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The Last Brickmaker in America (2001)

A man must cope with the loss of his wife and the obsolescence of his job before finding redemption by becoming a role model to an equally lost 13-year-old.

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A man must cope with the loss of his wife and the obsolescence of his job before finding redemption by becoming a role model to an equally lost 13-year-old.

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Rated PG for some mild language | See all certifications »
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23 September 2001 (USA)  »

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$8,000,000 (estimated)
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Mr. Potter: He's a brickmaker.
Mrs. Potter: He's a legend.
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Great MOW! Too bad the producers still owe me 400 bucks...
5 October 2001 | by See all my reviews

...a thoughtfully written, performed, and photographed Movie of the Week, which took full advantage of rustic rural and suburban locations in and near Charlotte, NC.

Compared to the usual "grind 'em out" television long-form projects, there is a lot of texture and attention to detail: cast performances, production design, cinematography, and even if the casting and direction of the background players.

  • a film very enjoyable to view!


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