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Sleeping Dogs Lie (2006)

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A recently engaged woman's life is thrown into turmoil after confessing to her fiancé that she once experimented with bestiality.

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Amy
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John
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Dad
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Ed
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Dougie
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Mom / Wrestling Girl
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Randy
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Linda
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Carl
Lisa Salzano ...
Wrestling Girl
Candiss Cogdill ...
Wrestling Girl
Harvey J. Alperin ...
Principal
Ernest Misko ...
Priest (as Ernie Misko)
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Rest Area Mom
Kira Burri ...
Rest Area Girl
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An impulsive sexual encounter from her past haunts Amy, an otherwise seemingly normal young woman with a bright future and nice-guy fiancé. But her fiancé has suggested that the couple be completely honest and tell each other everything! When Amy finally relents, encouraged to tell the truth by her coworker and mother (neither of whom really knows what she has to disclose), and reveals her secret, all hell breaks loose. Written by Geoffrey Gilmore, Sundance Film Festival Director

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We all have secrets...What's yours? See more »

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Comedy | Drama | Romance

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Rated R for strong and aberrant sexual content, drug use and language | See all certifications »

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21 February 2007 (France)  »

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Sleeping Dogs Lie  »

Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$10,890 (USA) (20 October 2006)

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$10,890 (USA) (20 October 2006)
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This entire project was shot in 16 days in and around Los Angeles in Guerrilla Filmmaking style. See more »

Goofs

When Amy and Mom come in to wake up John and Dougie in the morning, the piano is sitting on Dougie's crotch. Then it is not there. Then, Mom moves it back over his crotch before they leave the room. See more »

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[first lines]
Amy: My name is Any and, yes, at college I blew my dog.
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No animal was harmed or pleasured in the making of this movie. See more »


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Performed by Roy Orbison
Courtesy of EMI Records
As Written by Jeff Lynne, Roy Orbison and Tom Petty
Published by EMI April Music, Inc. (ASCAP)
Sony/ATV/Acuff Music Rose & Wixen Music Pub Inc.
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Super Awesome Film
15 April 2007 | by (Baltimore, MD) – See all my reviews

This is an incredibly good movie. I congratulate and Thanks Bobcat for this film. Despite the rather disgusting secret (not going to spoil it) If you are intelligent and can appreciate an intelligent comedy, and well written dramatic undertone, you'll really like this film.

As odd as it seems, I think the best movie to compare this too is probably Diary of a Mad Black Woman (an amazing film.. thanks Tyler Perry) I highly recommend!!! just get past the initial scene.

it says i need to take up 10 lines of text minimum, so i'll just take up space. I cant spell at all and I'm glad that IMDb has a spell check.

I also am a comedian, writer, jet fuel salesman, and MBA student. Yay. 10 lines.


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