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A Sight for Sore Eyes (2005)

 -  Drama | Short  -  17 October 2005 (USA)
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A man who has everything, including a massive ego rediscovers the woman he had a crush on throughout his high school years. It's not until their date that he learns she is now blind.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Hayden Adams ...
Steve Langston
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Amy Cooper
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Earl Cooper
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Jarred Williams
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Laura Sanchez
Terry Holbrook ...
Jan Cooper
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Samantha Blake
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Marie Evans
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Howard Van Bommel
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Ryan Cooper
Kelly Dixon ...
Traci Lewis (as Kelly M. Dixon)
Bradley Rice ...
Derek Silverman
Suresh Gupta ...
Mohinder Curtain
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Taresa Dokey
Robert Gallenberger ...
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An over confident young executive with a matching ego thinks he's a know-it-all with the ladies until he's reunited with Amy; his former high school flame who is now blind. The encounter causes him to rethink his relationships with everyone from the women he dates to his father, whom he hasn't seen in several years. Written by Anonymous

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Who says you never get a second chance to make the right impression?

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The script was handed to Gary Busey to give to son, Jake to consider playing the part of Steve Langston. Jake was in Miami shooting a pilot, Gary read the script and ended up playing the role of Earl Cooper, the father. See more »

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Shot over Gary Busey's shoulder at front door of house on Hayden Adams is flopped. See more »

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Steve Langston: So, the last time I saw you, you were Homecoming Queen, dating Mr. Perfect, the Homecoming King - then - what happened?
Amie Cooper: It was five years ago, I was still dating Mr. Perfect - we went to the lake with some friends to celebrate Fourth of July weekend - you know, race boats, get drunk - act like a bunch of crazy people.
Steve Langston: Done that a to time or two.
Amie Cooper: We were sitting on the bank watching the fireworks. I remember, it was especially clear that night. The stars were out, Jimmy Buffet was playing on the...
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A lovely film
3 October 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I was lucky enough to see this film as part of the 'shorts' program at the Wine Country festival, and I highly recommend it to anyone who enjoys film, not just shorts. It's emotional but not in a cloying way, and the performances are all wonderful. I particularly liked the blind girl, she was moving without TRYING to be moving. Gary Busey was a nice surprise, I didn't expect him to come down off of his 'crazy' perch, but when he does it's really nice to witness.

Apparently they are trying to turn this into a feature, which I think is a great idea, as long as they don't recast the roles.

Shane Stanley directed this, and he did a marvelous job, I look forward to seeing more of him in the future.


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