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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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Bobby Walker
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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'm not asking you to sleep with him. He just needs a companion.
Sharon: Get him a dog.
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If I Had You
Written by Ted Shapiro, Jimmy Campbell and Reginald Connelly
(as Campbell / Shapiro)
Performed by Clifford Jordon
Courtesy of Bee Hive Records
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Who could not like this slice of life?
20 December 2004 | by (Texas) – See all my reviews

An escape from the gratuitous mayhem, crashes, gun play, torture, nudity, lying, cheating, and sex of many contemporary movies.

This movie tells a great story, complete with emotions, situations, and predicaments that most people can relate to. It has a touch of violence and sex, but only in context with the storyline. Forster is superbly cast, and Wahlberg is delightful. The minor actors are believable and credible. Locations are just plain down-home rural America.

All the previous user comments are right on target. I can offer only strong agreement. This is one fine movie. Watch it with your loved one or your best friend (or both).


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