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Chapter 27 (2007)

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A film about Mark David Chapman in the days leading up to the infamous murder of Beatle John Lennon.

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Cabbie
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Cop #1
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Homeless Man
Brian Bell ...
Cabbie#2
Dan Schultz ...
Steve
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Clerk
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Centerfold Model
Spiro Malas ...
Elevator Man
Jeane Fournier ...
Prostitute
Kate Higgins ...
Gloria
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Little Kid
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Patrick
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A film about Mark David Chapman in the days leading up to the infamous murder of Beatle John Lennon.

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No one can survive becoming a legend. See more »

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Crime | Drama

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Rated R for language and some sexual content | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

15 December 2007 (Japan)  »

Also Known As:

Chapter 27  »

Box Office

Budget:

CAD 5,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$13,910 (USA) (28 March 2008)

Gross:

$55,704 (USA) (2 May 2008)
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To add the weight needed to play Chapman, Jared Leto told Jimmy Kimmel he put pints of chocolate Haagen Dazs ice cream in the microwave so he could drink them - with olive oil and soy sauce added "to get me bloated even more". See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Mark David Chapman: I believe in Holden Caulfield. And in the book, and what he was saying, what he was saying to a lost generation of phony people.
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Crazy Credits

In the credits, all of the people are credited for their characters, however the final listings are as follows: John Lennon..................Mark Lindsay Chapman and Jared Leto See more »

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Features Jack Frost (1979) See more »

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Written by Loren Wilfong
Published by Carbert Special Accounts (BMI)
Courtesy of APM Music
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Excellent depressed movie
23 November 2008 | by (India) – See all my reviews

Again on another day, i was waiting to show some thrilling films on STAR MOVIES, but when they showed title, i was little bit intrigued about the movie.

When i started to watch movie, i slowly realized that movie is extremely painful and there were brilliant moments in movie, which may have happened in most of men life around the world.

The scene where he remarks about the money is one which i had personally felt about money, at some point of life.

Again, i can't compare movie to "TAXI DRIVER", which depicted urban men's life in many cities around the world. This movie too had some moments of urban men's life in 1980s.

But having said this, i should certainly say that the movie is really a good one. Jared leto and Lindsay gives good performance and script is also good.

8 out of 10 stars for this surprise movie


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