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Director:
Writers:
George Douglas Lee (screenplay) and
Joe Grisaffi (screenplay) ...
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Release Date:
18 October 2002 (USA) See more »
Genre:
Tagline:
Less Artsy. More Fartsy. See more »
Plot:
Is having fun and saying what you really think politically incorrect? Or is it impossible to do both... See more » | Add synopsis »
Awards:
2 wins See more »
NewsDesk:
(3 articles)
User Reviews:
Excellent character driven film See more (30 total) »

Cast

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Joe Grisaffi ... Cody MacKenzie (as Brazil J. Grisaffi)
Anne Quackenbush ... Judy MacKenzie
Therese Kotara ... Elizabeth Sheridan
Garrison Wynn ... Jerry Sheridan
Michael Gray ... Mike O'Malley

Bob Gebert ... Roland Pratt
Bryan Lee McGlothin ... Sidney Butz

Tiffany Grant ... Alicia Dimsdale

Catherine Anderson Martin ... Lisa Casey (as Catherine Martin)
Angela Laux ... Jenny Bush
Barbara Jones ... Mrs. Ledbetter
Ruth Ann Black ... Aunt Kitty
Sheila Sawyer ... Jenny's Friend

Alyssia Dujmovich ... Babysitter
Sasha Papkov ... Teenager #1
Chris Matcek ... Teenager #2
Maria Fonseca Sotolongo ... Esparanza's Mother (voice) (as Maria Fonseca)

John Gremillion ... Bowling Alley Clerk (voice)
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Keith Glen Schubert ... Bobby Jo Wagstaff (as Tammy Brown)
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Directed by
Joe Grisaffi  (as Brazil J. Grisaffi)
 
Writing credits
George Douglas Lee (screenplay) and
Joe Grisaffi (screenplay) (as Brazil J. Grisaffi)

George Douglas Lee (play)

Produced by
Joe Grisaffi .... producer (as Brazil J. Grisaffi)
Sheila Sawyer .... associate producer
 
Original Music by
Jeffrey Walton  (as Jeff Walton)
 
Cinematography by
Hassan Nadji 
 
Film Editing by
John Gremillion 
Joe Grisaffi  (as Brazil J. Grisaffi)
 
Casting by
Joe Grisaffi 
 
Art Direction by
Sheila Sawyer 
 
Costume Design by
Wayne Stevens 
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Darrin Deen .... assistant director
Greg Farley .... assistant director
 
Art Department
Jason Grisaffi .... carpenter
 
Sound Department
Brent Marshall .... sound designer
Cole Stanfield .... sound mixer
Shane Stanfield .... boom operator
 
Visual Effects by
Lisa Neal .... digital ink and paint artist
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Bruce Abbate .... grip
Douglas N. Burns .... grip
Anthony Fennell .... first assistant camera
Jeff Howison .... additional gaffer
Billy MacTavish .... gaffer
Fernando Ortega .... grip
John Perry III .... key grip
John M. Perry .... key grip
Mike Savignano .... grip
Andrew Stubinski .... grip
Travis White .... second assistant camera
 
Animation Department
Jason Farris .... animator
Derrick Hughes .... animator
Aaron Long .... animator
Ron Neal .... animator
 
Other crew
Matt Brown .... production assistant
Amy Burchill .... production assistant
Richard Ching .... production assistant
Darrin Deen .... key production assistant
Paula Farrell .... script supervisor
Genie Flanery .... caterer
Tammy Lorkovic .... unit publicist
Ramona Nicholas .... production assistant
Kendall Seuser .... production assistant
Thomas Uhlir .... production assistant
 

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Additional Details

Runtime:
82 min
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Trivia:
Items on the menu in the cartoon "Mary Jo's McJesus Drive-Thru" are: - Beelzeburger - Stigmata Sandwich - Jesus Tacos - Loaves and Fish Sandwich - Karesh Kabobs - Chicken McSinful - Messiah Meatloaf - Sacrificial Lambchops - Satan's 666-Alarm Chili - Frozen Last TemptationSee more »
Quotes:
Cody:An artist is someone who is starving in their twenties. I'm thirty-two. I'm a deadbeat.See more »
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Soundtrack:
It'll be a Happy DaySee more »

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2 out of 3 people found the following review useful.
Excellent character driven film, 29 January 2000
Author: bayoucity from HOUSTON

In this film the main character, Cody, is in love with his boss and is anxious to impress her at a party full of pretentious co-workers who despise him. The film, which takes place primarily at the party, is full of interesting and colorful characters. The well structured script has plenty of humor and enough turns to keep you interested between laughs. The final scene gave me a belly laugh and quite a surprise. The music was great and the animation used to illustrate Cody's fantasies was top notch. I would rate this tightly directed, well photographed film by Grisaffi as excellent; one of the best all around films I have seen in a very long time.

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