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The Walter Ego (1991)

| Comedy, Short
Walter is a meek man who gets pushed around by everyone - until the day he snaps and pushes back.

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Walter Reardon
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Phil Reardon
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Charlene
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Susie the whore
Margaret Hill Ritter ...
Mrs. Grivel
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Singing Tomato
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Bartender Jake
David Sargent ...
Roommate Victor
Douglas Robinson ...
Judge
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Nurse Betty
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Mustached Egg
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Tall Egg
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Egg w / glasses
Nicky Kislinger ...
Little Boy
Glenn Leopold ...
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Walter is a meek man who gets pushed around by everyone - until the day he snaps and pushes back.

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The story of a very little man, with a very big problem.

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Comedy | Short

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Uproariously funny

I saw this years ago at a short film film festival where it was playing alongside a film of my own. I thought it was one of the most hilariously funny things I had ever seen, and had surprisingly interesting characters.

I had no idea Scott Frank was involved in this, but I'm not surprised. The script was extremely intelligent and witty. It also features two of the funniest sight gags I have ever seen.

I gave this film a 10, partly to compensate for it's ludicrously low current rating, and partly because it really is excellent. This is one of the funniest short films I've ever seen, and also has a cool surprise ending.

How can you not love anything that has a theater group called "The Gippy Pokey Repertory Company"?


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