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Sam the Man (2001)

 -  Comedy | Drama | Romance  -  February 2001 (USA)
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Sam Manning
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Cass
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Saxophone Player
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Maxwell Slade
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Emily
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Richard
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Himself
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Man in Bathroom
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Anastasia Powell
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Ella
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Daniel Lenz
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Murray (as Luis Guzman)
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Buster Pugano
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A vehicle to finally see Fisher Stevens' talent
17 October 2000 | by (New York, NY) – See all my reviews

I viewed this film at the Hamptons Film Festival. I found it to be enjoyable and quite interesting. The ending is not predictable and is quite thought provoking.

It is the tale of a writer who seems to have a block in completing his second novel and in the mean time goes through a journey of self awareness.

I found Fisher Stevens, Sam Manning, to have finally found a character thought allowed him to stretch his skills. He is definitely an underused actor.


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