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Upheaval (2001)

Not Rated  |   |  Drama, Short  |  June 2001 (USA)
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A neurotic and overly-presumptuous mother accuses her family's au pair of stealing a cherished heirloom, much to the chagrin of her husband. Stars Frances McDormand ("Fargo", "Friends with Money", "Almost Famous").

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David Chandler
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A neurotic and overly-presumptuous mother accuses her family's au pair of stealing a cherished heirloom, much to the chagrin of her husband. Stars Frances McDormand ("Fargo", "Friends with Money", "Almost Famous").

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Wonderful acting !
11 March 2003 | by See all my reviews

I was lucky enough to see this short film on IFC and was so impressed by the wonderful acting in it. Sarah Adler was very impressive, I hope to see more of her in the near future! The whole cast was fantastic in fact, the film was shot so well too. Bravo!


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