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


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: [talking to his boss about Bobby] How do I know he's not gonna work out? How do you know shit when you step in it?
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Written by Ted Shapiro, Jimmy Campbell and Reginald Connelly
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Performed by Clifford Jordon
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Zirconium film
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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