Blue first hits him over the head with a broken bottle then beats him to death with a wrench. Emboldened by his success Blue visits his supplier Lloyd Adrian Martinez and asks him to give him a kilo of cocaine. Enlisting the help of an overpriced lawyer Chris Noth , Leah finds herself deep in debt as she crosses all boundaries to get Blue back. The film had its world premiere at the on January 23, 2016. He instead helps her throw a rave with a cover charge in order to get it all. She also enlists Katie and Blue's friends to help move the rest of the coke, while at the same time telling Blue that George is representing him pro bono.
Equipped with platinum blonde hair and a winning smile, college girl Leah Morgan Saylor seeks out pleasure in any form. Cast Cast overview, first billed only:. You can't be coming straight and ask strangers like that. This is a roaring directorial debut from Elizabeth Woods, and quite the controversial, personal one at that.
After the rape Leah becomes silent and withdrawn, taking to her bed. In April 2016, acquired theatrical distribution rights to the film with a planned late summer-fall 2016 release. This occurs at about 54 mins. Within days, the two are selling dime bags to her boss Justin Bartha and his downtown friends and living the high life. Summer love crashes to a halt when Blue is arrested and Leah is left with a serious bag of his coke. The film was released on September 2, 2016.
It's an ugly and uneasy look at white privilege, and the self destruction of such a young, promising girl who just can't seem to stay away from taking the trip down the white brick road. The film was released on September 2, 2016 by. He tells her to return the kilo to Lloyd and explain the situation. She is surprised one day by Blue who arrives in her apartment and crawls into bed with her. He takes her to dinner where he explains that the legal system is unequal and white men who commit violent crimes are more likely to get off for their crimes than non-violent offenders like Blue. As Leah looks on, Blue silently realizes that she provoked the attack by not returning the coke.
She loosely based the film on her own life. Approaching her boss, Kelly Justin Bartha , Leah manages to sell a third of the kilo. She has two weeks before fall semester, and in between getting high with her roommate and snorting lines with her boss, she finds time to hit it off with a handsome, young Puerto Rican drug dealer named Blue. Leah decides to help him, telling him that she has the coke, so the police have no evidence. Le Baron Bouncer as Anthony Quarles Goofs Leah puts a cigarette in her mouth, tobacco end first, then tamps the same end down in a small pile of cocaine to get some in the cigarette? Does she sell it to save him or use it herself? Blue is arrested, watching Leah coldly as he's driven away. He is immediately arrested by an undercover cop as it turns out he's been set up.
Later she invites one of the men, Blue Brian Marc , into her apartment, who explains that while he's a coke dealer he refuses to do hard drugs. I just thought you guys maybe know were the hook is. Besides Morgan Saylor,the cast also includes Brian Marc, Justin Bartha, Adrian Martinez, India Salvor Menuez, Anthony Ramos, Ralph Rodriguez, Annabelle Dexter Jones, and Chris Noth. It was released on on December 2, 2016. Within days, the two are selling dime bags to her affluent white colleagues, collecting fast cash, and living the high life. I was wondering if you guys know where I can get some weed or anything? The two end up going to Leah's place where Leah soon passes out, intoxicated.
Leah promises George that she will get him the rest of the money but he tells her to forget about it. Instead, she finds a good-natured lawyer named George , intending to deal the coke to pay his fee. The party is a success but Leah takes too many drugs and wakes up alone with all the money gone. Between getting high with her roommate and snorting lines with her boss, Leah falls for Blue Brian Marc , a young man dealing drugs on her corner. He reveals that the lawyer managed to free him and credits Leah with saving his life. Leah picks up the kilo and quietly leaves with it.
While there he is approached by one of his regulars and goes outside to sell to him. It holds a 70% approval rating on review aggregator website , based on 40 reviews, with an average rating of 6. Getting on one knee he proposes to her, to which she doesn't give a clear answer. Walking down the street together Leah and Blue are surprised when Lloyd attacks them both, wanting his money.
One night, after they run out of pot she approaches a group of young Latino men on her corner asking them to sell her drugs. She invites him to a party thrown by the magazine she's interning for and Blue is indeed able to mark up his prices to the mostly white crowd. He's optimistic that they have a very good case. Lloyd agrees and Blue and Leah go to a restaurant for breakfast.