‘American Dreamer’ Trailer: Jim Gaffigan Gets Dark in Child Kidnapping Thriller

/Film | 8/3/2019 | Hoai-Tran Bui
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It seems like rideshare drivers are all the rage in movies and TV these days, but where Stuber finds the comedy in it, American Dreamer shows the dark side.Actor/comedian Jim Gaffigan takes a dramatic turn as a cash-strapped rideshare driver who escorts a drug dealer on the side to make extra money. But when he’s driven to desperation, he decides to kidnap a drug dealer’s child, and things quickly go south from there. Watch the American Dreamer trailer below.

Jim Gaffigan may best be known for his stand-up specials and various guest appearances in comedy feature films, but the actor is attempting to expand his acting chops in a series of dramatic roles. In addition to a supporting role in the indie thriller Them That Follow (which is about a snake-handling religious sect), Gaffigan is taking the lead in American Dreamer, a film that sees him going dark as a desperate rideshare driver who resorts to the worst possible means to get cash fast. Banned from visiting...
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