graphic below.
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Here is the plot description for “Straw Dogs”:
David and Amy Sumner (James Marsden and Kate Bosworth) – a Hollywood screenwriter and his actress wife – return to her small hometown in the deep South to prepare the family home for sale after her father’s death. Once there, tensions build in their marriage and old conflicts reemerge with the locals including Amy’s ex-boyfriend, Charlie (Alexander Skarsgård), which leads to a violent confrontation.
The movie trailer for “Straw Dogs” can be watched now below.
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