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Syrup (I) (2013)

 -  Comedy | Drama | Romance  -  1 May 2013 (USA)
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A slacker hatches a million-dollar idea. But, in order to see it through, he has to learn to trust his attractive corporate counterpart. Based on Max Barry's novel.

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(as Aram Michael Rappaport)

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Priest
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Kirstie Alley
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Lisa Simmons
Max Barry ...
Waiter
Katie Blake ...
Jen the Assistant
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Chet
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Executive #2
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Paul
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Business Man #1
Steve Cirbus ...
Reynolds
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Jim the Marketer
Sophia Banks-Coloma ...
TV Host
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Kit the Marketer
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Cindy
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Clerk
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Storyline

A slacker hatches a million-dollar idea. But, in order to see it through, he has to learn to trust his attractive corporate counterpart. Based on Max Barry's novel.

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Genres:

Comedy | Drama | Romance

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for language, sexual references and brief drug use | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

1 May 2013 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Сироп  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$2,500,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$301 (USA) (7 June 2013)

Gross:

$656 (USA) (14 June 2013)
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2.35 : 1
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Trivia

"6's" real name is in fact Elizabeth. This can be seen on her name tag as it is placed on the table when she is being brought into Zeph-Co. See more »

Goofs

When Six asks Scat if he came up with any new idea, they have an argument while leaving the building. Six holds her cellphone in the left hand. In the next shot the cellphone vanishes. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Scat: Marketing 101: if you live in any major city, you see 800 ads a day. In most of them, models are going to be looking at you like they want to fuck you. You're so used to this that you don't even notice it. But your body does. Your heart rate increases, you pupils dilate, you breathe faster, you become more alert. You've been tapped. Looking at billboards is supposed to feel like love at first sight. But it's not real love, it's just marketing. And without that, you wouldn't even ...
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All I Wanted
Written by Kymberley Kennedy
Performed by Kymberley Kennedy
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User Reviews

 
Has the same problem when it comes to what this tries to make fun of
14 April 2014 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This one tries to be cool, slick and witty. But it just comes off as dumb and superficial. Sure that maybe the point of this flick, but not when you don't believe what the narrator has to say most of the way through. This movie has problems with what it tries to make fun of. It's all style and image, but has no substance or intelligence to it. Although not believable but at least it starts out somewhat intriguing, but quickly loses it's flare and just becomes redundant. It's like watching a fairy tale version of the marketing world, which is fine but like I said this movie is boring. The humor is flat and just about everything about it is forgettable, including the dis-likable main characters. In another words it tries to create a image of it being professional, but underneath it all it's amateurishly done. At the end of it all, nothing seems to be resolved and far from it being satisfying.

3/10


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