MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 10,021 this week

Diamond Men (2000)

 -  Drama  -  October 2000 (USA)
7.1
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.1/10 from 1,327 users   Metascore: 78/100
Reviews: 35 user | 22 critic | 20 from Metacritic.com

A thirty-years traveling diamond salesman must mentor a brash young replacement when his company downsizes him.

Director:

(as Daniel M. Cohen)

Writer:

0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

with Prime Instant Video

Editors' Spotlight

Fall TV Premiere Week

Many of your favorite shows are coming back, along with plenty of series premieres. Here's a list of the shows premiering between Sunday, September 21 and Friday, September 26.


Related News

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 60 titles
created 25 Jan 2011
 
TDL
a list of 44 titles
created 08 May 2012
 
a list of 958 titles
created 12 Oct 2012
 
a list of 17 titles
created 20 Nov 2012
 
a list of 24 titles
created 9 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Diamond Men" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Diamond Men (2000)

Diamond Men (2000) on IMDb 7.1/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Diamond Men.
3 wins & 1 nomination. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Triggermen (2002)
Crime | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

One of two deadly hired kilers switches places with one of a duo of conmen in order to pursue love.

Director: John Bradshaw
Stars: Pete Postlethwaite, Neil Morrissey, Bill MacDonald
The Bank (2001)
Thriller | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

The Bank is a thriller about banking, corruption and alchemy.

Director: Robert Connolly
Stars: David Wenham, Anthony LaPaglia, Sibylla Budd
Butter (1998)
Action | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.8/10 X  

Corrupt record company executives kill a singing sensation with a drug overdose rather than letting her leave their label and join another company. They then frame her cousin/manager for ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Gathings Bunche
Stars: Shemar Moore, Nia Long, Ernie Hudson
Bullfighter (2000)
Action | Fantasy | Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.4/10 X  

Jack is a wanderer whose aimless roaming leads him to a number of interesting locations and into the company of many interesting people, and despite his fascination with bullfighting he ... See full summary »

Director: Rune Bendixen
Stars: Olivier Martinez, Michelle Forbes, Assumpta Serna
Drama | Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

All-American Kyle is the newest initiate of the Black Circle Boys, an underworld society of gothic groupies whose primary interests are creating mayhem and studying the Occult. By the time ... See full summary »

Director: Matthew Carnahan
Stars: Scott Bairstow, Eric Mabius, Tara Subkoff
Southie (1998)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

South Boston Irish bad boy Danny Quinn returns back home from New York and gets stuck between his pals, who are supported by one Irish mafia clan, and his family, which are members of ... See full summary »

Director: John Shea
Stars: Donnie Wahlberg, Rose McGowan, Anne Meara
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.2/10 X  

A family man (Meyer) recent promoted to middle management at work immerses himself in a world of questionable personal and professional ethics by a colleague (Scott).

Director: Dan Cohen
Stars: Breckin Meyer, Scarlett Taylor, Rubylou Taylor
Body Count (1998)
Crime | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

A group of thieves attempt to rob an art gallery, but when plans backfire and one of the men winds up dead, the group head down south, running afoul of the law. Along the way, they meet up ... See full summary »

Director: Robert Patton-Spruill
Stars: David Caruso, Linda Fiorentino, John Leguizamo
Purgatory (TV Movie 1999)
Fantasy | Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

An outlaw band rides into a town that is actually Purgatory, between Heaven and Hell.

Director: Uli Edel
Stars: Sam Shepard, Eric Roberts, Randy Quaid
Kings of South Beach (TV Movie 2007)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

Based on the true story of a Miami Beach nightclub owner who takes a young employee under his wing, while trying to avoid bankruptcy and the mafia.

Director: Tim Hunter
Stars: Donnie Wahlberg, Jason Gedrick, Steven Bauer
Risk (2000)
Drama | Crime | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

A naïve insurance adjuster comes under the tutelage of his jaded boss and gets caught in a web of deceit and lust.

Director: Alan White
Stars: Tom Long, Claudia Karvan, Melissa Madden-Gray
The Money $hot (2000–2001)
Drama | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Nothing is ever what it seems. To the outside world, the adult industry is a sexy alternate universe filled with studs and starlets who are ready to go at the drop of a hat. Cigar-chomping,... See full summary »

Stars: Rebecca Gray, Paul Hayes, Tom Katsis
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Eddie Miller
...
Bobby Walker
...
Katie Harnish
...
Tina
...
Tip Rountree
...
Brad
Douglas Allen Johnson ...
John Ludwig
...
Cherry (as Kristen Minter)
Nikki Fritz ...
Fran
...
Amber
Katie Rimmer ...
Priscilla (as Kate Rimmer)
Paul Price ...
Carl
...
Melody
Kathleen Conner ...
Angel
...
Krystal
Edit

Storyline

After 30 years on the road, a veteran jewelry salesman is forced to show his young replacement the tricks of the trade, but when the kid introduces him to the ladies of the "Altoona Riding Club," the old dog is introduced to a whole new set of "tricks." Written by Anonymous

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Drama

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for language and some sexuality | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

October 2000 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

The Altoona Riding Club  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Quotes

Eddie Miller: [referring to Bobby's sports car] Some machine you got here.
Bobby Walker: Do you like it? Hey, chicks love this car, man. It's like a frigging rocket ship.
Eddie Miller: Yeah, well, use it for your accounts on the Moon.
See more »

Soundtracks

For All We Know
by Coots & Lewis
Performed by Sal Salvador
Courtesy of Bee Hive Records
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

A Little Charm Goes a Long Way
23 February 2003 | by See all my reviews

Charming. That is all one really needs to say about this movie. Okay, okay, it's basically a road movie. We've all been there and we all generally know what happens when you get two people from different walks of life stuck in a car for under two hours of film. Sometimes you have to ignore your jaded movie-dissecting tendencies and just go for it. The script has genuine charm and some great laughs jammed into it, without ever actually trying too hard to be witty or funny in the first place. Of course, the chemistry between Robert Forster and Donnie Wahlberg has something to do with it as well. They just seem, well, effortless together. It's really quite something to witness, and not something you see very often in films, mainstream or otherwise. They just have that... thing together. You know, that thing? That indefinable thing? Well, they got it. They got it in aces and spades.


3 of 4 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
This movie was okay meggie17736
Wow, what a nice surprise! kalleballe
Parts also filmed in..... mikepittenger
False Advertisement cover peterock35
Donnie Wahlberg kraduate
False Compartment in Trunk Elkabong1940
Discuss Diamond Men (2000) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?