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Live Free or Die -- Lackluster criminals look to pull a job in the Granite State.


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Writers (WGA):
Gregg Kavet (written by) &
Andy Robin (written by)
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Lackluster criminals look to pull a job in the Granite State. Full summary » | Full synopsis »
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  (in credits order)

Aaron Stanford ... John 'Rugged' Rudgate

Peter Anthony Tambakis ... Marcus (as Peter Tambakis)

Frank Pando ... Trucker

Paul Schneider ... Jeff Lagrand
Jeffrey Maroun ... Cashier (as Jeffrey J. Maroun)

Judah Friedlander ... Hesh

Clark Middleton ... Larry

Carlo Alban ... Todd Thomas

Kevin Dunn ... Chief Monson

Michael Rapaport ... Lt. Putney

Zooey Deschanel ... Cheryl
Tracy M. Smith ... Sharon (as Tracy Smith)
R.E. Rodgers ... Oldfield
Adam LaFramboise ... Ted

Kim Director ... Donna
George Feaster ... Omar

Lynne McCollough ... Waitress

Ebon Moss-Bachrach ... Gazaniga
Paula Mann ... TV Reporter
Tavia Lin Gilbert ... Rugged's Woman at Bar
Susan Willis ... Mrs. Blodgett
Shawn L. Hallock ... Police Car Driver #1
Jeffrey S. Burnham ... Police Car Driver #2
Kiki Barrera ... Luis
Lindsay Eller Kavet ... Hansen Woman
Anna Macgregor Robin ... Police Dispatcher
Daniel Carey ... O'Shea
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Steve Abbott ... Steve (uncredited)

Donald Foley ... Oldfield's Buddy (uncredited)

Sandra Gartner ... 7-11 Store Manager (uncredited)

Directed by
Gregg Kavet 
Andy Robin 
Writing credits
Gregg Kavet (written by) &
Andy Robin (written by)

Produced by
Saul Bar .... associate producer
Doug Bernheim .... producer
Daniel Carey .... producer
Stephen Dembitzer .... executive producer
George Duffield .... associate producer
Marco Henry .... associate producer
Dean Leonida .... co-executive producer
John Limotte .... producer
D.J. Martin .... co-executive producer
George Paaswell .... co-producer
Stephanie Sanet .... associate producer
James Shifren .... co-executive producer
Meg Thomson .... associate producer
Original Music by
Dorian Heartsong 
Stevie Salas (original score music)
Cinematography by
Harlan Bosmajian 
Film Editing by
Matt Landon  (as Matthew Landon)
Tina Pacheco 
Casting by
Amanda Harding 
Amanda Koblin 
Michele Ortlip 
Production Design by
Timothy Whidbee 
Art Direction by
Jeanelle Marie 
Costume Design by
Paola Weintraub 
Makeup Department
Stacey Panepinto .... key makeup artist
Production Management
George Paaswell .... unit production manager
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
David Blazina .... second assistant director
Paul Epstein .... first assistant director
David L. Oltman .... assistant director
Gwen Schroeder .... second second assistant director (as Gwen Schmitt)
Art Department
Shannon Finnerty .... property master
Adriano Valle .... set dresser
Sound Department
Ryan Collison .... foley engineer
Scott Edelson .... boom operator
Boris Esposito .... sound
Iris Karina .... additional boom operator (as Iris Lohninger)
Andy Kris .... sound re-recording mixer
Brian Langman .... dialogue editor
Karl W. Lohninger .... additional sound mixer
Jay Peck .... foley artist
David Stanford .... sound intern
Thomas Varga .... sound mixer (as Boris Esposito)
Gary Littlejohn .... stunt coordinator
Camera and Electrical Department
Manuel Billeter .... additional cinematographer
Manuel Billeter .... first assistant camera
Steven Capitano Calitri .... key grip (as Steve Calitri)
Jason Fesel .... second assistant camera
Shawn Greene .... gaffer
Adam Hall .... best boy grip
Ron Morales .... key grip
Mike Morini .... grip
Iris Ng .... electrician
Aaron Tyburski .... electrician
Casting Department
John Campanello .... casting assistant
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Kimmie Dellechiaie .... costume assistant
Meredith Markworth-Pollack .... assistant costume designer
Editorial Department
Sebastian Ischer .... first assistant editor
Jeffrey Longo .... post-production assistant (as Jeffrey R. Longo)
Jeffrey R. Longo .... post-production assistant
Music Department
Doug Bernheim .... music supervisor
Other crew
Matthew Amenta .... production assistant
Tom Glick .... production assistant
Jonathan Gray .... production counsel
Marco Henry .... production coordinator
Lars Kenseth .... production assistant
Nicholas J. Koloski .... location manager
Molly Moran .... production assistant (as Molly Bennett)
Anthony Pettine .... script supervisor (as Tony Pettine)
Lindsay Potter .... assistant production office coordinator
Ian M. Stratford .... production counsel
Kim Thompson .... key production assistant
Noreen Ward .... production accountant
Abhinav Bhat .... special thanks

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Rated R for pervasive language including sex references
89 min | Germany:92 min (European Film Market)
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Continuity: The kid who reports buying stolen speakers to the police identifies himself as "Todd Thompkins" in the movie, but is listed as "Todd Thomas" in the credits.See more »
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3 out of 5 people found the following review useful.
Fans of Deadpan--Boon! Non-Fans of Deadpan--Bomb., 13 December 2007
Author: scoochie9 from United States

Taste is a funny thing. What one person considers hilarious may well leave another person desperately wishing for something else...anything else. I've seen a lot of indie movies claiming to be "hilarious", and left them depressed, wondering where the comedy actually was.

This movie actually tickled my funny-bone on more than one occasion. I don't think the "mass of men" would have the necessary twist-of-sensibility to appreciate the often subtle comedic aspects of it, and that's just a fact of life. It doesn't mean the detractors are lacking in just means that everybody has his/her own unique taste.

That said, I found this movie to be quite a fun ride. Paul Schneider, I admit, was the great big selling point for me. Every scene he was in made me giggle, and, on occasion, roll upon the floor grasping my sides. Low humor? Maybe, but not entirely.

The rest of it was funny for me in a somewhat cerebral way, possibly. I'm a fan of good, clever, sly, ironic writing, and "Live Free or Die" was certainly chock full of that. Anyway, if your sense of humor tends towards the off-beat, you might want to give this little fire-cracker of a movie a try. You won't regret it.

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