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Alan Jensen
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Chesney Cort
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Teddy Carter
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Andrew Bandolini
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Marcus Blake
Mike Vetere ...
Russell (as Michael Aparo)
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Mario
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College has always been a time for experimentation, sexual, cultural and otherwise. "Harvard Man" plays out against a background of love, sex, basketball, crime and experimentation. Action and philosophy in young people's quest to discover their true identity. Written by Anonymous

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Passion, Seduction, Deception


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Rated R for drug use, language and some strong sexuality | See all certifications »

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1 August 2001 (France)  »

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$5,500,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$8,425 (USA) (17 May 2002)

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$56,007 (USA) (13 September 2002)
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The entire movie was shot in 20 days. See more »

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When Cindy is talking to Alan on the basketball court, the ball jumps between them between shots. See more »

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Alan Jensen: I want to start looking out more and get away from just looking in-- contemplating the navel of my own void-- I want to look out at the world and see it and seize it and maybe even enrich it.
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Don't Fuck With My Dad
Written by Stomy Bugsy, Alexi 'Sossa' Ouzani
Performed by Stomy Bugsy
Courtesy of Sony Entertainment (France) S.A. / Columbia
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Weird but good
11 July 2002 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This low budget offering from disturbed filmmaker James Toback ("Black and White") features Adrian Grenier as a Harvard University basketball player in money trouble who is conned by his shaddy girlfriend (Sarah Michelle Gellar (playing a rif on her "Cruel Intentions" role) to throw a basketball game for money. Add in subplots about the mob, a couple of shaddy FBI agents (including a weird performance by Eric Stoltz), a teacher he has an affair with (Joey Lauren Adams) and a bizare drug trip segment and you have.. a typical Toback picture.. Still, the performances, especialy by relative newcommer Grenier are excellent and the story is weird enough to keep you fascinated.. Not for all tastes due to its subject matter but a good film. GRADE: B


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