Southland Tales Book 1: Two Roads Diverge by Richard KellyJune 30 2008. One of the worlds most famous actors has disappeared. Boxer Santaros awakens deep in the Nevada desert... alone, stricken with amnesia. He is rescued by a drifter named Fortunio Balducci, only to discover that the world around him has suddenly changed. America now stands on the brink of social, economic and environmental disaster... approaching the three-year anniversary of dual nuclear attacks on Texas soil. As Boxer struggles to regain his memory, his paths cross with a mysterious adult film star named Krysta now at the Nevada/California state line. Krysta reveals her psychic abilities to Boxer in the form of a prophetic screenplay that foreshadows the apocalypse...
Sign in. Watch now. A small wooden box arrives on the doorstep of a married couple, who know that opening it will grant them a million dollars and kill someone they don't know. A recounting of Domino Harvey 's life story. The daughter of actor Laurence Harvey turned away from her career as a Ford model to become a bounty hunter. A drama based on an ancient Chinese proverb that breaks life down into four emotional cornerstones: happiness, pleasure, sorrow and love. A businessman bets his life on a horse race; a gangster sees the future; a pop star falls prey to a crime boss; a doctor must save the love of his life.
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Southland Tales is a science fiction  comedy-drama thriller film  and the second film written and directed by Richard Kelly. Set in the then-near future of , as part of an alternate history , the film is a portrait of Los Angeles , and a satiric commentary on the military—industrial complex and the infotainment industry. Original music was provided by Moby. The film is an international co-production of the United States , Germany and France. The film premiered May 21, , at the Cannes Film Festival , where it was poorly received. The film opened in the United Kingdom on December 7,
Quite the opposite. The casting itself is fascinating. Kelly defended his unusual casting choices by arguing that these actors are way more versatile than they get credit for which is true. The director had a lot of cachet after Donnie Darko became a hit, and it would appear that he was in a place where he could do what he wanted, at least within reason. In , we live in Southland Tales.