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The Ice Rink (1998)
"La patinoire" (original title)

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A film director tries to cope with his frantic producer, too-amorous actors, and a disaster-prone crew as he rushes to get his deeply symbolic hockey movie "Dolores" done in time for the ... See full summary »

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Arunas Aleinikovas ...
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Pierre Belot ...
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Aleksiejus Budvytis ...
Hockey Player
Ilya Claisse ...
Jockey
Michel D'Oz ...
Furniture Remover #1
Antanas Daugirdas ...
Hockey Player
Paolo De Vita ...
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Jean-Marc Declercq ...
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A film director tries to cope with his frantic producer, too-amorous actors, and a disaster-prone crew as he rushes to get his deeply symbolic hockey movie "Dolores" done in time for the Venice Film Festival. Written by Ryan Godfrey <rgodfrey@sas.upenn.edu>

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17 February 1999 (Belgium)  »

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FRF 25,000,000 (estimated)
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A hilarious film
29 August 2001 | by (Long Island, New York) – See all my reviews

This film just cracked me up. The movie is about a not so experienced film crew making an ice hockey film. The only problem is that they are entering it in the Venice Film Festival and they didn't even finish making it. Will they be able to make it or not? The Ice Rink was just hilarious. I don't know how else to describe it. Bruce Campbell is just great as Sylvester. I found this film to be funnier than Clerks (sorry, but Clerks wasn't my type of comedy). This film I recommend to all without hesitation.

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