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Entropy (I) (1999)

R  |   |  Comedy, Drama, Romance  |  27 November 1999 (Japan)
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Stephen Dorff narrates this tale about how his life goes astray as his character attempts to strike a balance between the demands of directing his first film and the pressures of his new ... See full summary »

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Jake Walsh
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Stella (as Judith Godreche)
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Pia
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Claire
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Kevin
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Sal
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Andy
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The Chairman
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Wyatt
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Evan (as Katheryn Herbe)
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Isabelle
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Lukas (as Zachary Tyler)
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Dominic Hawksley ...
Pierre
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Stephen Dorff narrates this tale about how his life goes astray as his character attempts to strike a balance between the demands of directing his first film and the pressures of his new romance with a model. U2's Bono plays a role in this film as both himself and Dorff's character's concience. Written by Anonymous

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The hardest thing to do in life is direct your own See more »

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Rated R for language and sexuality | See all certifications »
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27 November 1999 (Japan)  »

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De Cabeça Para Baixo  »

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The character of Evan's Husband (Jake's brother-in-law screenwriter) is based on the writer/director's actual brother in law, screenwriter Scott Frank. See more »

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Jake: There are three truths in life: you are born, you will die, and things change. OK, maybe one more: everyone has their stella, and when they do, no one else can even compare.
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Music by Dudley Matthew (pseudonym of Graham Whettam)
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Easy, low-paced.
22 December 2006 | by (Newcastle, England) – See all my reviews

Lots of nice minimal jokes. Surreal amusing look at a young Hollywood director's search for the perfect partner. His life falls apart, in an affable way - he's likable. My scratched rental DVD jammed appropriately enough about half way, where there's a turning point. The picture blocked and jittered (almost a technique used in the movie) and ten minutes later the fun began, for me, with the introduction of the gorgeous Kelly Macdonald. If you've ever felt your work or love life's collapsing, and seen the irony of it, you might enjoy this film. It's a sweet story, nothing gruesome or sleazy. Music's minimal and appropriate. No sentimentality - not a trace. Just a nice bloke trying to find love.


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