The premise sounds a little far-fetched (screenplay is credited to Nick Damici and Graham Reznick) – certain Southern states secede from the Union and invade the lowly Brooklyn suburb of Bushwick in hopes of establishing a beachhead in Manhattan.
However, the filmmakers (Cary Murnion and Jonathan Milott are listed as directors) get a lot of bang for their buck, considering their overall budget would barely cover Johnny Depp’s coffee break.
But that premise? I mean, North vs. South? A second American Civil War? That couldn’t happen again, could it? Well, could it? Um …. could it?
This must have looked good on paper. But, seriously, guys, don’t you have something better to do with your time?
What the …….. oh, never mind!