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The Definite Maybe (1997)

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When 25-year-old New Yorker Eric Traber gets fired from his job and kicked out of his apartment, he fears the worst. But his best friend, Ziggy, shows up A.W.O.L. from the Peace Corps and ... See full summary »

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Wolfe Rollins
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Eric Traber
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Ziggy Sinclair
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Sasha Rollins
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Dionne Waters
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Eddie Jacobson
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Vagabond
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Himself
Alex English ...
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Joanne
Mark A. Swinson ...
Basil (as Mark Swinson)
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Henry
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Mary Gilbert ...
Lee McGregor
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When 25-year-old New Yorker Eric Traber gets fired from his job and kicked out of his apartment, he fears the worst. But his best friend, Ziggy, shows up A.W.O.L. from the Peace Corps and leads him out to the swank Hamptons for Easter weekend in search of betterment and understanding. Once there, they confront the adult roles of life for the first time; fraud, attempted murder, two-faced disloyalty and well-catered cocktail parties! Written by Anonymous

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Sometimes a film just doesn't work.
2 April 2000 | by See all my reviews

This is one of those cases. Clearly made by beginning film makers, THE DEFINITE MAYBE is a failed attempt at comedy and film making in general. Nary a laugh in the entire film, and barely a single recognizable character. Ineptly shot, poorly acted, and far too long, this is not a good way to spend an evening..


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