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Fakers (2004)

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 Muñoz ...
Lead Henchman (as Emilio Munoz)
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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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Duty Solicitor
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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

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

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Faking It  »

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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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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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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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The whole very large audience was laughing frequently.
4 April 2004 | by (Milwaukee, WI, USA) – See all my reviews

With multiple twists and a skewed comedic narrative, this art forgery crime caper keeps itself interesting even though we have seen the genre. The crime boss may steal the show, but a lot of work goes into setting everything up. The main characters have their own quirks and history which makes them more believable as movie characters although not with enough individual development to make us really sympathize with them. The third level characters continue the pattern of individual variation which makes for some more comedy and uncertainty as to the next event. The whole very large audience of over one thousand people was laughing loudly and frequently. Definitely worth checking out if you get the chance.


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