An unstable dad (Douglas) who after getting out of a mental institution tries to convince his daughter (Wood) that there's Spanish gold buried somewhere under suburbia. more
Release DateU.S.King of California was released on
Tuesday, January 29, 2008
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CompaniesFirst Look Pictures & 3 more
Rating MPAAPG-13 for some strong language, mature thematic elements and brief drug references
The comedy concerns a young girl whose teenage years are complicated by an eccentric and manic-depressive father who becomes obsessed with his belief that there's buried treasure in the San Fernando Valley.
Trivia & Production Notes
- Michael Cahill will be making his feature film directorial debut on the project. He is best known for his Faulkner Prize winning novel "A Nixon Man."