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A political thriller that charts the exploits of disillusioned ex-hacker Terell Lessor. A return to New York... See more » | Add synopsis »
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  (in credits order)

Eugene Byrd ... Terell Lessor

Ali Larter ... Olivia Averill

Melissa Leo ... Agnes Lessor

Glenn Fitzgerald ... Greg Lanser

William Sadler ... Senator Roger Lampert
Paul Butler ... FBI Agent Davis

David Harbour ... FBI Agent McAllister

Josh Pais ... Allen Kelner

Ross Gibby ... Richard Heston
Johnny Pruitt ... Convex
Gabriel Millman ... Wiley

Stephen Peabody ... Professor Hughes

Eisa Davis ... Glyness Bennet
Kimber Riddle ... Trophy Wife
Miles Purinton ... ADHD Kid

Stefan C. Schaefer ... Husband
Anthony Leslie ... Dan Stewart

Jordan Lage ... Lawyer

Laurie Williams ... Sally Dewitt

Betsy Aidem ... Julia Bradford

Pell James ... Isabel - Model in Bar
Christopher Wynkoop ... Lance T. Conners

Scott Cohen ... Media Executive
James Dejesus ... Hip Hop Artist

Jacqueline Sydney ... HMO Executive

Ajay Naidu ... Account Executive
Phoebe Jonas ... Account Executive

Michael McCartney ... Motel Manager
Alessandro Tanaka ... Boss (as Alex Tanaka)

Richard Toth ... WTO Employee

Peter Appel ... Hummer Driver

Rick Gifford ... Journalist One
Gerry Gelsweller ... Journalist

Anna George ... Anna Martin
Andy Fowle ... Pundit
Susan Willis ... Old Woman

Jillie Simon ... Connor's Secretary (as Jill Simon)
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Vinny Colon ... Limo Driver (uncredited)

Curtiss Cook ... Security Guard (uncredited)
Gloria Parks ... Crazed Fan (uncredited)

Directed by
Stefan C. Schaefer 
Writing credits
Stefan C. Schaefer (written by)

Produced by
Stephen Hays .... executive producer
Andrew Lund .... executive producer
Ben Odell .... producer
Jonathan Stern .... producer
Antonio Zavala Kugler .... line producer: Mexico
Víctor Zavala Kugler .... line producer: Mexico
Original Music by
Scott Jacoby 
Cinematography by
Leland Krane 
Film Editing by
Joanne Belonsky 
Casting by
Mary Clay Boland 
Katharina Eggmann 
Production Design by
Betsy McDonald 
Art Direction by
Annie Mayer 
Costume Design by
Tere Duncan 
Makeup Department
Theodora Katsoulogiannakis .... key hair stylist
Theodora Katsoulogiannakis .... key makeup artist
Production Management
Louise Lovegrove .... unit production manager
Oliver Roskill .... post-production supervisor (as Olly Roskill)
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Rita Capasa .... second assistant director
Jonathan Stern .... first assistant director
Art Department
Ryan Cooper .... property master
Mike Gallo .... set dresser
Max Gleason .... set dresser
Frank Lovegrove .... set dresser
Adam Matta .... set dresser
Rachel Smalley .... set dresser
Sound Department
Jay Cornelius .... sound
Arnold Finkelstein .... sound effects editor
Heather Gross .... sound editor
Matt Israel .... sound
George A. Lara .... sound re-recording mixer
Steven Bradley Nelson .... sound mixer
Allan Zaleski .... supervising sound editor
Roberto Lopez .... stunt coordinator
Camera and Electrical Department
James Heerdegen .... key grip
Michelle Hood .... still photographer
Daniel R. Perry .... additional electrician
Daniel R. Perry .... additional grip
Matthew Shapiro .... grip
Waris Supanpong .... first assistant camera
Christopher Weck .... camera operator
Christopher Weck .... gaffer
Ethan Wilhelm .... additional grip
Antonio Zavala Kugler .... additional photographer
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Sarah Herbst .... wardrobe assistant
Selina van den Brink .... wardrobe supervisor
Location Management
Hank Norman .... location manager
Music Department
Tom Constanible .... music supervisor
Other crew
Susan Chun .... script supervisor
Susana Gilboe .... production coordinator
Mark Litwak .... producer's representative
Michael Protas .... key production assistant
Antonio Zavala Kugler .... unit director
Christoph Silber .... special thanks

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Rated R for language, some sexuality and brief violence
89 min | Greece:90 min
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6 out of 13 people found the following review useful.
Right on the money, 21 March 2007
Author: mymediaaccount from United States

Hey, changing the world is no easy trick. The little guy get's stepped on all the time. And even when someone tries to do something to shake up the establishment, things can so easily go wrong. And of course, nobody's perfect; not even the little guy. This movie says it all. Great concept. Great script. Great acting. What's not to like?

Eugene Byrd has been around for a long time (Sesame Street) but hasn't ever been given a chance to really carry a film. He does it here, demonstrating again he has serious acting chops.

Ali Larter (HEROES) is now a big star, but the fact that she does smaller projects like this - ones where she isn't getting paid millions - shows she's interested in expanding her horizons beyond only being the attractive blonde.

I hear the DVDs coming out in August. See it!

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