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Say Uncle (2005)

 -  Comedy | Drama  -  10 July 2005 (USA)
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A young artist (Peter Paige), desperate to replace the relationship he had with his recently relocated godson, is targeted by a neighborhood mom (Kathy Najimy) as a potential threat to the community.

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A young artist (Peter Paige), desperate to replace the relationship he had with his recently relocated godson, is targeted by a neighborhood mom (Kathy Najimy) as a potential threat to the community.

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The suburbs are about to get hysterical

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$650,000 (estimated)

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$2,485 (USA) (23 June 2006)

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$5,203 (USA) (7 July 2006)
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Kathy Najimy's daughter appears in the movie. When the adults have given up chasing Paul down the street and return to their kids at the park, she is the redheaded girl in a denim-blue shirt next to Susan. See more »

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Spoofs The Bachelor (1999) See more »

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Not a very good movie
13 October 2005 | by (Tampa, FL) – See all my reviews

While well intentioned, this movie is self-indulgent in the treatment of the writer/actor/director's main character. Is the young man actually mentally disturbed? Do we ultimately care? I did not. Other characters seemed more interesting yet no ones real motivations were made at all that clear or noteworthy. I know this was a "black comedy," but character arc is still necessary in order to feel invested. I saw it at the International Gay and Lesbian Film Festival in Tampa, where the actor and the producer were not able to shed any real light on the subject. This is a great venue for gay and lesbian films and while I was happy to see the film, I will be very surprised if it does any box office outside of the festival circuit.


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