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God's Lonely Man (1996)

NC-17 | | Drama | 18 January 1996 (USA)
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As each relentless night turns towards day, Ernest Rackman turns towards violence to escape thoughts of loneliness and suicide. Then he poses as a police officer and rescues a young girl ... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Michael Wyle ...
Ernest Rakman
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Hustler
Kyle Kelley ...
Patron
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Meradith
Kevin Haley ...
Gary
J.C. Quinn ...
Clarence
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Christiane Birsh
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Babsy
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Danielle
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Rick
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AA Speaker (as Ginger Lynn Allen)
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Waitress
Roxana Zal ...
Niki Birsh
Rodney Harvey ...
Glen
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Keith
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As each relentless night turns towards day, Ernest Rackman turns towards violence to escape thoughts of loneliness and suicide. Then he poses as a police officer and rescues a young girl from her parent's apartment, where she was forced into a compromising life. Having discharged his violence, he plans to move forward with this new relationship, but the demons of loneliness and despair still haunt him. Written by Cinequanon

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Isten magányos embere  »

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By far a noteworthy movie.
16 September 1999 | by See all my reviews

Obviously It is not a commercial production. I mean you assume a movie is successful on a basis of the tickets sold. I address my review to the anonymous Mexican's comment written above. What we should judge in a work is its quality and what you call a 'nonsense story' It's actually the plot. The 'loser' you talk about, the main character, represents the weakness of the man within the society. So depression, despair, loneliness are expressing the difficulty of a man in having a role in the society. A movie is usually successful when there are a winner, empathy, a nice end, some nice girl and a nice environment. But it's just leisure, it's fake. The main character of this movie faces reality and suggest a way to deal with it, even if it's losing. Thanks.


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