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The Big Empty (1997)

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A woman hires P.I. Lloyd Meadows to investigate her husband, a respectable social worker. What seemed to be a simple case of adultery turns into an ugly mess fast.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
James McManus ...
Lloyd Meadows
Ellen Goldwasser ...
Jane Danforth
Pablo Bryant ...
Peter Danforth
...
J.W. McCreedy
Lee Holmes ...
Scott
Jack Grabow ...
Old Man
Karen Sederholm ...
Helen Zedak
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Jilted Wife (as Anna Scott)
Linda Sue Murphy ...
Prostitute with Lloyd
Valerie Vigil ...
Prostitute
Tara Agace ...
Prostitute (as 'Tarty' Tara)
Michael Womack ...
Prostitute
Fred A. Robbins ...
'John' in Car
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Corn Flake Man
...
ThriftCo Clerk
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A woman hires P.I. Lloyd Meadows to investigate her husband, a respectable social worker. What seemed to be a simple case of adultery turns into an ugly mess fast.

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Somewhere between living and dying lies....


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October 1997 (USA)  »

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$165,000 (estimated)
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1.85 : 1
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Burn a Cross
Written and Performed by Vincent
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A feast for your mind.
25 July 2001 | by (Los Angeles) – See all my reviews

An amazing, subtle, and well-balanced film, naturally overlooked by audience seeking low-level entertainment. Great, intelligent screenplay, an accomplished directorial style, well shot and beautifully acted -- James McManus in a role of convention-twisting private detective is nothing short of fenomenal. "Big Empty" is a complete package.


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