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American Hollow (1999)

 -  Documentary  -  26 May 1999 (USA)
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This film tells the tale of a close-knit Appalachian family that has changed little in the last 100 years.

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An American Classic
7 December 1999 | by (Charlotte, NC) – See all my reviews

This was the funniest damn thing I have ever seen. Especially the scenes where "Clint" was arguing with his mother, and blurted out the classic line "..NO Mommy! I'm trying to talk to you man to Mommy!" Also when Clint ripped the leg off of his blue jeans had me in tears.

The best scene was Clint breaking up with his girlfriend, scene cuts to Clint punching a large hole in what looked like the family outhouse.

Things to note in the movie: The grandmother : Check out the size of this womans arms when shes dragging one of the kids out of the kitchen. Arnold Schwarzeneggar would feel small.

See if you can count the number of teeth in this movie. I counted 15, and 12 of them belonged to 16 year old Clint.

Jim Carrey..watch out..Clint the Hillbilly is on the loose, and this bad check is gonna stick.


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