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The Debtors is a comedy about a group of people with various addictions who meet up at the tables in Las Vegas.

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The Debtors is a comedy about a group of people with various addictions who meet up at the tables in Las Vegas.

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They lost it all... Then found each other. Now they're really going for broke.

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13 September 1999 (Canada)  »

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$14,000,000 (estimated)
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Financed almost entirely by Charles Simonyi. See more »

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Written by Joe Lervold
Performed by The Joel Evans Quartet
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This film is cool, there was true effort in the project.
4 August 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I know I got to play my self in one of the scenes, MYC the Top Male Model. :) Great, you get it. I had an amazing vantage point to see these major actors going at it.

Not to spoil it for you, let me just say it is an adventure in what to say. There are commits about the language but they come from the trite. Trust me the rental fee is worth it and they speared no $$$ on the sets or the locations.

Anyway, it was great to see Michael Caine's approach to acting. He is gifted and so was the whole team on this film. Watch it! Buy it!


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