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Diamond Men (2000)

 -  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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Bobby Walker
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Katie Harnish
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Tina
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Tip Rountree
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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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Bobby Walker: You never carry rubbers around?
Eddie Miller: No.
Bobby Walker: Not even for special occasions?
Eddie Miller: Like what, my birthday? No.
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For All We Know
by Coots & Lewis
Performed by Sal Salvador
Courtesy of Bee Hive Records
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Brilliant dialog, mood, acting and direction
24 February 2003 | by (Sleepy Hollow, USA) – See all my reviews

This film takes us into the world of diamond selling, with brilliant (like the diamonds being sold) cast, director and script. Slowly, we come to know these people, seeing their flaws and then learning to love almost all of them. This film should have had wider release when it was first introduced in theaters...and should be used as a lesson to film makers in schools across the country.


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