Follows a gun and the different hands it falls into and the different characters that use it. Written and directed by the different actors.
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Nominated for 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 3 nominations. See more awards »
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Series cast summary:
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 Lilly Difideli (1 episode, 1997)
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 Jill Johnson (1 episode, 1997)
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 Walter Difideli (1 episode, 1997)
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 Frances (1 episode, 1997)
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 Jack Keyes (1 episode, 1997)
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 Sally (1 episode, 1997)
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 The Turk (1 episode, 1997)
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 Bill Johnson (1 episode, 1997)
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 Phyllis (1 episode, 1997)
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 Pawnbroker (1 episode, 1997)
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 Paula (1 episode, 1997)
Robert André ...
 Julio (1 episode, 1997)
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 Mickey (1 episode, 1997)
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 Clifford Sutton (1 episode, 1997)
Wayne Ward ...
 Guard #2 (1 episode, 1997)
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 Harlan (1 episode, 1997)
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 Guard #1 (1 episode, 1997)
Gerry Black ...
 Lieutenant (1 episode, 1997)
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 Parker Stanley Tyler (1 episode, 1997)
Steve Callas ...
 Frisker (1 episode, 1997)
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 Jefferson (1 episode, 1997)
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 Detective (1 episode, 1997)
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 Genny (1 episode, 1997)
Troy Bryant ...
 J.W. (1 episode, 1997)
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 Administrator (1 episode, 1997)
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 Cop #2 (1 episode, 1997)
Kathryn Tucker ...
 Marcy (1 episode, 1997)
Akiko Morison ...
 Guard #3 (1 episode, 1997)
Skip O'Brien ...
 Cop on the Street (1 episode, 1997)
Chelsea Russo ...
 Chelsea (1 episode, 1997)
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 Gardener (1 episode, 1997)
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 Joyce (1 episode, 1997)
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 Thug #4 (1 episode, 1997)
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 Clara Munday (1 episode, 1997)
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 Marti (1 episode, 1997)
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 Gloria (1 episode, 1997)
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 The Video Rat (1 episode, 1997)
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 The Proprietor (1 episode, 1997)
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 Dora Hochfelder (1 episode, 1997)
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 Vasso (1 episode, 1997)
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 The Director (1 episode, 1997)
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 Brendan (1 episode, 1997)
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 Merle (1 episode, 1997)
Bill Bolender ...
 Allan (1 episode, 1997)
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 Thug #1 (1 episode, 1997)
Polly Cole ...
 Joanna Sproule (1 episode, 1997)
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 Lazy Eye Pete (1 episode, 1997)
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 John (1 episode, 1997)
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 David (1 episode, 1997)
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 Sondra (1 episode, 1997)
Ken Enomoto ...
 The CPA (1 episode, 1997)
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 Harold Munday (1 episode, 1997)
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 Nancy (1 episode, 1997)
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 Dick Sproule (1 episode, 1997)
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 Tick (1 episode, 1997)
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 Virginia (1 episode, 1997)
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 The Homeless Guy (1 episode, 1997)
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 Herself (1 episode, 1997)
Jim Ishida ...
 Tetsuo Ichiho (1 episode, 1997)
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 Baggy Pants (1 episode, 1997)
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 Wife (1 episode, 1997)
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 The Producer (1 episode, 1997)
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 The Chinese Interpretor (1 episode, 1997)
Lawrence LeJohn ...
 Detective Becker (1 episode, 1997)
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 The Criminalist (1 episode, 1997)
Tawny Little ...
 Herself (1 episode, 1997)
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 Luke (1 episode, 1997)
Erick Marroquin ...
 Cop (1 episode, 1997)
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 Lutz (1 episode, 1997)
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 Thug #3 (1 episode, 1997)
Zachary McLemore ...
 Buck Hochfelder (1 episode, 1997)
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 Fedora (1 episode, 1997)
Santos Morales ...
 The Hotel Manager (1 episode, 1997)
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 Daughter #1 (1 episode, 1997)
Setsuko Niwa ...
 The Ex-Wife (1 episode, 1997)
Ken Ober ...
 The Deputy (1 episode, 1997)
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 Father Santos (1 episode, 1997)
Joe Pichler ...
 Tad (1 episode, 1997)
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 Innez (1 episode, 1997)
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 The Assistant (1 episode, 1997)
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 Scooter (1 episode, 1997)
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 The Skinhead (1 episode, 1997)
Andrew Shaifer ...
 The Clapper Boy (1 episode, 1997)
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 Van Guinness (1 episode, 1997)
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 The Sheriff (1 episode, 1997)
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 Harvey Hochfelder (1 episode, 1997)
Kathleen Sullivan ...
 Herself (1 episode, 1997)
Alek Talevich ...
 Homeless Kid (1 episode, 1997)
Dara Tomanovich ...
 The Sexy Woman (1 episode, 1997)
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 Diane Esheo (1 episode, 1997)
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 Detective Jiminez (1 episode, 1997)
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 The Quick Talking Agent (1 episode, 1997)
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 John Farragut (1 episode, 1997)
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 Bilchick (1 episode, 1997)
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 James Munday (1 episode, 1997)
Donald Willis ...
 Thug #2 (1 episode, 1997)
Mel Winkler ...
 The Bartender (1 episode, 1997)
Albert Wong ...
 The Chinese Godfather (1 episode, 1997)
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Follows a gun and the different hands it falls into and the different characters that use it. Written and directed by the different actors.

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12 April 1997 (USA)  »

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Robert Altman's Gun  »

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1.33 : 1
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Featured in Brilliant But Cancelled (2002) See more »

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HAPPINESS IS A WARM GUN
Words & Music by John Lennon and Paul McCartney
Performed by U2
Produced by Flood
Engineered by Rob Kirwan
Mixed by Rob Kirwan, Flood, Howie B
Remixed by Joe Chicarell, John X, Danny Saber
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the worst show i have ever seen on TV
11 January 2006 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

this is without doubt the biggest pile of crap i have ever seen. i bought this on DVD on the strength of it being produced by Robert altman and starring such an impressive bunch of actors.i figured it much at the very least be watchable. but i was wrong, the writing was the biggest insult to my intelligence but the direction and even the acting were just as laughable. how anyone can say this series was innovative escapes me. there is no explanation of how the gun ends up in its different locations and with no obvious passage of time to allow the viewer to perhaps fill in the blanks. add to that the ridiculous plot of each story and this entire series was nothing but frustrating. using the dvds for coasters would be too good for this abomination.


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