Honeydripper Poster

Release Date: December 28th, 2007

DVD Release Date: June 24th, 2008

PG-13|2 hr 3 min

Plot Summary
Faced with mounting debts and stiff competition from a rival nightclub and its newfangled jukebox, small-town Alabama club owner Tyrone Purvis (Danny Glover) and his partner Maceo (Charles S. Dutton) book rhythm-and-blues star Guitar Sam to save their failing venue, the Honeydripper. But when Sam doesn't show up on the appointed day, Tyrone must resort to increasingly desperate measures in his struggle to secure a last-minute replacement and keep the Honeydripper from closing its doors.

Cast: Danny Glover, LisaGay Hamilton, Yaya DaCosta, Charles S. Dutton, Vondie Curtis Hall, Gary Clark Jr., Stacy Keach, Ruben Santiago-Hudson

Director: John Sayles

Genres: Drama

Distributors: Emerging Pictures, Emerging Pictures

Keywords: Amusing, 1950s, Rise, Underdog

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