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The Bus Stop (1998)

 -  Comedy | Short  -  29 March 1998 (USA)
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The be-speckled Tyler draws a comic-book fight ("Kapow!") one morning just before his mother tells him that he'll have to take the school bus today. He walks reluctantly and with ... See full summary »

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Ari Barak
Brooke Garrett
Eric Austin ...
(as Erik Austin)
Andreas Michael Lamelas ...
Tony
Joshua Boyd
Mario Rendon
Vidans G. Castro
Lindsay Arthur
Emma Jane Stewart
Andrew Roa
Richard Abraham
Sandra Fay Stevens
Laurel Melagrano
Amie Lynn Wahl
Matthew Wahl
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The be-speckled Tyler draws a comic-book fight ("Kapow!") one morning just before his mother tells him that he'll have to take the school bus today. He walks reluctantly and with trepidation toward the corner of Owl Creek and Bridge, where lots of kids already await the bus. The boys pick on Tyler, and before the bus arrives, he's been knocked down and his lunch vandalized. Then, after the bus is hijacked by three armed men - at least one has an Arabic name - who use a cell phone to demand money and the release of political prisoners, Tyler opens his portable chemistry set and sets to work on an escape plan. Is heroism just around the corner? Written by <jhailey@hotmail.com>

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I love this film!
13 June 2002 | by (Los Angeles, CA) – See all my reviews

"The Bus Stop" is great! I saw it recently in LA, and it's probabl the best short film I've ever seen. Fun, funny, with a great twist at the end, I would seriously recommend it to any film student thinking about doing a short that will get them attention in Hollywood, because the production quality is outstanding, from the acting to the camera work to the music.


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