|Balls to the Wall|
|Directed by||Penelope Spheeris|
|Written by||Jason Nutt|
|Starring|| Joe Hursley |
|Music by||William Ross|
Balls to the Wall is a 2011 American comedy film written by Jason Nutt and directed by Penelope Spheeris. The film had its premiere at the Newport Beach Film Festival on April 30, 2011.
An engaged guy is forced by his future father-in-law to take a side job moonlighting as an exotic dancer in order to pay for an extravagant wedding neither of them can afford.
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