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With Friends Like These... (1998)

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Four small-time two-bit character actors, all close friends, are competing for same important part in the next Martin Scorsese mob film.

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Four small-time two-bit character actors, all close friends, are competing for same important part in the next Martin Scorsese mob film.

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Witty, charming and incisive...a refreshing industry comedy.
14 October 1998 | by (Bay Area) – See all my reviews

This original, warm, funny and biting satirical comedy shows us the ups and downs of four character actors in Los Angeles. Their friendships are tested when Martin Scorsese comes to LA to cast "Capone" his new (and fictional) project. A lively, hilarious script is balanced by full, three dimensional performances from the well known faces (particularly the always brilliant David Strathairn), and there are some great cameos to boot.


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