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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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Homeless Man
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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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He came to New York to meet John Lennon...and the world changed forever 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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15 December 2007 (Japan)  »

Also Known As:

Capítulo 27  »

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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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Trivia

Jared Leto who plays John Lennon's killer, Mark David Chapman, would go on to play the role of Nemo Nobody in the film Mr. Nobody (2009) 'Nemo' was the nickname given to Mark David Chapman while attending summer camp at age 16. 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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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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References The Wizard of Oz (1939) See more »

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O Christmas Tree
Traditional, Arranged and Performed by Chris Anderson
Courtesy of Workshirt Music
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The Catcher in The Rye
26 March 2007 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

I have read a few of the comments already posted, and am amazed that no one has mentioned the fact that this movie if effectively telling the story of Holden Caulfield. I have heard in the past that many people have looked at turning The Catcher in The Rye into a movie, but have found it difficult as most of the book is spent inside Holden's head. Chapter 27, so named because The Catcher in The Rye has only 26 chapters, is telling the story of The Catcher in The Rye as well was the Story of Mark David Chapman who was apparently obsessed with the book. This is a dark film, and very few people will leave the cinema with a big smile on their face, but I certainly recommend seeing it, especially anyone who has read The Catcher in The Rye.


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