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Stranger Than Fiction (2000)

R  |   |  Thriller, Comedy  |  19 May 2001 (South Korea)
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Lives spiral out of control when four friends cover up a murder.

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While waiting for their flight in a bar of an airport, the writer Donovan Miller tells the story of his best-seller to a stranger to kill time. In Salt Lake City, Violet Madison, Austin Walker, Emma Scarlett and Jared Roth are good friends. After going together to a bar, Jared comes wounded to Austin's apartment in the late night and confesses that he is gay and has just killed a man in his apartment. He asks to his friends to help him to vanish with the body of the victim. The group agrees, and after many incidents, Violet stresses, jeopardizing the group. When Violet is found hanged in her house, many secrets are disclosed. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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one murder leads to another

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Rated R for violence, language and sexuality | See all certifications »
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Am Anfang war ein Mord  »

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Violet Madison: Oh, my God... you killed Bubba!
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Very original and well acted tongue in cheek murder "situation".
20 November 1999 | by (Lahaina, Hawaii) – See all my reviews

This movie is about mob behavior in a mob of only four.Very original movie about four friends who move from situation to situation with a murder being the solution. Of course the situations are contrived but isn't "tongue in cheek" always so. Still very much worth watching for its originality and acting.


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