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The Bumblebee Flies Anyway (1999)

PG-13 | | Drama, Romance | 1 January 2000 (USA)
An amnesiac youth tries to piece together his past, but what he discovers may jeopardize his future.

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Janet Paparazzo ...
Eileen Snow
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Dr. Harriman / Handyman
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Billy
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Mazzo
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Dr. Croft
Oni Faida Lampley ...
Nurse Bascam
Jeffrey Force ...
Allie Roon
Christopher Mark Petrizzo ...
Chris Ronson
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Cassie
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Samuel Ronson (as Samuel Haft)
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Willy / Orderly
Matthew Cavallary ...
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Richard Snow
Joan Levy ...
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Barney Snow (Wood) wakes up in a hospital with no memories but his name & recurring images of a car crash. With little else to go on, he makes the place his temporary home and soon learns that all of the other residents in this youth clinic are dying from terminal illnesses - except him. When another patient, Mazzo (Perrino), asks Barney to play host for his visiting twin sister Cassie (Cook), the two strike up a fast friendship that blooms into romance and promises a fresh start for Barney. But as he gradually pieces together his fragmented memory, he begins to unravel the puzzle of his strange dreams and remember his old life. How will Barney react once he learns the truth about his own past, and what will he do when Mazzo surprises him with a difficult request for help? Written by Kay-22

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They Took His Past. She Gave Him His Future

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Rated PG-13 for thematic elements | See all certifications »
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In the novel upon which the movie was based, 'Janeane Garofolo''s character, "The Handyman", is in fact a man. See more »

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Barney Snow: Are the others beyond hope?
Dr. Harriman: No. Beyond curing maybe, but never beyond hope.
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SHE CRIES YOUR NAME
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Not Deep Enough
14 April 2002 | by (Knoxville, Tennessee, USA) – See all my reviews

It was a flat movie that didn't take the opportunity to tell a very deep and emotional story. It was too short. However I love Elijah Wood in any movie, so that was a plus. He needs to learn how to kiss on film. I also liked Rachael Leigh Cook. A good match for Lij. Hope they do other movies together.


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