• The Brass Teapot (2013)

The Brass Teapot

Release Date: April 5th, 2013

DVD Release Date: June 18th, 2013

R |1 hr 41 min

Plot Summary

A magical antique transforms a couple (Juno Temple, Michael Angarano) from hapless losers into instant winners. Each time they experience pain, the object fills with money.

Cast: Juno Temple, Michael Angarano, Alexis Bledel, Billy Magnussen, Alia Shawkat, Bobby Moynihan, Steve Park, Lucy Walters

Director: Ramaa Mosley

Genres: Dark comedy , Fantasy

Production Co: Atlantic Productions

Keywords: Transformation , Amusing

Ratings & Reviews

  • 50
    Frank ScheckThe Hollywood Reporter

    While its supernatural premise might have fueled a perfectly good Twilight Zone episode, The Brass Teapot strains to fill its feature-length running time. show more

  • 60
    Jordan HoffmanFilm.com

    Despite the numerous patchy moments The Brass Teapot by and large squeaks by as an enjoyable entertainment. show more

  • 50
    Joe MorgensternWall Street Journal

    Alice and John are good company — especially Alice, thanks to Ms. Temple's buoyant humor and lovely poignancy. The problem comes when the couple gets greedy, the gods grow angry and the tone turns dark. It doesn't stay dark, but getting back to the brightness is a painful process. show more

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