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Not Yet Rated| 1 hr. 35 min.

Plot Summary
Numerous mishaps befall a would-be actress (Bonnie Loren) who has arrived in New York to do a screen test for a legendary director (Mario Van Peebles).

Cast: Bonnie Loren , Mario Van Peebles , Robert Gossett , Richard Franklin , Sayed Badreya , Ali Marsh , Joselin Reyes ,

Director: Michael Bergmann

Genres: Comedy

Distributor: Process Studio Theatre

Tied to a Chair (2009)

Release Date: May 27th, 2011|1 hr. 35 min.

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  • May 30, 2011 me00000000091523
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    A Surreal Comic Gem! Many critics have missed the boat on this one and because it’s quirky they’ve dished it as just another failed indie comedy. The fact is, this film is a surreal comedy and if you’re adventurous and want to see something unusual, not starring the pretty flavored actress of the month, check out Bonnie Loren’s performance in “Tied to a Chair”! Being a surreal comedy, the film doesn’t traffic in logic, rather, it delights in the unexpected image and scenario. Ms. Loren is delightfully true and real as a frustrated housewife who’s missed the boat for her dreams as an actress by marrying a snooty British gentleman who barely honors her thespian aspirations. Faster than you can say, “watch me” she turns her life around and catches that said boat to wherever it may take her….and it takes her into some very dicey waters. Loren carries the film, but all supporting players are spot on performance-wise and funny

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