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Too Much Sleep (1997)

 -  Comedy | Mystery  -  23 March 2001 (USA)
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While riding the bus one day, night watchman Jack Crawford gets distracted by a beautiful girl and has his gun stolen. To get it back, he enlists the help of local wise guy, Eddie, and their search reveals the bizarre characters lurking in the strange underworld of a sleepy New Jersey suburb.

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Jack Crawford
Pasquale Gaeta ...
Eddie DeLuca
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Kate
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Andrew
Judy Sabo Podinker ...
Judy
Mary Ann Riel ...
Sandy
John Stonehill ...
Frankie
R.G. Rader ...
Jonathan
Ruth Kaye ...
Gert
Jon Langione ...
Tom Coffee
Joan Maquiling ...
Jack's Mother
Jack Mertz ...
Judy's Father
Glenn Zarr ...
Mel
Raj Kanithi ...
Mr. Raj
Peggy Lord Chilton ...
Mrs. Bruner
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While riding the bus one day, night watchman Jack Crawford gets distracted by a beautiful girl and has his gun stolen. To get it back, he enlists the help of local wise guy, Eddie, and their search reveals the bizarre characters lurking in the strange underworld of a sleepy New Jersey suburb. Written by Anonymous

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$21,327 (USA) (23 March 2001)

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$37,831 (USA) (30 March 2001)
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Gaeta Shines - Movie Doesn't
2 September 2002 | by (Hollywood) – See all my reviews

Pasquale Gaeta is the highlight of this film. He is a character actor that should be getting far more work. He is better than this film, unfortunately. The concept is okay, and, of course, with the budget constraints of this film, the end product really is not bad. But it drags. It is slow. It lacks driving conflict. It has moments that are good (and, truth be told, it is a better film than movies made with 100 times the budget), but it feels more like a student film than a professional project. Gaeta, though, is worth seeing.


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