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High Hopes -- Trailer for this comedy about struggling stoner actors trying to finance a movie

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Impossible dreams require impossible plans...put that in your pipe and smoke it. See more »
Plot:
Hollywood hopeful Tom Murphy and his posse of pals conspire to get into the big leagues. Pinning their... See more » | Add synopsis »
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Very Funny !!! See more (6 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order)

Corin Nemec ... Tom

David Faustino ... Ben

Jason Mewes ... Quebert

Jason Marsden ... Wendell

Lacey Chabert ... Cindy

Edward Bunker ... Big Joe

Edward Furlong ... Tye

Cecily Gambrell ... Julie

Michael DeLorenzo ... Rocko (as Michael De Lorenzo)

Andy Dick ... Patrick

Danny Trejo ... Shady

Robert Rodriguez ... Mr. Lewis

Dallas Page ... Sleezy Guy

Gina DeVettori ... Carly

Ted Raimi ... Special Agent Brown
Colby Kane ... Special Agent Houston

Jennifer Finnigan ... Morgan

Maurice Chasse ... Agent
Sammy Montero ... Waiter

Michael Rivkin ... Ryan

Rachael Bella ... Lindsey

Kincaid Walker ... Flight Attendant

Maeve Quinlan ... Sarah
Rebecca Thomas ... Teenage Fan
Johnny Barajas ... Kid #2

Emily Freeman ... Billie

Gavin Grissom ... Arnie
Camille Rousseau ... Bartender

Fallon Taylor ... Bobbie
Debbie Trejo ... Casting Director
Bernard Van Bilderbeek ... Schwarzenegger Voice / Connery Voice (voice)
Gilbert Trejo ... Kid #1
Kimberly Kramer ... News Anchor
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

Paul Vasquez ... Jeremy

Andrea Monier ... Wendell's Girl (uncredited)
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Directed by
Joe Eckardt 
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Cecily Gambrell 
Colby Kane 

Produced by
Larry Bain .... co-producer
Joe Eckardt .... producer
Cecily Gambrell .... producer
Jud Ireland .... executive producer
Danny Trejo .... producer
 
Original Music by
Didier Rachou 
 
Cinematography by
Brian Bernstein 
Dana Gonzales 
 
Film Editing by
Joseph Lorigo 
 
Production Design by
Melanie Rein 
 
Set Decoration by
Diana Cruz 
Melanie Rein 
 
Costume Design by
Jessica Flaherty 
 
Makeup Department
Dean Bryant .... makeup artist
Christina Hernandez .... key makeup artist
 
Production Management
Rachael Lin Gallaghan .... production supervisor
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Michael A. Johnson .... first assistant director
 
Sound Department
Katie Cleese .... production sound assistant
Rob King .... dialogue editor
Rob King .... sound effects editor
Rob King .... sound re-recording mixer
Rob King .... supervising sound editor
Tony Margulies .... foley artist
Mondo Vila .... production sound mixer
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Brian Bernstein .... camera operator
Sarah Deputy .... grip
Shane English .... second assistant camera
Alejandra Gonzalez .... electrician
Troi Horton .... key grip
Bradley Richard .... first assistant camera
David Steinmetz .... gaffer
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Don-Ya .... set costumer
Don-Ya .... wardrobe assistant
 
Music Department
Rob King .... music editor
 
Other crew
Diane Collins .... script supervisor
Sarah Deputy .... production assistant
Roberto Saieh .... production assistant
Jeffrey Tufaro .... production assistant
 

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Nice Guys" - USA (original title)
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USA:100 min
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9 out of 15 people found the following review useful.
Very Funny !!!, 6 July 2006
Author: jpcarol from United States

I watched this movie on a DVD at the doctor's office while waiting for my husband to have some tests. I am afraid that I disturbed the decorum of the place with my frequent outbursts of laughter. They didn't quite ask me to leave, but I did get a lot of disapproving looks. The comedic action is enhanced by a wonderful plot with plenty of twists and turns; also, great characters which are brought to life by the quality acting that is seen throughout. The writing and directing are superb. I particularly enjoyed small bits of action in the background. They are real gems, so keep your eyes open for them. When the movie is released for general viewing, be sure to see it. Just one caution, don't watch it in a place where you are not comfortable with laughing out loud.

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