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Fubar (2002)

 -  Comedy | Music  -  21 May 2004 (UK)
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Headbangers Terry and Dean explore the depths of friendship, and the art and science of drinking beer like a man.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
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Dean (as Paul J. Spence)
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Terry (as Dave Lawrence)
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Farrel
Andrew Sparacino ...
Tron / Troy
Tracey Lawrence ...
Trixie
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Dr. S.C. Lim (as Dr. S.C. Lim)
Sage Lawrence ...
Chastity Anderson
Rose Martin ...
Rose Murdoch
Jim Lawrence ...
Ron Miller
Laurie D'Amour ...
Laurie D'Amour
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Cooler Girl 1 (as Roxanna Oltean)
Carmen Lewis ...
Cooler Girl 2
Margaret Spence ...
Mrs. Mitchner
Sandy Armstrong ...
Shotgun Girl
Ella Simon ...
Ashley - Campfire Girl (as Elizabeth Simon)
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Terry and Dean are lifelong friends who have grown-up together: shotgunning their first beers, forming their first garage band, and growing the great Canadian mullet known as "hockey hair". Now the lives of these Alberta everymen are brought to the big screen by documentarian Ferral Mitchener in an exploration of the depths of friendship, the fragility of life, growing up gracefully and the art and science of drinking beer like a man. Written by Mark Slone

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Rated R for language including sexual dialogue | See all certifications »

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Fubar: A Documentary by Farrel Mitchner  »

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CAD 350,000 (estimated)
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'Doctor S.C. Lim' played himself in the film as Dean's doctor. Lim is Michael Dowse's (Director, Writer, Editor & Producer) actual doctor. See more »

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Farrel Mitchener: The light is up and it's up for me.
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Opening disclaimer: The following "documentary" is fictional. We apologize to any person appearing in the film who believed the documentary was real. Your agreement to appear in the film is greatly appreciated.
  • Odeon Films


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Deeper Shades
Performed by Thor
Written by Jon Mikl Thor (as Thor), Plume, Fleming and Pare
Used with permission of Plumik Productions (SOCAN) and TOEN Wave Music Ltd. (SOCAN)
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Dowse Gives It All
21 August 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

FUBAR is a silly romp of a mockumentary that mixes outrageous Canadian rednecks (or there variation thereof) with Motley Crue metal head-banger culture. The movie follows Dean and Terry, two head-bangers who think there lives are more exciting then they really are (days spent wasted after chugging beers and tossing empty cans onto the street trying to get them to land between the yellow stripes). Farrel approaches them to make a documentary on their lives, and with little fanfare, Terry and Dean agree, only for one of the characters to face a life-threatening diseases. Off they go on a vision quest to celebrate life. The movie turns fairly introspective as Farrel begins to celebrate and understand his own life through the tragedies of his subjects. While the jokes are amateurish, the movie is enlightening and quite funny.


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