It’s taken a while for Boots Riley’s Sorry to Bother You to get a UK release but we are finally there and the film has a brand new UK trailer.
Lakeith Stanfield (Atlanta) plays Cassius Green, a lackadaisical telemarketer who realizes he has the power to speak with a ‘white voice’ (voiced by David Cross). Armed with this new skill, he becomes a rising star at his company – much to the chagrin of his activist girlfriend, Detroit (Tessa Thompson).
At the top of the corporate ladder, Cash encounters the over-the-top personality of Steve Lift (Armie Hammer), a coke-snorting CEO who has a few disturbing secrets of his own.
Directed by Boots Riley, the film stars Lakeith Stanfield, Tessa Thompson, Jermaine Fowler.
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The film hits UK cinemas December 7th
Sorry to Bother You Official Synopsis
In an alternate reality of present-day Oakland, Calif., telemarketer Cassius Green finds himself in a macabre universe after he discovers a magical key that leads to material glory. As Green’s career begins to take off, his friends and co-workers organize a protest against corporate oppression. Cassius soon falls under the spell of Steve Lift, a cocaine-snorting CEO who offers him a salary beyond his wildest dreams.