First Snow (2006)

R  |   |  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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Cast overview, first billed only:
Mechanic Enrique (as Steven Quezada)
Nicholas Ballas ...
Tavern Owner Pete
Andy Lopez
Bartender Sammy
Julie Gawkowski ...
Roy Harrison
Dr. Bates
Gurudarshan ...
Psychic Woman (as Gurudarshan Khalsa)
Callie Anne Morgan ...
Psychic Woman's Daughter
Jo Ann Soto ...
Crying Woman
Andy Lopez's Wife


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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The end is closer than you think. See more »


Drama | Thriller

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

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Release Date:

23 March 2007 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

A jóslat  »

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$8,000,000 (estimated)

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2.35 : 1
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Did You Know?


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


Ed: [getting out car] Remember the redhead, the one who was at the end of the bar?
Jimmy: She's in the trunk?
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References Rebel Without a Cause (1955) See more »


Papa Knows
Written by Giovanny Blanco (as G. Blanco) and Jason Williams (as J. Williams)
Performed by Spigga
Courtesy of Supermercado23 Records
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Getting the most out of a simple plot.
30 April 2007 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

As soon as i read the cast for this movie i knew i would enjoy it. Pearce Perabo and Fitchner all give fine performances. At first glance you may think the plot line is cliché and overly simplistic, and you may be right, but it is the way the story is told, the setting, and the great performance from Guy Pearce that will really suck you in and have you thinking about this movie for long after it is over. This is the kind of movie that is good for multiple viewings. Even though i've only seen it once, im sure you would pick up more bits and pieces form watching it a second time around. I would recommend this movie to anyone who enjoys physchological thrillers that make you think. This is not for action junkies that can't enjoy a movie unless it layed out in front of them.

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