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An absurd comedy about a Parking Enforcement Officer, who - despite constant abuse from the public - finds truth, honour and serenity in the act of ticketing. His religious devotion to the ... See full summary »

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Gus Morski
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Olena Polapov (as Diana Pavlovska)
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Lonny Goosen
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Older Woman
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George
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Harriet Sharpe
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Jerome Huot (as Tony Conté)
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Mustang Owner
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An absurd comedy about a Parking Enforcement Officer, who - despite constant abuse from the public - finds truth, honour and serenity in the act of ticketing. His religious devotion to the work is challenged however, when his best friend and personal mentor is run down by an irate motorist and knocked into a deep coma. With the help of an angry young filmmaker, a Russian sound recordist hoping to break into the local film industry, and a seven-foot tall tow truck driver from Quebec, he embarks on a comical investigation into... the delicate art of parking. Written by Anonymous

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28 September 2006 (Hungary)  »

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A parkolás művészete  »

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Harriet: [visibly drunk, hitting on Lonny] Where are you going?
Lonny: Uh, we've got to take the camera back.
Harriet: I can carry a camera.
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Any unauthorized duplication, reproduction, dissemination, alteration, distribution, public performance, or exhibition is a violation of applicable laws and is prohibited. Violators will be subject to investigation by the RCMP, FBI, Interpol and other police agencies and to criminal prosecution, civil penalties or both. Also, we will never talk to you again and we will tell everyone we know that you are a very bad person. See more »

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Endless Dream
Performed and Written by Tommy Banks Jr.
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Worst Movie Of All Time!
17 January 2005 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

This movie was absolutely atrocious and I'm sad to admit that it was filmed in my home city of Vancouver.

The screenplay was juvenile, predictable and the jokes were, I suppose, hidden somewhere in the profanity laden rants of people taking their frustrations out on pathetic parking cops. The reality is that it's just too far-fetched an idea to think there could be so much drama in the lives of parking attendants and so the authors of the screenplay really stretched to try and build a house out of sand. What they ended up with was a dry, boring script which was acted by a bunch of third string hacks. I kept thinking that something would happen and it would get better but alas it never came and I left feeling upset that I'd just lost 2 hours of my life.

Please don't rent or go see this film anywhere at any time. It'll just encourage the people responsible for this piece of trash to make more crappy films.


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