GOOK Opens in Theaters Starting August 18!

Samuel Goldwyn Films has just released the new theatrical poster for the award winning Sundance film GOOK -  a Justin Chon Film.  The film will be released in theaters across the US beginning on August 18 in Los Angeles and other cities to follow.  


Friday, August 18th , 2017
Los Angeles, CA at the Arclight Hollywood and Regal LA LIVE Stadium 

Friday, August 25, 2017
New York, NY at the Regal Union Square 14
Anaheim, CA at the Edwards Anaheim Hills 14
Berkeley, CA at the Landmark Shattuck Cinemas
San Francisco, CA at the Alamo Drafthouse New Mission
San Diego, CA at the Edwards Mira Mesa Stadium 18 IMAX & RPX
Washington DC at the Regal Majestic 20 & IMAX
Atlanta, GA at the Regal Atlantic Station  Stadium 16 & IMAX
Honolulu, HI at the Regal Theaters Dole Cannery Stadium 18 & IMAX
Las Vegas, NV at the Regal Village Square Stadium 18
Portland, OR at the Regal Fox Tower Stadium 10
Houston, TX at the Edwards Greenway Grand Palace Stadium 24 & RPX
Seattle, WA at the Regal Meridian 16
Irvine, CA at the Edwards University Town Center 6


Director/Writer : Justin Chon

Producers: James Yi and Alex Chi

Starring: Justin Chon (Twilight; Revenge of the Green Dragons), Simone Baker, David So, Curtiss Cook, Jr. (Naz & Maalik), Sang Chon and Ben Munoz

Synopsis: Eli and Daniel are two Korean-American brothers who own a struggling shoe store in South Los Angeles and have a unique and unlikely friendship with a young 11 year-old African-American girl, Kamila.  The film is set on the first day of the LA RIOTS on April 29, 1992 forcing the three of them to defend their store while contemplating the future of their own personal dreams and the meaning of family. 

Language: English            

Runtime: 94 Minutes

Sundance Film Festival 2017 – Audience Award Winner
CAAM Fest San Francisco – Audience Award Winner & Honorable Mention Jury Award
Houston Asian American Film Festival – Grand Jury Prize – Best Film
Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival – Grand Jury Prize – Best Film; Audience Award; Best Director; Best Actress – Simone Baker
Las Vegas Film Festival – Grand Jury Prize – Best Film
Chicago Asian American Showcase; 
San Diego Asian American Film Festival Spring Edition; 
Hawaii International Film Festival Spring Edition; 
Seattle International Film Festival; 
Independent Film Festival Boston; 
Montclair Film Festival; and