Maggie’s Character: Sherry Swanson
Release Date: 25 January 2006 (USA)
Directed By: Laurie Collyer
Screenwriter: Laurie Collyer
MPAA Rating: Rated R for strong sexuality, nudity, language and drug content.
Runtime: 96 min.
Box Office #’s: here
Brad William Henke
Sherry Swanson returns home to New Jersey after serving a three year prison sentence. Eager to reestablish a relationship with her young daughter, Sherry soon discovers that coming back to the world she left behind is far more difficult than she had planned.
From the Gallery
- Ryan Simpkins lost four teeth on the set of Sherrybaby.
Dean Walker: Go ahead little sister. Don’t be shy.
Sherry Swanson: Ahm, I’m Sherry, I’m a addict.
[Entire group says, Hi, Sherry]
Sherry Swanson: Ah, I’ve got 2 and 1/2 years clean… I got clean in prison. And I’ve been out for 4 days and… I feel like using so bad! From the ages of 16 to 22, heroin was the love of my life. I mean, I had a daughter and I never even took care of her. And I wanna take care of her… but I gotta… stay clean so I’m just here… to stay clean and… that’s all I got.
[Dean is waking Sherry up after having cleaned her up the night before and put her on the couch to sleep it off]
Sherry Swanson: I want my baby back, Dean. I WANT Alexis!
Dean Walker: You know, if you stop talking so much about what you want… stop being so selfish… maybe what you want will come to you on its own.
Sherry Swanson: I’m just mad, cause I suck.