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Diamond Men (2000)

R  |   |  Drama  |  October 2000 (USA)
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A thirty-years traveling diamond salesman must mentor a brash young replacement when his company downsizes him.

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Eddie Miller
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Tina
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Tip Rountree
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Angel
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Krystal
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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

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Rated R for language and some sexuality | See all certifications »
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Eddie Miller: I've been doing this for more than 30 years. I've never been robbed. Never had a loss. You know why?
Bobby Walker: No. No idea.
Eddie Miller: I stay in out-of-the-way motels. I eat in quiet little restaurants. I don't draw attention to myself. I don't talk about what I do. I go into town, I do my business, and I leave. I recommend that you do the same.
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If I Had You
Written by Ted Shapiro, Jimmy Campbell and Reginald Connelly
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Performed by Clifford Jordon
Courtesy of Bee Hive Records
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23 February 2003 | by (Orange County, CA USA) – See all my reviews

"Diamond Men" is a slice-of-life flick about an aging traveling diamond salesman (Forster), his protege (Wahlberg), and their experiences on the road. In spite of being a good natured light drama with a heart, "Diamond Men" can't escape its amateurish screen play and obvious low budgetness as it wanders through fields of pure corn all the way to its feel good conclusion. A mildly enjoyable B-flick which should be an okay sofa spud watch if it makes it to broadcast. (C)


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