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Sympathy for Delicious

Rating:R (for pervasive language, some drug content and nudity)
Genre:Comedy, Drama
Release Date:April 29, 2011
Running time:96 minutes
Cast:Juliette Lewis, Orlando Bloom, Mark Ruffalo, Laura Linney, John Carroll Lynch
Director:Mark Ruffalo
Writer:Christopher Thornton
Distributor:Maya Entertainment

Description: Forced to live out of his car on skid row, Dean meets Father Joe Roselli, a passionate young priest. Father Joe introduces Dean to the world of faith-healing, a way for him to begin his quest to walk again. He soon discovers that he possesses the otherworldly power to heal people, but in an odd twist of fate, he is utterly unable to heal himself. Despite Father Joe's warnings, Dean angrily decides to use his newfound gift for fame and fortune. He joins a rock band led by charismatic front man The Stain with bassist Ariel, and manager Nina Hogue. But his newfound notoriety is unable to cure the hurt that encompasses his life. To find true healing, Dean must ultimately confront his worst demons and come to terms with his own humanity.

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