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Harvard Man (2001)

A basketball player strikes a deal with the mob to fix a basketball game.

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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
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Russell (as Michael Aparo)
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Coach Preston
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Butch
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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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Harvard Story  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$5,500,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

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

Gross:

$56,007 (USA) (13 September 2002)
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Sarah Michelle Gellar was James Toback's first choice for Cindy Bandolini. See more »

Goofs

In the final scene by the river, the mother calls the little boy by his real name (Brendan), and not by the character's name (Jonathan), as shown in the credits. See more »

Quotes

Cindy Bandolini: What's more important, a basketball game or the greatest fuck in the world?
Alan Jensen: Who are you referring to as the greatest fuck in the world?
Cindy Bandolini: I was referring to you, but now that you mention it.
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Referenced in The Cinema Snob: Heaven's Gate: Part 1 (2015) See more »

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The List
Written by Aaron Accetta, Dan Woods, David Schommer (as Dave Schoemmer), Sam Hollander
Performed by J Bender
Courtesy of Columbia Records
By Arrangement with Sony Music Licensing
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The apocalypse
26 January 2007 | by (Russian Federation) – See all my reviews

If I were to express my true views of this film, it would not be allowed on the internet. Totally egregious, a travesty, a cinematic endeavour that has successfully set humanity back at least 30 years. I just can't understand what possibly possessed this guy to make this film, let alone for Buffy to star in it. Not to mention its racism. Evidently, black people don't go to harvard, but if they do, rest assured that they play basketball and carry guns!Besides the only two blacks in the film were a gun toting roommate and a nymphomaniac neighbourwith designs on the two white protagonists, all that was missing was to have them eat some fried chicken and have grills. I am lost for words. Let me use some pseudo-deep philosophy to ponder it, similarly to Kirkegaard, as would be said in the film. I really hope that as many people as possible watch this film and consider how its release was ever made possible. Honestly, why did his black Harvard roommate attack him with a gun???


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