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Film Geek (2005)

Not Rated  |   |  Comedy  |  28 January 2005 (USA)
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The story of Scotty Pelk, a socially inept video store clerk who gets fired from his job and becomes a sensation as an online film critic.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Melik Malkasian ...
Scotty Pelk
Ritah Parrish ...
'Days of Heaven' Customer
...
Mr. Johnson
Dennis Adkins ...
'Letterboxed' Customer
...
Kaitlin
Taylor Nida ...
Taylor
Daphne Carver ...
'Godard' Customer 1
...
'Godard' Customer 2
Michelle Garner ...
Cindi
Michael Ramirez ...
Video Store Customer
Jack Ryan ...
Mr. Mooney
Kim Hill ...
Video Underground Manager
Tyler Gannon ...
Niko
...
Temp Agency Counselor
Tony St. Clair ...
Virgil
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The story of Scotty Pelk, a socially inept video store clerk who gets fired from his job and becomes a sensation as an online film critic.

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His Knowledge is your misery.

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Comedy

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Not Rated

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Budget:

$10,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$5,996 (USA) (13 January 2006)

Gross:

$17,341 (USA) (7 April 2006)
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This is a semi-autobiographical piece on writer/director James Westby's life. See more »

Quotes

Kaitlin: [as Scotty sniffs the video boxes] Oh my god, he's sniffing the boxes again!
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References Swimming with Sharks (1994) See more »

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I absolutely loved it!!
9 April 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

i can't say enough good things about this movie. It reminds me of Napolean dynamite except i liked it even better. Partly because its got a more complicated story,and people who are more weird and screwed up in it. i loved all the characters and excuse me for saying so but scotty is hot!! i thought it was so adorable how he knew so much about the movies and everything. The actor who plays him lived in Portland well I guess he's going to be famous now since the movie is gonna play at more theatres then in portland soon. i wanna see the next movie hes in I can tell you that! What a hottie. long live the film geek! there should definitely be a sequel.


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