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Sam the Man (2001)

TV-MA | | Comedy, Drama, Romance | February 2001 (USA)
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Fisher Stevens ... Sam Manning
Annabella Sciorra ... Cass
Alex Porter Alex Porter ... Saxophone Player
John Slattery ... Maxwell Slade
Annika Peterson ... Emily
Ron Rifkin ... Richard
Saverio Guerra ... Lorenzo Pugano
George Plimpton ... Himself
Griffin Dunne ... Man in Bathroom
Maria Bello ... Anastasia Powell
Danielle Ferland Danielle Ferland ... Ella
Joshua Dov ... College Boy (as Josh Dov)
Rob Morrow ... Daniel Lenz
Luis Guzmán ... Murray (as Luis Guzman)
Jean-Luke Figueroa ... Buster Pugano
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Language:

English

Release Date:

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You will either love it or hate it.
8 February 2004 | by cableaddictSee all my reviews

I just saw this remarkable, quirky little film on the IFC.

I can understand how many gave it only one star. some people need lots of crude humor, or car crashes and buildings blowing up. What can you do?

This film is VERY understated. However, it's not boring. None of that Merchant Ivory, "molasses in winter" kind of pacing. If you give it a chance, it sucks you in and takes you on a wonderful little ride inside the protagonist's head.

Most indie film make me run for cover, but this is an exception, and an exceptional film, IMO.

I can't recommend it highly enough.


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