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Looking for an Echo (2000)

 -  Drama  -  10 November 2000 (USA)
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The lead singer of an oldies group reminisces about the good ol' days and a potential comeback.

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Vince 'Vinnie' Pirelli
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Joanne Delgado
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Augustus 'Augie' MacAnnally III
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Ray 'Nappy' Napolitano
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Renee - Brunette at Bar
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The lead singer of an oldies group reminisces about the good ol' days and a potential comeback.

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We were looking for an echo, An answer to our sound, A place to be in harmony, A place we almost found. - Vinnie and the Dreamers

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10 November 2000 (USA)  »

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Ecos do Passado  »

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$8,000 (USA) (10 November 2000)

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$8,000 (USA) (10 November 2000)
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Do-do-do-do-do-do-dee-dee-wop!
4 December 2002 | by (Orange County, CA USA) – See all my reviews

"Looking for an Echo" is a slice of 50-year-old life flick with Asante as a widower, a bartender, a has-been pop singer/musician, and the father of a daughter with cancer. The flick offers a whole lot of doo-wop singing and carousing with old singing pals while working in side plots involving the daughter's illness, romance with a nurse, and family issues. Ill focused, "Looking...." seems to have little plot or purpose but makes for an easy-going, soapy watch which tries hard to leave the audience feeling good. With little to fault and little to praise, "Looking...." is a lukewarm but sincere film product which will be most enjoyed by lovers of vocal harmonizing (circa 50's-60's) and Asante fans. (C)


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