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Cast

  (in credits order)
Lyssa Aruda ... Alden Girl
Kris Andersson ... Desk Clerk

Orson Bean ... Mr. Bowen
Al Berman ... Corpse

Regan Burns ... Mr. Alden
John Patrick Clerkin ... Doctor

Barry Corbin ... Senator Dorm
George Czarnecki ... Caucasian Bar Patron (as George Cznarecki)
Isabelle Dahlin ... Smooth White Boys Girlfriend

Michael Dorn ... Tar

Evan Ellingson ... Alden Boy (as Evan Ellison)
Kyle Gates ... Smooth White Boy

Ernie Grunwald ... Jukebox Guy

Rachael Harris ... Mrs. Alden
Tomica S. Jenkins ... Charlene (as Tomica Jenkins)

Leslie Jordan ... Jake Bennett

Adoni Maropis ... Louis

Michael McLafferty ... Bush

Carsten Norgaard ... Race

Dwayne Perkins ... African-American Bar Patron

Richard Riehle ... Starnes

Valente Rodriguez ... Simone

Geno Taylor ... Deacon (as Eugene 'Geno' Taylor)
Ian Spencer ... Policeman

Sven-Ole Thorsen ... Butcher Boy

Mychal Wilson ... Prince
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

Blair Underwood ... Himself (uncredited)

Directed by
David Portlock 
 
Writing credits
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David Portlock 

Produced by
Carsten Norgaard .... co-producer
Jill Silverthorne .... co-producer
Jill Silverthorne .... line producer
Geno Taylor .... producer
Mychal Wilson .... producer
 
Film Editing by
Ryan Folsey 
 
Casting by
Justine Hempe 
Kevin Scott 
Sherry Thomas 
 
Production Design by
John Shea 
 
Costume Design by
Ernesto Martinez 
 
Makeup Department
Vera Zay .... key makeup artist
 
Production Management
Dave Zimmermann .... post-production supervisor
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Terri Carsley .... second assistant director
Bettina Godi .... first assistant director
Cory Paulos .... second second assistant director
 
Art Department
Terri Carsley .... second assistant decorator
Dave Zimmermann .... property master
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Thomas Bango .... first assistant camera
Lance Dickinson .... lighting technician
Pauline Edwards .... camera loader
Terry Meadows .... gaffer
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Lily Scott .... wardrobe supervisor
 
Music Department
Brad Colerick .... music supervisor
Dave Curtin .... music supervisor
 
Transportation Department
Joseph E. Jones .... driver
Sonny Martinez .... transportation coordinator
 
Other crew
Karen Paulos .... production assistant
Mychal Wilson .... entertainment attorney
Mychal Wilson .... producer's representative
 

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France:93 min
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Was the first film financed with help from the Small Business Adminastration's Guranteed loan program.See more »
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References "The Andy Griffith Show" (1960)See more »

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1 out of 2 people found the following review useful.
Funny, If you are socially aware (or even awake), 5 December 2003
Author: racerdex from Sunshine State

My brother and I watched this film together, on HBO 2. Actually, we had a bicoastal film viewing. It is the sort of thing that we have always reserved for the finest in quirky film making. How does a movie like this ever get made? The comedy of errors, and concurrently botched confidence schemes lead to hilarious results. We would have spent our hard earned, and stolen, last $110K, to make it as well.

We are certain of the reasons that this film is not popular. It is way too silly, but that gives it its quality, and makes room for it on our video shelves as a potential classic (see "Better Off Dead", "Hollywood Shuffle", "Soul Man" and "Fear of a Black Hat").

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