Contact Us

Jennifer Hudson, Jordin Sparks Star in ‘The Inevitable Defeat of Mister and Pete’ Trailer

‘The Inevitable Defeat of Mister and Pete,’ a dramatic film featuring Jennifer Hudson, Jordin Sparks and Anthony Mackie in addition to a few others, is set to open in select theaters on Oct. 11. The trailer shows just how dramatic circumstances are in the flick.

The trailer centers around the disappearance of Hudson’s character, who plays a drug-addicted prostitute. Her child, 14-year-old Mister, has to struggle for food, avoid child protection services and fight other variables to survive in the Brooklyn projects. He’s joined by the abandoned 9-year-old Pete. The duo are played by Skylan Brooks and Ethan Dizon, respectively.

Mister has big dreams, but close to nothing goes his or Pete’s way throughout this entire trailer. He manages to get dissed by a pimp his mother works for, gets told his mother is on her way to jail and gets himself into a physical altercation. A movie title that includes ‘The Inevitable Defeat’ doesn’t exactly foreshadow a Disney-esque resolution to their problems either.

The project is a 2013 Sundance Film Festival selection directed by George Tillman, Jr. (‘Soul Food’) and co-produced by Alicia Keys. ’The Inevitable Defeat of Mister and Pete’ also features new music from the songstress as well.

Best of the Web

More From Around the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://thedrop.fm using your Facebook account.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on TheDrop.fm quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here.

Sign up for an account to comment, share your thoughts, and earn points to get great prizes.

Register on TheDrop.fm quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!