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Underestimating Jake (2001)

| Drama | 2001 (USA)
Gabby, the wife of a famous record producer, finds herself in the middle of the Arizona desert with a broken-down car when she's rescued by a mysterious man - Jake Evans, a deaf mechanic with dreams of one day playing his guitar in Nashville. The two are thrown together and are forced to overcome racial, social, and physical barriers in order to form a life-changing friendship.

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Credited cast:
Ken Arquelio ...
Rudy
Matt Dakan ...
Clint
Hazel Dowdell ...
Barkeeper
Norm Dowdell ...
Bartender
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Jake Evans
Al Hansen ...
Pilot
Colleen Hatfield ...
Bar Patron
Mike Hue ...
Bar Biker
Max Koetter ...
Sidekick 2
Shirley Neustrom ...
Bar Patron
Donna Pollick ...
Bar Patron
J.T. Pollick ...
Bar Patron
Vickie Rabjohn ...
Momma
Benjamin Ronne ...
Sidekick 1
Elgin Taylor ...
Pool Player
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Gabby, the wife of a famous record producer, finds herself in the middle of the Arizona desert with a broken-down car when she's rescued by a mysterious man - Jake Evans, a deaf mechanic with dreams of one day playing his guitar in Nashville. The two are thrown together and are forced to overcome racial, social, and physical barriers in order to form a life-changing friendship.

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$15,000 (estimated)
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Jake Evans: Aw, cwap!
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