• Publication date: January 14, 2013

King Of The Corner

Leo is going through a mid-life crisis, with seemingly everything in his life working against him and threatening his peace. At work in product testing, his young assistant is stealing his ideas to give to his boss, his wife is near hysterical over their daughter, and his dying father has lost the will to live, but continues to drag on. Yet he will find help in the most unexpected of places...

Program data

Duration: 120

Production Year: 2004

MBC Max:

January 14, 2013 21:00 (KSA) ~ January 14, 2013 20:00 (CLT)

Directing, co-writing and starring in this comedy, Peter Riegert brings us the story of a middle-aged man who is going through a major crisis with seemingly everything in his life working against him and threatening to tear his peace apart.

Leo who works in product testing; finds that his young assistant Ed (Jake Hoffman) is stealing his ideas to give to his boss, his wife Rachel (Isabella Rossellini) is near hysterical over their daughter Elena (Ashley Johnson)and her relationship with a young delinquent, and on top of everything else his dying father Sol (Eli Wallach) has lost the will to live, but continues to drag on.

Yet somehow Leo will find help in the most unexpected of places...

Starring:

  • Peter Riegert
  • Isabella Rossellini
  • Eric Bogosian
  • Dominic Chianese
  • Beverly D'Angelo
  • Rita Moreno
  • Ashley Johnson
  • Eli Wallach
  • Jake Hoffman

Directed by:  Peter Riegert

Rating:  R for some language and sexual references.