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First Snow (2006)

 -  Drama | Thriller  -  23 March 2007 (USA)
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A psychic's ominous reading sends a man into a tailspin.

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Mechanic Enrique (as Steven Quezada)
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Vacaro
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Tavern Owner Pete
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Andy Lopez
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Roy Harrison
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Dr. Bates
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Psychic Woman (as Gurudarshan Khalsa)
Callie Anne Morgan ...
Psychic Woman's Daughter
Jo Ann Soto ...
Crying Woman
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Andy Lopez's Wife
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Wound tight and cocky, Jimmy Starks is a smooth-talking salesman certain he's on the verge of a big break. Even when his car stalls in the middle of nowhere, a roadside soothsayer assures him a windfall is on its way. But although Jimmy should be happy when his boss suddenly agrees to financially back his business venture, he starts to become paranoid instead. As his girlfriend Deirdre and his best friend/ business partner Ed watch him slowly come unwound, Jimmy wonders if a past betrayal of his friend, newly paroled Vince, could be catching up to him. And, as the weather turns cold, Jimmy can't help but fear the mysterious seer's other prediction... that they'll be no tomorrow after the first snow. Written by Anonymous

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Rated R for language, some violence and sexuality | See all certifications »

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23 March 2007 (USA)  »

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$8,000,000 (estimated)
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When Jimmy visits Mrs. McClure and pours himself a glass of Coke, the amount of Coke in his glass changes several times. See more »

Quotes

Jimmy: I could have been a highway statistic yesterday, and you're giving me shit.
Deirdre: You drive too fast, and you're always on the stupid phone.
Jimmy: Oh damn, you look good.
Deirdre: Jimmy, don't. I'm showing a four bedroom.
Jimmy: All I said is you look good.
Deirdre: Yeah well you say that.
Jimmy: I was thinking, that split second before I almost became road meat...
Deirdre: Fuck you, don't even joke.
Jimmy: ...How I would miss the smell of your hair. The soft curve of your neck. How I might check out without touching my angel one last time.
Deirdre: You thought ...
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Full of suspense and holds your attention throughout.
3 May 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This movie brings home the lack of control we have over the direction our lives are taken. The setting shows how quietly beautiful the southwestern desert is and used here it contributes to the film's holding the viewers full attention. I liked how the suspense built as Jimmy realized he needed to confront and change his situation. Deirdre had just the right level of support for Jimmy but maintained her pride and integrity, putting their relationship at risk. Ed and Jimmy come across exactly as I would expect people in their kind of business to be with Ed supplying support Jimmy needed. The cast made their roles totally believable. I really enjoyed this movie.


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