While it was a critical & commercial success (among the acclaim for the film was a "Two Thumbs Up" from Roger Ebert and Richard Roeper), it resulted in the feud between Sean Quinn and Rosco Cook, concerning a parallel productions of this film and Cook's Infaimous Cowerds, which was released 3 months before Vlokozu.
The short What Was Michael Vlokozu Like? played before the film.
- Jeptha Brewster as Michael Vlokozu
- Coty Hodges as young Michael Vlokozu
- Joey Simmons as younger Michael Vlokozu
- Jasmine Kospins as Laverne Vlokozu
- Fido as Susumu Mizushima
- Venus Olajumoke as Angélique Vlokozu
- JP Reeve as David Vlokozu
- Andrew Kayos as Hiroshi Kayos
- Ryota Ružička as Kato Ito
Vlokozu family members who make cameos
- David Vlokozu as a gardener
- Angélique Vlokozu as a member of a Senegalese immigrant family
- Laverne Vlokozu as an old woman reading a newspaper
The film was released on DVD on May 14, 2003. A edited version intended for playing in schools was sold through some educational film retailers.