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Wooly Boys (2001)

PG | | Comedy | 7 October 2001 (USA)
A sheep rancher's visit to the big city triggers a mischevious adventure with his teenage computer-whiz grandson.

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Cast

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A.J. 'Stoney' Stoneman
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Shuck
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Charles
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Sheriff Hank Dawson
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Kate Harper
Jad Mager ...
Billy Spratt
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Owen Spratt (as Adam Stradlin)
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Deputy Sheriff Orville Spratt
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Martinez
Mike Booth ...
Agent Collins (as Michael Booth)
T. Mychael Rambo ...
Hearse Driver (as T. Michael Rambo)
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Ben
Marquetta Senters ...
Nurse
Wayne A. Evenson ...
Carlson
Lana Schwab ...
Verla
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A sheep rancher's visit to the big city triggers a mischevious adventure with his teenage computer-whiz grandson.

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Fight'n, Steal'n, Shoot'n and other lessons from Grandpa.

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Comedy

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Rated PG for language, brief violence and thematic material | See all certifications »
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7 October 2001 (USA)  »

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Belades gia treis  »

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$335,726 (USA)
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Trivia

Sheila Schafer ("Lady in Diner") stated that she hated the make-up she had to wear "to look like an old woman, because I wasn't old back then!" See more »

Quotes

Charles: So where's Hidden Springs?
A.J. 'Stoney' Stoneman: I'll know it when I see it.
Shuck: Then we're all in big trouble, 'cause the old fart forgot his glasses.
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Round and Round
Written by: Scott Nickoley, Jamie Dunlap, and Molly Pasutti
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Honestly Sincere
15 March 2002 | by (North Dakota) – See all my reviews

I recently had the opportunity to see this film at the FARGO FILM FESTIVAL. As a North Dakotan, I must be proud of any project that promotes North Dakota. WOOLY BOYS definitely does its fair share of "promoting." To be honest, I expected more. For a film that falsely calls itself "North Dakota's first major feature film" I was anticipating a sincere look at Modern North Dakota, or maybe an ernest approach at our history. I did not, however, expect to see yet another film that explores the "golly gee" persona of our elderly and silly folk. (Though these people exist and I love them!)

In regards to FARGO (THE MOVIE), some of the same people that support WOOLY BOYS fame, claim the film (FARGO) makes us look like a bunch of "idiots" and "dorks" and "other such silly names"...In WOOLY BOYS, apparently we are epitomized by Scruffy "Sheep Lovers." That's great.

Meanwhile, Kristofferson gave a hell of a performance. I was in awe. The film had its funny moments and I was impressed with some of the photography. However, the film did not exemplify what it is to live in North Dakota or what it is to be a North Dakotan. Look for this film on USA (CABLE) Saturday afternoons. Because it is good enough to watch in its entirety, if you're a fan of the named actors. (or some silly manure jokes)


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