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Highball (1997)

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A newly married couple try to build their social life.

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(as Ernie Fusco)

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(as Jesse Carter) , (as Jesse Carter) , 1 more credit »
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A newly married couple try to build their social life.

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The Real star of this film is the writing
12 March 2000 | by (Abu Dhabi) – See all my reviews

It's a nice surprise to see so many famous names get together for a (very) low budget film like this (the end credits celebrate its being filmed in just six days). Even nicer than that is the incredibly witty dialogue and situations that are so perfectly satirized at a party. This film follows a group of couples (and the permutations therein) and their friends at three parties- a housewarming, Hallowe'en, and New Years. You've been to one of these parties. You know these people. There's the insufferable prick that keeps getting invited, theres the Grudge between two guys, there's the ex-girlfriend dating someone else now... etc. It's a BRILLIANTLY funny movie, and there it gets funnier each time you watch it- too many of them go over your head the first time round.


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