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Random Shooting in L.A. (2002)

 -  Drama  -  13 July 2002 (USA)
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The seamy side of Los Angeles is revealed through the lens of a stolen video camera as it passes through a succession of owners.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Barbara Lindsay ...
Merrilee Doovis
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Bo Doovis
Zachary Levin ...
Arnie Doovis (as Zack Levin)
Shan Makor Prum ...
Jesse Doovis (as Shan Makor)
Leah Grant ...
Teen by Pool
Julie Berke ...
Maps Girl
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Todd
Peter Simmons ...
Jamie
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Lori
Skye Renfro ...
Body Piercer
Faunda Hinton ...
Pissed-off Hooker
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Silyotka
Barry Randolf ...
Big B.
Buster Edwards ...
Justice
Summit Hainey ...
Summit B.
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The seamy side of Los Angeles is revealed through the lens of a stolen video camera as it passes through a succession of owners.

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The sequence "George and Sophia" was originally the first one shot. One year later, the improvisational style of the rest of the film made it feel too scripted, and so it became the last sequence to be re-shot, in order to more closely match the tone of the rest of the film. See more »

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Lori: Pain is to pleasure as disco is to punk. You need to live through one to fully appreciate the other.
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Powerful, Unique, and Raw
27 July 2002 | by (Santa Monica, CA) – See all my reviews

A very powerful film. While some moments were stronger than others, it's a really good movie -- dark, provocative, disturbing, and also uplifting. The way they managed to shoot the whole film entirely from the home movie camera's POV--with no cut-aways--gave it a feeling of raw realism. It was a bit reminiscent of the Dogma films. You get the sense that the characters are real people, not actors. Speaking of real, a fight scene about half-way through the movie looked as strong and disturbing as any violent sequence I've seen on film. Cathryn de Prume is amazing as the Russian hooker, and her emotional transformation leading to the ending was moving and funny at the same time. I can't remember seeing anything quite like this film before.


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