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Fakers (2004)

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FAKERS is a sharp, fast moving tale of blackmail and forgery set in the upper echelons of the international art society. Set in present day London and 1911 Italy.

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Cast

Credited cast:
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Nick Edwards
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Eve Evans
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Tony Evans
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Phil Norris
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Foster Wright
Emilio Munoz ...
Lead Henchman
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Sylvia Creat
Jordi Llinas ...
Henchman
Ignasi Claret ...
Henchman
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Gordon Fisher
Paul Clayton ...
Henry Price
Judith Perez ...
Baker's Daughter
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Harvey Steed
Jonathan Cecil ...
Dr. Fielding
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Peter Barnes ...
Duty Solicitor
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Storyline

Set in present day London and 1911 Italy, screenwriter Paul Gerstenberger's Fakers is a funny, sharp and fast moving tale of blackmail and forgery set in the upper echelons of the international art society. An offbeat crime caper in the tradition of The Thomas Crown Affair and The Italian Job, Fakers weaves and twists it way to a bombshell denouement that will disarm even the most hardnosed mystery enthusiast. Written by Phil Symes

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Faking it has never been so good!

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Comedy | Crime

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for language and some nudity | See all certifications »
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5 November 2004 (UK)  »

Also Known As:

Faking It  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$1,800,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$22,750 (USA) (27 April 2007)

Gross:

$49,193 (USA) (20 July 2007)
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2.35 : 1
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Did You Know?

Quotes

Foster Wright: I spend most of my time in the company of intelligent people so when you come round it's a real change.
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Soundtracks

Where You Gonna Run
Sung by ANDREA BRITTON
Produced by ANDY JONES & ANDREA BRITTON
At THE ALBURY COURT STUDIO
Courtesy of & Licensed by kind permission from Andrea Britton
Publishing rights owned by Andrea Britton
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Gangster chic - witty but unmemorable
7 November 2004 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

Gangster Chic in which a conman who owes £50,000 finds a rare sketch from an old Italian artist and makes copies to raise enough cash to pay his debt. The treatment is entertaining, funny without destroying the tension, but lacks the depth or breadth to justify the price of admission in the face of worthier movies.

In retrospect, the film looks small budget although struggling along well enough. Competent without any artistic genius sort of thing.

Witty and charming, Fakers is a pleasant enough gangster movie that keeps most of the violence off-screen, but has too little substance to be memorable.


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