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Omaha (The Movie) (1995)

 -  Comedy  -  28 April 1995 (USA)
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From the co-founder of Slamdance comes the story of a young man who returns home from a trip abroad to confront not just his peculiar family and friends, but also a pair of Colombian jewel ... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Hughston Walkinshaw ...
Simon / Bookstore Patron
Jill Anderson ...
Gina, Simon's Girlfreind
Frankie Bee ...
Jorge, Columbian Jewel Thief
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Gustavo, Columbian Jewel Thief
Lars Erik Madsen ...
Lars, Donut Guy
Dick Mueller ...
Mort, Simon's Father
Scott Kurz ...
Evan, Simon's Brother
Rene Johnson ...
Claudette, Simon's Sister
Melissa Jarecke ...
Myra, Simon's Mother
Robert J. Garfield ...
Bob, Charismatic Guitar Player
Tim Siragusa ...
Telemarketing Trainer
Donald Ray Schwartz ...
Jeweler (Gordon's Jewelers)
Ben Nelson ...
Himself (Nebraska Governor) (as Gov. Ben Nelson)
Richard A. Roth ...
Himself (Douglas County Sheriff)
Allan Abbott ...
Himself (Dept. of Roads Director)
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From the co-founder of Slamdance comes the story of a young man who returns home from a trip abroad to confront not just his peculiar family and friends, but also a pair of Colombian jewel thieves and a roving gang of Iowa kickboxers, culminating in a showdown at Carhenge. A seminal movie in the history of independent film, "Omaha: The Movie" was the film that spearheaded the birth of the Slamdance Film Festival. Written by Anonymous

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"Omaha (the movie)" was one of the founding films of the Slamdance Film Festival. See more »

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Simon: The farthest place on Earth from here is Nepal. ...I'll be gone for a while.
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Referenced in Carhenge: Genius or Junk? (2005) See more »

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horrible horrible horrible
16 June 2000 | by (denver) – See all my reviews

This is the only movie that my wife and I have ever walked out on. Totally sucked. We saw it in Omaha even. Not funny at all, looks like a 14 year old kid wrote the humor. I can't believe these real politicians were actually in the movie. awful.


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