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A Better Place (1997)

Not Rated | | Drama | September 1997 (USA)
A high school outcast new to town becomes friends with a violent loner still haunted by the death of his parents.

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Two high school outcasts (Barret, the new kid in school, and Ryan, a self-confessed misanthrope with a violent past) form an obsessive friendship which spirals out of control and ends in murder. Written by Vincent Pereira <vpereira@monmouth.com>

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$100,000 (estimated)
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In the classroom sequence, the film appears to be out of focus and ghosty. This was due to a malfunction to the original film footage and could not be corrected. See more »

Quotes

Ryan: This whole fucking world's gone to the dogs. How do we fix it? I've got some ideas. Forced sterilization, government sanctioned abortion, mass murder, plague, accident, natural disaster, all around chaos, whatever. The point being; the more people who die and the less who are born, the better.
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Life In Outer Space
Written by Michael Ferentino
Performed by the Stereo Mother-Fuckers
Produced and Recorded by Michael Ferentino and Andres Karu
Copyright 2000 Michael Ferentino (ASCAP)
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Awesome
21 August 2002 | by (Elyria,Ohio) – See all my reviews

I finally seen this movie and it was great.I wasn't expecting it to be really good but it was. The acting was great the dialogue even better. This movie is really serious except for a little comedy by Jason Lee.If u liked Clerks and the rest of The Jersey Triology i would advise u to go see this movie


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