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Jack and His Friends (1992)

Jack is a middle aged, overweight shoe store owner with a secure upper middle class lifestyle, including a beautiful, demanding trophy wife. When Jack "runs into" Rosie and Louie, small ... See full summary »

Director:

Bruce Ornstein

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Bruce Ornstein (story), Elle Kamihira (story) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Credited cast:
Paul Barry Paul Barry ... Pep
Alison Fraser ... Marianne
Allen Garfield ... Jack
Paul Hecht Paul Hecht ... Tom
Marlon Hoffman ... Driver
Judy Reyes ... Rosie
Jeremy Roberts ... Paul
Sam Rockwell ... Louie
Barry Snider Barry Snider ... Sheriff Wylie
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Jack is a middle aged, overweight shoe store owner with a secure upper middle class lifestyle, including a beautiful, demanding trophy wife. When Jack "runs into" Rosie and Louie, small time criminals on the run from the law, they kidnap Jack in order to use his off-season, deserted vacation house as a temporary hideout. A thoroughly bizarre and surprising weekend unfolds, full of revelations and reassessments. Written by Liora P

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Genres:

Comedy

Certificate:

R
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

10 September 2002 (Germany) See more »

Also Known As:

Liebe, Hass und Impotenz See more »

Filming Locations:

Sag Harbor, New York, USA

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Budget:

$1,000,000 (estimated)
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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color
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Sam Rockwell is the best part
15 August 2000 | by lyndsay1See all my reviews

I agree with the first person to leave feedback, the starring role is the major downfall of the movie. Some of his dialogue was humorous but there was too little. Sam Rockwell stands out, and in my opinion is the most humorous part of the movie. Jeremy Roberts has his moments too as Jack's former island friend, who shows up at his house to rob him.


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