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A reclusive telemarketer has only one semblance of a friend: His telecommuter boss. But the telemarketer's... See more » | Add synopsis »
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Annie Neal ... Diana - The Waitress

Joel David Moore ... Mason

Zachary Levi ... Berkeley
Lori Yohe ... Valerie

Amber Tamblyn ... Amber
Ryan Chase ... Chad

Nick Sowell ... Record Shop Employee

David Muller ... Will
Rose Weiker ... Street Musician
Patrick Semmes ... Ticket Taker
Jenson Segui ... Boy in Cemetery
Mary Benson ... Grandmother in Cemetery

Tricia Helfer ... Sasha

Rileah Vanderbilt ... Girl on Bus
Sean Bailey ... Phone Bank Employee
Aundre Barnes ... Phone Bank Employee
Deb Blume ... Phone Bank Employee (as Deborah Blume)
Arlene Ancheta ... Phone Bank Employee

Todd Chatalas ... Phone Bank Employee
Spencer Conway ... Phone Bank Employee
Amber Dahl ... Phone Bank Employee
Andrew Danhorn ... Phone Bank Employee
Courtney Davis ... Phone Bank Employee
Judd Eustice ... Phone Bank Employee (as Jud Eustice)

John Hugill ... Phone Bank Employee
Matt Kimmel ... Phone Bank Employee
Teresa Koberstein ... Phone Bank Employee
Kristen Lumen ... Phone Bank Employee
Cathi-Jo McCoy ... Phone Bank Employee
Bryna Smith ... Phone Bank Employee
Traci Vitale ... Phone Bank Employee
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

Todd A. Robinson ... Phone Bank Employee (as Todd Robinson)

Jeremy Danial Boreing ... Concerned Employee (uncredited)
Kai Evans ... Boy feeding ducks (uncredited)

Reuben Rox ... Record Store Customer (uncredited)
Heather Wakehouse ... Park Goer (uncredited)

Directed by
Adam Green 
Joel David Moore 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Jeremy Danial Boreing 
Joel David Moore 

Produced by
Jeremy Danial Boreing .... producer
Ryan Chase .... associate producer
Michael D. Jones .... line producer
Zachary Levi .... executive producer
Joel David Moore .... executive producer
David Muller .... co-producer
Cory Neal .... producer
Rachelle Ryan .... executive producer
Kurt Schemper .... co-producer
Jim Sowell .... executive producer
Lori Yohe .... associate producer
Original Music by
Todd Caldwell 
Michael Fish Herring  (as Michael Herring)
Cinematography by
Will Barratt (director of photography)
Film Editing by
Cory Livingston 
Production Design by
Travis Zariwny  (as Travis Nicholas Zariwny)
Art Direction by
Tyler B. Robinson 
Costume Design by
Michelle Sandvig 
Makeup Department
Rileah Vanderbilt .... key makeup artist
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Craig Borden .... first assistant director
Susan Funk .... second second assistant director
Diana Hammons .... second second assistant director
Jill Hoppy .... second assistant director
Michael D. Jones .... first assistant director: second unit
Aaron Stewart .... first assistant director: second unit
Art Department
Cody Bartol .... art production assistant
James Eubank .... set dresser
Dan Schaefer .... sketch artist
Timothy Oakley .... prop fabricator (uncredited)
Sound Department
Julie Altus .... adr recordist
Joe Barnett .... sound re-recording mixer
Jane Boegel .... sound editor
Jesse Nordhausen .... sound mixer
Creed Spencer .... boom operator
Creed Spencer .... sound utility
Dean St. John .... adr mixer
Mathew Waters .... sound re-recording mixer
Mathew Waters .... supervising sound editor
Special Effects by
Amanda Steen .... special effects assistant (as A.L. Steen)
Visual Effects by
Tyler A. Hawes .... DI colorist: Liquid DI
Tyler A. Hawes .... DI supervisor: Liquid DI
David Miazga .... assistant digital intermediate colorist: Liquid DI
Doug Okamoto .... visual effects coordinator: Liquid DI
Joel Peterson .... visual effects artist: Liquid DI
Neil W. Smith .... DI supervisor: Hollywood-DI
Jerry L. Buxbaum .... stunt coordinator
Camera and Electrical Department
John Banholzer .... electrician
John Banholzer .... grip
Jim Dunn .... best boy grip
Paul Fanning .... electrician
Bruce 'Sarge' Fleskes .... gaffer
Lewis Fowler .... first assistant camera
Steve Hubert .... electrician
BJ McDonnell .... Steadicam operator
BJ McDonnell .... camera operator: "a" camera
Moira Morel .... film loader
David Muller .... still photographer
Dustin Pearlman .... second assistant camera: "a" camera
Steve Purcell .... best boy electric
Mark Tomlinson .... grip
Joe Vitellaro .... grip
James WilderHancock .... key grip (as James 'Junior' WilderHancock)
James WilderHancock .... still photographer (as James Wilder Hancock)
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Kristin McKinney .... set costumer
Editorial Department
Todd Gardner .... telecine colorist
Jamie Mitchell .... on-line editor
Transportation Department
Victoria Mischa Austreng .... driver
Steve Evans .... transportation coordinator
Tommy Laughlin .... transportation captain
Other crew
Heather Beckett .... production coordinator
Tej Bhatia Herring .... publicist
Daniel Ingram .... documentarian
Michael D. Jones .... location manager
Krysta Kelley .... craft service
Sandy Parker .... script supervisor
Wilson Peery .... additional production assistant
Travis Rehwaldt .... key set production assistant
Kevin Rhoads .... documentarian
Joe Rynearson .... set production assistant
Ron Ridenour .... set production assistant (uncredited)
Jim Sowell .... thanks

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Rated PG-13 for disturbing behavior, violence, some partial nudity and language
USA:90 min

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Russ Tamblyn appears in this film as an extra.See more »
Amber:Listen, I had this idea, for, um... for one of the sketches...
Mason:I just... I'm halfway through this pose.
Amber:Come on, Mason. I'm the one that's gonna have to do all these poses that you come up with...
Mason:You're not the artist.
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Stay until the end, 22 August 2010
Author: Grann-Bach ( from Denmark

Mason is very shy. He isn't very comfortable with approaching others, though you can tell(from Moore's spot-on performance, that emphasizes that he doesn't know how to be around people, he isn't intentionally messing up; the nervousness and loneliness really come through... his talent was wasted in Avatar) that he does want to get into contact with others. His only real friend is Berkeley, who he's known since high school, who got him a job telemarketing, and who, while not a saint(no one is), does what he can to help him. Then one day, a girl sits next to our lead. Amber. She realizes that he paints(only people), and it isn't long before she begins posing for him, and a relationship develops between them. Not all is well, though. Are those nightmares he keeps having... or memories? This isn't for everyone. It's an indie flick, and when I say that it's a psychological thriller, I really mean that... don't expect chases, fights, or a fast pace. This is about the portrait(pun intended) of a recluse(not to be confused with "someone's idea of what everyone who doesn't have an active social life is like"), the gripping story, and the people within it. There is such humanity to our three main characters(and frankly everyone else in this). Not everyone will like or love them... however, you can't help but respond to them. They're as close as they come to being as real as if they actually were. Tamblyn has you falling head over heels in love with her, and not in that "wow, why isn't my girlfriend this perfect" kind of way, no, she has personality, and she really shines through as a real human being; she's very sweet, chatty and just plain fun, and in spite of the fact that you might not always get along with her, you have this feeling that she'll never be boring. Around the middle point, she cries, and I very nearly did the same(and I am extremely reserved, especially in that regard), out of sympathy for her. She is very underrated. All of the acting in this ranges from good to great. The humor is fitting, and comes off as natural. This takes a low-key, smart concept and goes for an appropriate execution, not throwing big-budget tricks in our faces to keep our attention. The editing and cinematography are amazing, and the lighting is excellent. They build the mood well. Subtlety is the name of the game here. Early on, the dreams do feel like they're rudely interrupting a drama, and the marriage of the genres isn't entirely without, shall we say, gentle nagging. With that said, this is well worth your time(if this appeals to you), and I implore you, make sure you catch the conclusion. It's impeccable. This is open-ended, providing food for thought and asking vital questions instead of providing answers. The music is well-chosen. I haven't watched Hatchet, also by Adam Green... I think I will, if I find it(not that I expect it to be like this). There is a bit of disturbing content, some partial female nudity and a little violence and moderate to strong language in this. The DVD comes with a trailer for this(that contains spoilers, save it until after) and a couple of other movies. I recommend this to anyone who likes the sound of what I describe here. 7/10

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