A Black Comedy About White Trash Get ready for laughs the size of Texas when Olivia Newton-John, Beau Bridges, Bonnie Bedelia and Delta Burke lead an all-star cast in this twisted, white-trash tale "that pushes the 'fun' in dysfunctional" ('Jam! Movies'). The hilariously sordid details about a southern family surface with a vengeance when relatives converge for the funeral of "Grandma Peggy", who dies after tripping over her lover's wooden legs! Toss in a couple of feuding big-haired daughters, a jumpy aunt who just quit smoking (Beth Grant), the scorned neighbor from hell, and crazy, cross-dressing "Brother Boy" (Leslie Jordan)-and you've got an outrageous "train wreck you can't help but watch!" ('Chicago Tribune')

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Sordid Lives (2000)

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Comedy · 1h 51m · 5/3/2000

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A black comedy about white trash.

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A Black Comedy About White Trash Get ready for laughs the size of Texas when Olivia Newton-John, Beau Bridges, Bonnie Bedelia and Delta Burke lead an all-star cast in this twisted, white-trash tale "that pushes the 'fun' in dysfunctional" ('Jam! Movies'). The hilariously sordid details about a southern family surface with a vengeance when relatives converge for the funeral of "Grandma Peggy", who dies after tripping over her lover's wooden legs! Toss in a couple of feuding big-haired daughters, a jumpy aunt who just quit smoking (Beth Grant), the scorned neighbor from hell, and crazy, cross-dressing "Brother Boy" (Leslie Jordan)-and you've got an outrageous "train wreck you can't help but watch!" ('Chicago Tribune')

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Status

Released

Language

English

Country

United States

Production Company

Daly-Harris Productions

Revenue

$1,111,273
Part Of
Cast
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Olivia Newton-John

Bitsy Mae Harling
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Kirk Geiger

Ty Williamson
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Sarah Hunley

Juanita Bartlett
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Newell Alexander

Wardell 'Bubba' Owens
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Beau Bridges

G.W. Nethercott
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Earl Houston Bullock

Odell Owens (as Earl H. Bullock)
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Beth Grant

Sissy Hickey
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Delta Burke

Noleta Nethercott
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Leslie Jordan

Earl 'Brother Boy' Ingram
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Mitch Carter

Bumper
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Bonnie Bedelia

Latrelle Williamson
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Sharron Alexis

Sara Kaufman
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Ann Walker

LaVonda DuPree
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Mary Margaret Lewis

Ethel (as Mary-Margaret Lewis)
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Rosemary Alexander

Dr. Eve Bolinger
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Lorna Scott

Vera Lisso
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Dale Dickey

Glyndora
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Robert L. Stephenson

Crazy Preacher Man
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Carl Balton

Riley
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Jane George

Crying Mental Patient
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Sharyn Leavitt

Nurse Jackson
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Andrew Trosmans

Jason (as Andrew Hawkins)
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Beverly Nero

Theater Director
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Gloria LeRoy

Peggy Ingram
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Terry Brannon

Tom Ed
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Donna Hardy

Mrs. King (Organist) (as Dona Hardy)
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William Phipps

Rev. Barnes (as William Edward Phipps)
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Rona Newton-John

Ty's Therapist
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Carl Chase

Naked Men (Background Performers)
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Joel Craig

Naked Man
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Peter Dunaj

Naked Men (Background Performers)
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Tom O'Berg

Naked Men (Background Performers)
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Armando Sancho-Garza

Naked Men (Background Performers)
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Scott Sturgis

Naked Men (Background Performers)
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Matt Leavitt

Bar Musicians (Background Performers)
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David Frazer

Bar Musicians (Background Performers)
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Larry Dean

Bar Musicians (Background Performers)
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Adam Feierstein

Mental Institution Orderly
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Makenna Cowgill

Smiling Baby
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Dr. Wayne Peavey

Songleader
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Robert Lewis Stephenson

Crazy Preacher
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Ronnie Claire Edwards

Funeral Guest (uncredited)
Crew
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Del Shores

Director
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Del Shores

Writer
Disc Releases
Disc Title Front Cover

Sordid Lives

(DVD, Slip Case)

1/11/2011

Disc Title Front Cover

Sordid Lives

(DVD)

Disc Title Front Cover

Sordid Lives

(Blu-ray, Keep Case (HD, Low))

9/30/2014

Disc Title Front Cover

Sordid Lives

(DVD)

2/18/2003

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