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Public Access (1993)

R  |   |  Drama, Thriller  |  January 1993 (USA)
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Brewster seems to be an almost too perfect example of idyllic small-town America, with everyone living in peace and harmony. So when newcomer Whiley Pritcher starts up his own local cable ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Ron Marquette ...
Whiley Pritcher
Bert Williams ...
Bob Hodges
Leigh Hunt ...
Intersect Host
John Renshaw ...
Jock Talk Host
Jessie ...
Jock
Jennifer McManus ...
Receptionist
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Kevin Havey
Dina Brooks ...
Rachel
Craig Stovall ...
Cameraman #1
Bruce Germaine ...
Cameraman #2
Margaret Kerry ...
Marge
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Tatting Tales / Our Town Caller
Charles Kavanaugh ...
Mayor Breyer
Randall Slavin ...
Pudd
Liz Dilts ...
Lisa
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Brewster seems to be an almost too perfect example of idyllic small-town America, with everyone living in peace and harmony. So when newcomer Whiley Pritcher starts up his own local cable TV show with the question "what's wrong with Brewster?", there surely can't be any deep dark secrets in the town that are just waiting to come to the surface - or can there? And when the question becomes "who's wrong with Brewster?" things start getting seriously nasty Written by Michael Brooke <michael@everyman.demon.co.uk>

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Is it wise to talk to strangers?

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Rated R for language, brief sexuality and violence | See all certifications »
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Dimosios katigoros  »

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Bob Hodges: Do you do drugs?
Whiley Pritcher: Does Tylenol count?
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USELESS LOVER
Written by Blake & Ellis
Produced by Cliff A. Zellman
Performed by Fist Hammer Freedom
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Exceptional debut from Singer
8 August 2001 | by (Leeds, England) – See all my reviews

This is the debut film from Bryan Singer, director of The Usual Suspects, Apt Pupil and X-Men. It is the story of a drifter who wanders into a sleepy town and wakes it up. The central character is played wonderfully by Ron Marquette. Singers directing is exceptional, even more so when you consider it's his first feature. Fans of his later work should definitely try and track down a copy of this rarely seen masterpiece.


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