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Dennis Burke
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Lydia Davis
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Gretchen Van Buren
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Thurston Clarque
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Detective Glen Teal
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Dean Van Buren
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Karen Clarque
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Schminick
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Lenzo Russo
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Nancy Maxwell
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Molly
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After a sexual harassment incident, Dennis Burke, a Nathaniel Hawthorne scholar, goes to work at a California college. He begins correspondence with an imprisoned murderer, Lydia Davis. Burke is finding old habits hard to break, developing relationships with obsessive coeds. Meanwhile, Lydia escapes from prison. Dennis and his colleague Thurston, a computer scientist and hacker, find themselves caught in a web of intrigue. Written by Ken Miller <wkmiller704@yahoo.com>

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Rated R for strong language including sexual dialogue, and for some nudity | See all certifications »
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25 November 2000 (South Korea)  »

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Späte Abrechnung  »

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Dennis Burke grabs a newspaper and reads a headline, relevant to the plot, that indicates State Manhunt Widens. But if you pause the frame and read the text of the article below the headline, you see it is a bogus article about teenage curfew, totally unrelated to the headline. See more »

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References NFL Monday Night Football (1970) See more »

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Faust
(At the Opera)
Music by Charles Gounod
Arranged by Elmer Bernstein
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Well written little film - A good renter!
30 January 2001 | by (Mundelein, IL) – See all my reviews

I kept expecting to turn it off at any moment, yet the characters were unpredictable and the writing kept this little film moving along at a nice clip. Before I knew it I was hooked. Sure, the plot gets a little clunky near the end, but everyone involved with this picture seemed to enjoy themselves. There is even an homage to Demme's Something Wild, which this film begins to resemble near the end. Overall, three stars, and sure to be a minor hit for the few video stores that are likely to pick this up.


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