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Harvard Man (2001)

R  |   |  Comedy, Crime, Drama  |  1 August 2001 (France)
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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)
Scottie Epstein ...
Mario
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Juliet
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Coach Preston
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Kenner
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Connie
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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)  »

Also Known As:

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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Rebecca Gayheart and Sarah Michelle Gellar star in this film and they also star in Scream 2 (1997) together. See more »

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The type and amount of clouds change in the final scene of the movie when the family walks to the river and get their pictures taken by Alan. See more »

Quotes

Alan Jensen: In the meantime I think I've gotten about as far as I can with general thinking about life-- and sanity, and madness, and death. I think what I need to do is get concrete..find something that I can get good at and something that I can make a living doing.
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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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Great cast...not great film.
3 June 2003 | by (Hounslow England) – See all my reviews

I have seen " HARVARD MAN " for the first time on dvd and i think it is a notable failure with a great cast.

James Toback is a good director but this is not one of his best films simply it is poorly written and directed and it gives the cast nothing to do whatsoever.

Adam Greiner is ok if a little wooden but he gets completely out acted by the utterly gorgeous and totally wonderfull Sarah Michelle Gellar as the nasty and calculated Cindy.

The rest of the cast...Rebecca Gayheart,Ray Allen and,good to see him in a movie after all these years,Eric Stoltz are excellent but as i have said they are not given much to do.

So in short...notable failure that could have been good.


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