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The Maker (1997)

 -  Action | Crime | Drama  -  17 October 1997 (USA)
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Josh is a high school guy who lives with adoptive parents and is involved in little crimes with his friends (including young lesbian Bella). Suddenly his elder brother Walter comes out of ... See full summary »

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Walter Schmeiss
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Josh Minnell
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Felice A. Beato
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Mother Minnell
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Father Minnell
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Josh is a high school guy who lives with adoptive parents and is involved in little crimes with his friends (including young lesbian Bella). Suddenly his elder brother Walter comes out of the blue (he left home 10 years ago when he was 18 and was never heard during these years). After that Walter starts to involve Josh in various new criminal activities, including robbery. Written by Anonymous

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Rated R for strong violence, drug use, language and some sexuality | See all certifications »
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Walter: You know, Josh, one of these days freon's gonna be against the law.
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References The Day of the Dolphin (1973) See more »

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YOUR LUCKY DAY IN HELL
Performed by The Eels (as Eels)
Written by Mark Everett (as "e") and Mark Goldenberg
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Pretty good!
4 April 1999 | by (NJ, USA) – See all my reviews

Quirky intelligent little tale of a boy choosing between his foster parents' dream of college and his older brother's exciting life of crime. A lot of fun funky little touches. Pacing is slow, but it's quite interesting.


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