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The Theory of the Leisure Class (2001)

 -  Crime | Drama | Mystery  -  2001 (USA)
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A troubled young woman often cheats on her husband and wants to leave him. She even contemplates murder. When she is found unconscious with her children murdered, suspicions rise and lives are destroyed.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Laura Arieh ...
Cindie's Lover (as Laura Aryeh)
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Barbara Beamer
Francine Bellach ...
Nurse's Aide
Stanley Benz ...
Mentally Disabled Person 1
Erika Brannan ...
Cindie McKenna
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Joseph Wright
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Brooke Conrad ...
Marla (as Brook A. Conrad)
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Beer Bellied Buddy
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Psychic Healer
L.B. Fisher ...
Car Salesman
Michael Friedman ...
Mentally Disabled Person 2
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Millionaire (as Phil Fondicaro)
John Furlong ...
Emmet Masterson
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Dori Wright (as Dakota Shane Gorman)
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A troubled young woman often cheats on her husband and wants to leave him. She even contemplates murder. When she is found unconscious with her children murdered, suspicions rise and lives are destroyed.

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what a mess
17 January 2004 | by See all my reviews

It is unimaginable how this film won anything at a film festival. Apparently it did in the "New York International Independent Film Festival". I would hate to see the losers.

The dialogue is unsteady. The story is chaotic at best. It's hard to say whether the problem is the acting, or the lines the actors are forced to say. For an independent movie, the entire film seems fake and superficial. Do not waste you time.


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