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22 November 2002 (Turkey) See more »
There's More Than One Way To Sweep a Woman Off Her Feet.
Four men take time from their personal problems to reunite as a curling team and compete in a bonspiel that will restore their honour. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
1 win & 10 nominations See more »
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James B. Douglas ... Donald Foley

Molly Parker ... Amy Foley

Paul Gross ... Chris Cutter
Barbara Gordon ... Eva Foley

Michelle Nolden ... Julie Foley

Connor Price ... Brandon Foley
Stan Coles ... Minister

James Allodi ... Neil Bucyk
Darryl Casselman ... Ronnie

Mike 'Nug' Nahrgang ... Nug McTeague (as 'Nug')

Jed Rees ... Eddie Strombeck

Jane Spidell ... Lilly Strombeck

Polly Shannon ... Joanne

Peter Outerbridge ... James Lennox

Kari Matchett ... Linda Bucyk

Leslie Nielsen ... Gordon Cutter
Timm Zemanek ... Marvin Fleiger
Kenney McCoy ... Andrew Bucyk
Barrett Cribbey ... Philip Bucyk

George Buza ... Stuckmore

Victoria Snow ... Officer Frances Darte
Bill Lynn ... Wally
Laura James ... Sign Interpreter
L.J. Vasilantonakis ... Drunk

Greg Bryk ... Alexander Yount

Tannis Burnett ... Belle
Beau Starr ... Scott Blendick

Tim Post ... Friesen
Gerry Quigley ... Official
Bob Bainborough ... Greg Guiness
A. Paul Savage ... Paul Savage
Susan Spratt ... Cheerleader
George Karrys ... Barnhart
Deirdre Kirby ... Primrose
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
David G. Fremlin ... Drunk Piper (uncredited)

Hannah Gross ... Girl at Game (uncredited)
Jack Gross ... Boy at Game (uncredited)
Danielle Hampton ... Curling Spectator (uncredited)
Michael Stevens ... Bartender (uncredited)

The Tragically Hip ... Team Kingston (uncredited)

Directed by
Paul Gross 
Writing credits
Paul Gross  story &
John Krizanc  story &
Paul Quarrington  story &
Graham Wagner  story editor

Paul Gross (screenplay) &
John Krizanc (screenplay)

Produced by
Robert Lantos .... producer
Penny McDonald .... associate producer
Mark Musselman .... executive producer
Julia Rosenberg .... co-producer
Frank Siracusa .... line producer
Katherin-Ellen Zabehlicky .... assistant producer
Original Music by
Paul Gross 
Jack Lenz 
Cinematography by
Thom Best (director of photography)
Film Editing by
Susan Maggi 
Casting by
Deirdre Bowen 
Production Design by
Paul D. Austerberry 
Art Direction by
Nigel Churcher 
Set Decoration by
Nigel Hutchins 
Costume Design by
Noreen Landry 
Makeup Department
Stacey Dutrizac .... 1st assistant makeup
Stephanie Ingram .... key hair stylist
Lynda McCormack .... key makeup artist
Production Management
Thom J. Pretak .... production manager
Douglas Wilkinson .... post-production supervisor
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Genevieve Anthony .... trainee assistant director
Walter Lawlor .... trainee assistant director
Rick Morris .... trainee assistant director
Woody Sidarous .... first assistant director
Erin Walker .... second assistant director
Art Department
David G. Fremlin .... first assistant art director
Mark Hunter .... props
Cary A. King .... set designer
Peter Miskimmin .... property master
Adam Weir .... carpenter
Sound Department
Sylvain Arseneault .... sound recordist
Steve Baine .... foley artist
Stephen Barden .... supervising sound editor
Todd Beckett .... re-recording mixer
Joe Bracciale .... sound editor
Alex Bullick .... trainee assistant sound editor
Richard Calistan .... adr mixer
Matt Cluett .... re-recording assistant
Kate Cripps .... trainee assistant sound editor
Keith Elliott .... re-recording mixer
J.R. Fountain .... first assistant sound editor
François Grenon .... boom operator
Gina Gyles .... foley assistant
Jason Perreira .... re-recording assistant
Peter Persaud .... foley recordist
Jill Purdy .... sound editor
Catherine Rix .... looper
Mike Woroniuk .... re-recording mixer
Mark Zsifkovits .... re-recording mixer
Mike Woroniuk .... additional sound re-recording mixer (uncredited)
David Yonson .... adr recordist (uncredited)
Special Effects by
Brock Jolliffe .... special effects coordinator
Visual Effects by
Dennis Berardi .... visual effects supervisor: Mr. X Inc.
Kristy Blackwell .... digital artist: Mr. X Inc.
Dave Calder .... 3D animator: Mr. X Inc.
Shane Glading .... 3D animator: Mr. X Inc.
Jamie Hallett .... digital compositor
Marco Polsinelli .... digital compositor: Mr. X Inc.
Dave Salter .... digital compositor
Cameron Stafford .... digital compositor
Matthew Steeves .... visual effects coordinator: Mr. X Inc.
Miguel Sternberg .... 3D animator: Mr. X Inc.
Aaron Weintraub .... digital compositor: Mr. X Inc.
Regan Moore .... stunt rigger
Paul Rutledge .... stunt coordinator
Todd Shannon Jr. .... dive supervisor
Todd Shannon Jr. .... water safety supervisor
Camera and Electrical Department
Ian Anderson .... second assistant camera: "b" camera
Michelle Beaudette .... first assistant camera
Mitch Holmes .... key grip
Sean Jensen .... Steadicam operator
Sean Jensen .... camera operator
Steve Kolodziej .... 24 frame video operator
J.P. Locherer .... director of photography: second unit
Kaelin McCowan .... assistant camera
Paolo Perin .... electrician
Gottfried Pflugbeil .... first assistant camera: additional camera
Gottfried Pflugbeil .... focus puller: additional camera
Denise Taylor .... second assistant camera
Christopher J. Toudy .... best boy grip
Greg Whiteside .... 24 frame video operator
Richard Wilmot .... camera operator
Casting Department
Christopher Richards .... casting assistant
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Carmen Hanson .... assistant costume designer
Crystal Silden .... set costumer
Editorial Department
Sue Len Quon .... assistant editor
Cathy Rait .... color timer
Joanne Rourke .... colorist: HD mastering
Location Management
Brad Cowan .... assistant location manager
Music Department
Kevin Banks .... music editor
Asher Lenz .... composer: additional music
Other crew
Linda Browne .... script supervisor daily
Sean Coyne .... craft service
Danielle Depeyre .... script supervisor
Jack DePoe .... production assistant
Amy Green .... project coordinator: Serendipity Point Films
Alexandra Lane .... production coordinator
Marc Lefler .... production assistant: Serendipity
Mark Musselman .... business legal affairs executive
Rick Parker .... animal wrangler
Lisa Perone .... production assistant
Bob Presner .... completion bond
Bryan Reid .... production assistant
Andrew Rosen .... production executive: Alliance Atlantis
Aida Tannyan .... head of finance
Peter Tokarsky .... video duplicator
Kelly Willson Harvey .... assistant: Robert Lantos

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Rated R for language, sexuality and some drug use
102 min
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Did You Know?

In an attempt to help make this Canadian-made film successful, Alliance Atlantis put on an advertising campaign that was on par with a campaign for a Hollywood-made film.See more »
Continuity: In the preliminary round game between the Long Bay and Butte rinks, the rock that Cutter throws that eventually gets burned by the sweeper travels down the right side of sheet as he throws it. The portal that he is aiming for and which the rock eventually goes through is on the left side of the sheet.See more »
Gordon Cutter:Where did you graduate from? Saddam Hussein school of physiotherapy.See more »
Movie Connections:
Featured in The Waldo Cumberbund Story (2005)See more »
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5 out of 9 people found the following review useful.
I Enjoyed it on TV Last Weekend. Thanks!, 14 February 2006
Author: kathrynelich from United States

I lived in Ft. St. John, BC for 1 year as an itinerant teacher and only got an idea of how important Curling was. I never did it and now I wish I had. That movie was so special and I was glued to you folks getting that game on and winning it. It was truly a fun movie and the characters were really great. I love Canadian men. They made my time in BC very fun indeed. Great to see the movie on regular TV. Thanks for your endeavor. It was fun! Best to Canada in the Olympics this week - I know you'll smoke 'em! We know you'll take Curling for sure. I hope you will enjoy the rest of the winter and make some more movies, and send them down here.

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