Floundering

Overview

Noted independent film producer Peter McCarthy made his writing and directing debut (Angie Brown served as co-director) with this surreal comedy. John Boyz (James LeGros) is an aimless sad sack who is wandering Los Angeles in the wake of the 1992 riots. John is in an unclear state of mind; he can't find a job (and doesn't really want one), the IRS has confiscated his money, his girlfriend Jessica (Lisa Zane) is sleeping around, he can't figure out what the beautiful but mysterious Elle (Marzita Rivera) wants from...
See more details below
Available through our Marketplace sellers.
Other sellers (DVD)
  • All (2) from $6.02   
  • Used (2) from $6.02   
Close
Sort by
Page 1 of 1
Showing All
Note: Marketplace items are not eligible for any BN.com coupons and promotions
$6.02
Seller since 2008

Feedback rating:

(16553)

Condition:

New — never opened or used in original packaging.

Like New — packaging may have been opened. A "Like New" item is suitable to give as a gift.

Very Good — may have minor signs of wear on packaging but item works perfectly and has no damage.

Good — item is in good condition but packaging may have signs of shelf wear/aging or torn packaging. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Acceptable — item is in working order but may show signs of wear such as scratches or torn packaging. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Used — An item that has been opened and may show signs of wear. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Refurbished — A used item that has been renewed or updated and verified to be in proper working condition. Not necessarily completed by the original manufacturer.

Like New
Simitar Ent., 01/30/1998, DVD, Like New condition. DVD. Case Very Good. Quality guaranteed! In original artwork/packaging unless otherwise noted.

Ships from: Frederick, MD

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Canadian
  • International
  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
  • Express, 48 States
  • Express (AK, HI)
$6.99
Seller since 2014

Feedback rating:

(29)

Condition: Good
Yolanda Garc?a, Maritza Rivera, Eddie Baytos, Dolores Deluce, Jeremy Piven, Nina Siemaszko, John Cusack, Zander Schloss,... 01/30/1998 DVD Good 1995 Run time: 96. Connecting ... viewers with great movies since 1972. All used discs are inspected and guaranteed. Used discs may not include digital content. Customer service is our top priority! Read more Show Less

Ships from: Dallas, TX

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
  • Express, 48 States
  • Express (AK, HI)
Page 1 of 1
Showing All
Close
Sort by

Overview

Noted independent film producer Peter McCarthy made his writing and directing debut (Angie Brown served as co-director) with this surreal comedy. John Boyz (James LeGros) is an aimless sad sack who is wandering Los Angeles in the wake of the 1992 riots. John is in an unclear state of mind; he can't find a job (and doesn't really want one), the IRS has confiscated his money, his girlfriend Jessica (Lisa Zane) is sleeping around, he can't figure out what the beautiful but mysterious Elle (Marzita Rivera) wants from him, his drug-addicted brother Jimmy (Ethan Hawke) needs 3,000 dollars for a detox program, and police chief Merryl Fence (Nelson Lyon) is encouraging the citizens of L.A. to kill themselves. A stellar roster of actors and musicians appear in cameo roles, including John Cusack, Steve Buscemi, Billy Bob Thornton, Viggo Mortensen, Jeremy Piven, Dave Navarro, Dave Alvin, and Exene Cervenka.
Read More Show Less

Special Features

Cast biography; Production notes; DVD-ROM compatible; Movie factoids; Filmographies
Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • Release Date: 1/30/1998
  • UPC: 082551733828
  • Original Release: 1994
  • Rating:

  • Source: Simitar Ent.
  • Region Code: 0
  • Aspect Ratio: Pre-1954 Standard (1.33.1)
  • Presentation: Stereo
  • Sound: stereo
  • Language: English
  • Time: 1:37:00
  • Format: DVD

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
James LeGros John Boyz
John Cusack JC
Ethan Hawke Jimmy
Maritza Rivera Elle
Lisa Zane Jessica
Steve Buscemi Ned
Kim Wayans Unemployment Clerk
Sy Richardson Commander K
Ebbe Roe Smith Dougie
Billy Bob Thornton Gun Clerk
Nelson Lyon Chief Merryl Fence
Nina Siemaszko Gal
Jeremy Piven Guy
Alex Cox Photographer
Brian Wimmer Hunk
Bill Yaeger
Jo Harvey Allen Mom
Viggo Mortensen Homeless Man
Exene Cervenka Homeless Woman
Zander Schloss Catatonic Man
Tom Cortese Drug Dealer
Gary Gershaw Loan Officer
Bill Fishman Insurance Salesman
Theodore Raimi Sale Salesman
Ned Bellamy Phonebook
Mary Portser Suzie
Ed Pansullo Flower Vendor
Olivia Barash Ruthie
Doug Williams Freddie
Kelly Coffield Christi
Biff Yeager Dad
Del Zamora 2nd Crack Smoker
David H. Goodman Businessman
Rick Najera Good Samaritan
Dave Alvin Chauffeur
John Marshall Jones Bodyguard
Technical Credits
Angie Brown Director
Peter McCarthy Director, Editor, Producer, Screenwriter
Dody Dorn Editor
Greg Eliason Associate Producer
Denis Maloney Cinematographer
Jeanne McCarthy Casting
Lisa Monti Set Decoration/Design
Cecilia Montiel Production Designer
Kevin Morris Associate Producer
Pray for Rain Score Composer
Aletha Rodgers Musical Direction/Supervision
Keron Wheeler Costumes/Costume Designer
Read More Show Less

Scene Index

1. Nothing's Real.
2. Daydreaming.
3. Bad Day News.
4. More Bad News.
5. Dope.
6. Kidnapper.
7. Fall In Love.
8. Revelation.
Read More Show Less

Menu

1. Continuous Play: Floundering.
2. Random Access Scenes.
a. Film Facts.
b. Filmographies.
Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously