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Guy Franklin
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Emily
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Ab Abbot
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Betty Jo
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Minnie Baker
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Benny - Chief of Police
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Clay Cox
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Lloyd Hubbs
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Judge Jacobs
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Minister
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Fibris Drake
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Roderick
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Tina Abbot
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A proofreader at a small-town newspaper decides to try to solve a series of decapitation murders, and reluctantly gets involved with the nutty daughter of his editor. Before long he discovers that he is the prime suspect in the murders. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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Rated R for a bizarre, comic presentation of violence, and for language and sexuality | See all certifications »
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A Light-Hearted Dark Comedy
13 July 1999 | by (USA) – See all my reviews

Guy Franklin (John Cryer) is a socially inept proof-reader for a small-town newspaper who dreams of greater things. When a serial decapitator hits town, editor Ab Abbott (Ed Asner) gives Guy his big break as a reporter.

A largely unknown and unseen gem of quirky dark humor.


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