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Besotted (2001)

 -  Comedy | Romance  -  21 June 2001 (USA)
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Shep, a depressed lobsterman, still holds a torch for fisherwoman Vicki. But she has eyes for Damien, a handsome Harvard boy summering on Cape Cod. Hoping to reunite the old lovers, a ... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Jim Chiros ...
Shep
Susan Gibney ...
Vicky
Holly Hardman ...
The Sorceress (as Holly Angell Hardmann)
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Damien
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Mona
Gary Ray ...
Harris
Cole Murray ...
Nicole
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Raymond
Dawn Lolos ...
Ashley
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Cap'n Dave
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Phil
Diane McBain ...
Mrs. Buell
Raymond Michael Karl ...
Nathan
Fatmir Haskaj ...
Scott (as Xander Skye)
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Kristen
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Shep, a depressed lobsterman, still holds a torch for fisherwoman Vicki. But she has eyes for Damien, a handsome Harvard boy summering on Cape Cod. Hoping to reunite the old lovers, a sorceress guides their destinies on a game board in her backyard. But playing puppeteer to messy mortals proves difficult... Written by Sujit R. Varma

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$656 (USA) (1 November 2002)

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Putting the Magical in Realism
4 April 2004 | by (Hurley, NY) – See all my reviews

When it comes to conflating Magical and Realism, you really can't do much better than Besotted.

I mean, it's possible to have a lot of Magic and not especially much Realism. Or you could have a lot of Realism and not particularly much Magic. Or you could have just a teeny weeny bit of Realism and a dash of Magic, but then that wouldn't be Besotted, now would it? This is the reason that I draw your attention to the whole Conflation thing. It's not that Magic and Realism is a zero-sum game. You can have large numbers for both parameters that, when added together, kick the rump of similar sums made for other movies.


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