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The Poor & Hungry (2000)

 -  Drama  -  4 August 2000 (USA)
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A Memphis car thief falls in love with one of his victims, an attractive cellist.

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Credited cast:
Eric Tate ...
Eli Foote
Lindsey Roberts ...
Harper
Lake Latimer ...
Amanda
John Still ...
Mr. Coles
Keenon Nikita ...
Archie
Dennis Phillippi ...
Bobo
T.C. Sharpe ...
Cowboy Urles
Jay Munn ...
Preacher
Wanda Wilson ...
Miss Wanda
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Beale Street Tourist
Lazarus Hawk ...
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Larry Moore
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A Memphis car thief falls in love with one of his victims, an attractive cellist.

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Craig Brewer:  He can be seen in the mirror filming the scene where Harper is working in the strip club. See more »

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Cowboy Urles: I don't mean to shoot the messenger, but I wants my ride.
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Excellent Movie best example of what digital can do!
26 February 2003 | by (St Louis, Usa) – See all my reviews

Craig Where Are you man.

I caught The poor and Hungry at the St Louis International film festival and was deeply impressed. It shows that whatever media you choose to tell your story, a good story with an excellent storyteller can place an audience anywhere and move them effectively. Which is what a movie should do. The fact he shot it on digital 8 and a boom mic with very little crew. Nice. Now two questions

What are you doing now?

Where can I buy the DVD?


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