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The Barber (2002)

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A weary town faces a long, dark winter.

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Sally
Paul Jarrett ...
Everett
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Jewels
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Buffalo
John B. Destry ...
Cecil (as John Destry)
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Halstrom
Arnie Walters ...
Paddy
Ralph Alderman ...
Farley
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Jim
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Father Stiffler
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A weary town faces a long, dark winter.

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31 December 2002 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

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$1,000,000 (estimated)
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The two hunters find Lucy's body in daylight even though the rest of the movie makes a big deal about it being winter with 24-hour darkness. Characters later make a brief mention how Lucy's body was discovered shortly before the nightfall in Alaska. See more »

Quotes

Chief Vance Corgan: So, did you two lovebirds have a little domestic dispute?
Levi Gansby: A domes... a domestic what?
Chief Vance Corgan: A fight? A quarrel?
'Buffalo' Sedwick: No, we was just drinkin', y'know, bein' off-time and all. And we just gotta little outta sorts, y'know?
Levi Gansby: We tripped - that's all, we just tripped.
Chief Vance Corgan: Is that the truth, Buffalo? Did ya trip?
'Buffalo' Sedwick: Yeah, we tripped when we found the body cause, y'know, it scared us pretty good.
Chief Vance Corgan: So, you didn't see anything else? Just the body?
'Buffalo' Sedwick: No, we... we just... we just saw the body. I mean, well, I mean, uh, there ...
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God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen
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arranged by Peter Allen
Performed by Members of the Christ Church Cathedral Choir: Deirdre Rogers, Karen Mang, Rob Hollins, Bruce Hoffman, Rupert Lang
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My brief review of the film
29 April 2005 | by (Perth, Australia) – See all my reviews

Surprisingly much better than it sounds, the film is atmospheric and stylishly directed, and the screenplay has good ideas and dialogue. The film still has the markings of a routine thriller, and towards the end in particular it starts to lose itself. But it is a modest production, which does not try to be any better than it is, and it is rather fascinating to watch. McDowell quite effectively narrates and plays the leading role, and the music used in the film is very fitting in general

  • though the classical music used feels like a forced allusion to 'A


Clockwork Orange'. Overall, it is not a masterpiece of cinema, but it is definitely better than the average thriller out there, and it certainly has more power to engage than most Hollywood productions today.


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