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Brigham City (2001)

 -  Crime | Drama | Mystery  -  30 March 2001 (USA)
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Sheriff Wes Clayton is a compassionate lawman and a Mormon bishop in a quiet Mormon community called Brigham. The tranquil town is shaken to the core when a woman from California is found murdered near her car. Clayton, his young deputy, the town's retired sheriff and his shrewd secretary work with an FBI agent sent to investigate. As a civil and spiritual leader in the frightened town, Clayton must serve both justice and mercy to uncover the town's deepest secrets, find the murderer and keep Brigham from ripping itself apart. Written by Mary Jane Jones

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Nothing attracts a Serpent like a paradise.

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Crime | Drama | Mystery

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Rated PG-13 for violence and thematic material | See all certifications »

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$1,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$103,629 (USA) (6 April 2001)

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$798,341 (USA) (22 June 2001)
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When Wes orders the young men to go door by door in couples with pamphlets due the missing girl, there's a parallel on how, in LDS Church, the Aaronic Priesthood "prepares the way" to the Melquizedek Priesthood holders, who later go in couples door by door to search for evidence in every house. See more »

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In the second Sunday's meetings, the hymn numbers posted on the sign in the background refer to those sung the previous week. See more »

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Stu: What we've got here is a little paradise. And nothing attracts a serpent like a paradise.
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Banjo Boy
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Performed by Ryan Shupe & the Rubberband
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31 October 2001 | by (MidWest) – See all my reviews

Having childhoods in the same hometown (Mt. Vernon, IL), Dutcher and I come from completely different worlds as adults. I was impressed with his direction in this film, the tension created and maintained. The characters show a refreshing honesty in looking at where they have been.


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