2018 – Sorry to Bother You

Steven as Squeeze

Directed by: Boots Riley
Written by: Boots Riley
Produced by: Nina Yang Bongiovi, Forest Whitaker, Charles King
Production year: 2017
Original release: July 6, 2018 (USA)
Running time: 1 hour, 45 minutes
Other cast: Lakeith Stanfield, Tessa Thompson, Jermaine Fowler
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In a dystopian, not-too-distant future, black telemarketer Cassius Green discovers a magical key to professional success, propelling him into a macabre universe of material glory. As his friends and co-workers organize in protest of corporate oppression, Cassius falls under the spell of his company’s cocaine-snorting CEO Steve Lift, who offers him a salary beyond his wildest dreams.