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Pie in the Sky (1996)

A whimsical saga of a young man whose two life-consuming passions are unraveling traffic gridlock and an avant-garde dancer. A romantic comedy.

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Charlie Dunlap
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Amy
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Alan Davenport
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Ruby
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Mom Dunlap
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Dad Dunlap
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Mrs. Tarnell
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Paul Entamen
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Jesse Stock ...
Charlie (age 10)
A.J. Marton ...
Charlie (age 4)
Alison Chalmers ...
Amy (age 10)
Kevin Scannell ...
Dr. Sherman
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A whimsical saga of a young man whose two life-consuming passions are unraveling traffic gridlock and an avant-garde dancer. A romantic comedy. Written by Anonymous

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The only thing that stands in the way of fate and true love is a little traffic.

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Rated R for sexuality | See all certifications »
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9 February 1996 (USA)  »

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Corações em Trânsito  »

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SEND ME ON MY WAY
Performed by Rusted Root
Written by Mike Glabicki, Jim Donovan, Jenn Wertz, Liz Berlin, Jim DiSpirito, John Buynak and Patrick Norman
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The Film that launched a fruitless crush.
13 February 1999 | by (Seattle, WA) – See all my reviews

I had a great time with this well done, quirky film. My crush on Anne Heche started with her engaging performance in this piece. The crush is no more, but my admiration for the movie, (and Ms. Heche), remains. The film is sweet without becoming saccharine. I recommend it.


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