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An elderly woman decides to sell her sofa, and an unscrupulous young man drops by to check it out. The question is - who's conning who? Full summary » | Add synopsis »
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  (in credits order)
Beverly Miller ... Ethel
Brian Cunningham ... Ryan
Elaine Bartolone ... Mabel
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Debbie Koukoulis ... Wife of Man at Door (uncredited)
Steven Reid ... Man at Door (uncredited)

Directed by
Deborah Baxtrom 
Writing credits
Deborah Baxtrom (written by)

Produced by
Deborah Baxtrom .... producer
Bruce Benedict .... associate producer
Debbie Koukoulis .... co-producer
Stephanie Lee .... associate producer
Steven Reid .... associate producer (as Steve Reid)
John Shepphird .... producer
Sean Wright .... co-producer
Cinematography by
Bruce Benedict (director of photography)
Film Editing by
John Shepphird 
Makeup Department
Damon Devine .... makeup artist
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Thomas Corkran .... assistant director (as Tom Corkran)
Art Department
Lisa Bruno .... property master
Andrea Cunningham .... property master
Sound Department
Brian Bays .... sound mixer
Nichole Cheney .... boom operator (as Nicole Cheney)
Thomas Corkran .... foley artist (as Tom Corkran)
Camera and Electrical Department
Julian de la Pena .... gaffer (as Julian De La Pena)
Charles 'Ching' Oettel .... assistant camera (as Charles 'Ching' Oettel)
Eric Wylie .... assistant camera
Other crew
Renee Dooley .... caterer
Kim Manos .... caterer
Cleo Ramone .... caterer
Dorothy Bagger .... dedicatee
Mel Bagger .... dedicatee
Darren Barnett .... special thanks
Ollie Boyd .... thanks
Robert Campolo .... thanks
Kevin Fisher .... thanks
Ann-Marie Hennessey .... thanks
Ezell Kendrick .... thanks
Christian Kinney .... thanks
John Kovac .... special thanks
Ferrell Marshall .... thanks
Katrice McCorkle .... thanks
Rodney Montague .... thanks
Dean Ramser .... thanks
Regina Rodman .... thanks
James Rosenthal .... thanks

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7 min
Aspect Ratio:
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1 out of 1 people found the following review useful.
Cute reversal of roles., 13 January 2004
Author: xfile1971 from Northbrook, IL, USA

This short is one of the more amusing ones I've seen. An elderly woman has a sofa for sale and a young man stops by to take a look. There's more than meets the eye going on with this one. The acting is decent enough but it's the story that makes it a winner. 7/10

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