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The Dogwalker (1999)

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Jerry Cooper is The Dogwalker, a Tom Sawyer grown up for the nineties, who having fallen on hard times, is struggling with the reality of having to sleep in his car. When he quite literally... See full summary »

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Ike
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Jerry Cooper is The Dogwalker, a Tom Sawyer grown up for the nineties, who having fallen on hard times, is struggling with the reality of having to sleep in his car. When he quite literally stumbles upon an old lady and her dog, he suddenly finds himself caught up in her life and over her head in a twisted mix of class, race, age, sex, drugs, dog leashes, inheritances and contract bridge. Written by Paul Duran

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It's a dog's life but somebody's got to lead it.

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13 September 2002 (USA)  »

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$4,726 (USA) (13 September 2002)

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$3,732 (USA) (22 September 2006)
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Jerry: It was the end of an era, profit had turned to loss, fortune to folly, winners to losers. And the chaff was beginning to fall out like so much dandruff. Didn't have to shake too hard to get me to tumble though, I'd only ever been along of the ride. I just never cared that much. And now, now it was time for something new.
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Written and Performed by Rick Holmstrom
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Walk with him, talk with him, just don't trust him
19 September 2002 | by (Los Angeles, CA) – See all my reviews

I read a review of THE DOGWALKER where it said the lead only has a close relationship with the dog in the movie--and I thought that sounded like every guy I've hooked up with!

So I had to see it, and of course, he was like every dude in LA--hot, sexy, and couldn't care less about anyone. Dead on!

I love this movie, it has charm and insight--and exposed the truth about people--where most movies fail to show this--people don't change.


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