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Love in the Ruins (1995)

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A Christian allegory in which an experienced demon and his apprentice sow despair, alienation, fear and hopelessness among the customers at a bleak Los Angeles gas station. They are ... See full summary »

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Al Spenser ...
Older Demon
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Younger Demon
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Hector
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African-Amer. Driver
Trevelyon Williams ...
Ben (shooting victim)
Kevin Griffis ...
Back seat guy
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Cashier
Welborn Ferrene ...
White boy
Don Deforest Paul ...
White Man (as Don Paul)
Roberta Bradley ...
White Woman
Dennis Lau ...
Asian Man
Nancy Long ...
Asian Woman
Andrea Long ...
Asian Child
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Homeless Man
Antonio Antonetti ...
Pedro
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A Christian allegory in which an experienced demon and his apprentice sow despair, alienation, fear and hopelessness among the customers at a bleak Los Angeles gas station. They are powerless to influence the man who, despite the risk of great personal cost, helps a drive-by shooting victim. The experienced demon admonishes his charge, "Never, ever let them love one another." Written by Ulf Kjell Gür

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Whole Lotta Love
Written by Jimmy Page, Robert Plant, John Paul Jones, and John Bonham
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One of finest films we have ever seen
30 July 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

My son, a film student and now visual effects artist in LA, brought this film home from the Heartland festival several years ago. Our family was blow away by it. We have seen it several times and shown it to others. It remains one of the finest, thought provoking films we have ever seen. We always wondered what happened to Scott and just recently looked up his profile. We did that because the daughter of a famous actress dropped by our home and we told her about it. She was excited, because she had auditioned for one of Scott's movies.

We wish Scott continued success in his career and thank him for making such an important film.


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