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R| 1 hr. 37 min.

Plot Summary
Runaway Jerri Blank returns home at the age of 47 ready to pick up where she left off. This means the ex-con and former drug addict is returning to high school as a freshman. Going through adolescent doldrums and temptations is tough enough for any student, but as a middle-aged drug abuser, Jerri discovers her return to education is more challenging than she ever imagined.

Cast: Amy Sedaris , Deborah Rush , Carlo Alban , Maria Thayer , Paul Dinello , Stephen Colbert , Chris Pratt , Elisabeth Harnois

Director: Paul Dinello

Genres: Comedy

Distributor: Warner Independent

Strangers with Candy (2005)

Release Date: June 28th, 2006|1 hr. 37 min.

critic reviews ( 3 )
fan reviews ( )
  • The best thing about Strangers With Candy is its relentlessness. It doesn't back off on its absurd humor, doesn't try to make sense and doesn't soft-pedal the characters. show more

  • Fans of the cult TV comedy Strangers with Candy may be happy to catch any sighting of the silly escapades of Amy Sedaris' middle-aged ex-con junkie. But purists will prefer the Comedy Central episodes to this uneven film. show more

  • I liked this movie better when it was called "Rock'n'Roll High School" and starred the Ramones and Mary Woronov. show more

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