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Soundman (1998)

R | | Comedy | 24 January 1999 (USA)
An over-zealous and under-appreciated sound mixer on a low budget sci-fi western movie titled "Dead Cowboys", based on "Hamlet", falls in love with an untalented violinist. To win her favor... See full summary »

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Igby Walters
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Terry Leonard
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Butch
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Kate
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Francesca
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Homeless Guy (as Chris Caso)
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An over-zealous and under-appreciated sound mixer on a low budget sci-fi western movie titled "Dead Cowboys", based on "Hamlet", falls in love with an untalented violinist. To win her favor, he promises to get her scoring gigs in the movies. His resulting strong arm techniques goes overboard. Written by John Sacksteder <jsackste@bellsouth.net>

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Hip, Original Indie Film
8 June 2001 | by (San Francisco) – See all my reviews

Saw as part of the Hollywood Video First Rites films, introducing first time filmmakers. A very impressive first film by Steven Widi. The Soundman had a very European/Japanese feel to the character and pacing. The actors were amazing, especially Wayne Pere as the title character of The Soundman. Mr. Pere delivers a performance as worthy as any Oscar winner that I have seen.


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