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Your Three Minutes Are Up (1973)

R | | Comedy, Drama | August 1973 (USA)
Charlie is a sad sack of a man, working at a depressingly dull office job and stuck in a passionless engagement to a neurotic woman. One of the few bright spots in his life is his friend ... See full summary »

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Charlie
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Mike
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Betty
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Mrs. Wilk
David Ketchum ...
Mr. Kellogg
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Dr. Claymore (as Stu Nisbet)
Read Morgan ...
Eddie Abruzzi
Jennifer Ashley ...
Teenage Driver
Sherry Bain ...
Sugar
Paul Barselou ...
Gas Station Operator
Kitty Carl ...
Susan
Rhodie Cogan ...
Operator's Wife
Ronda Copland ...
Sherry
James Dixon ...
Howard
James Driskill ...
Pickup Truck Driver
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Charlie is a sad sack of a man, working at a depressingly dull office job and stuck in a passionless engagement to a neurotic woman. One of the few bright spots in his life is his friend Mike, who seems to be living a life of carefree bohemianism. When the two end up on a long road trip together, they are forced to re-examine their lives and worldviews. Mike may have independence in some ways, but it has come at a price. Charlie, in turn, may feel trapped, but how much of the trap is of his own making? Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <rocher@fiberbit.net>

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Zwei auf krummer Tour  »

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Jennifer Ashley's film debut. See more »

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References Is There Sex After Death? (1971) See more »

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Get a Hold of Yourself
by Dennis Lambert, Brian Potter & Perry Botkin Jr.
Sung by Mark Lindsay
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This is a good little movie
2 February 2000 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

And you're right, nobody even knows about it. A film that's content was way before its time. Ron Leibman has never been better, as a conniving fast talker, who has had enough with society, and decides it is his turn to get even. Beau Bridges does a nice job as well, but it's Leibman who steals the show.


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