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Channels (2008)

 |  Romance  |  2008 (USA)
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Kimberly Oja ...
Katherine / Janet Goodwin
Nat Christian ...
Black Racklin
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Walter
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Niles
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Ed Packard
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Megan Phillips
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Frank Abbedessa ...
Maitre'D
Amber Barretto ...
Jullianne
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Broadcast Control Guard (as Paul Brighton)
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A.D.
Charlotte Christian ...
Black's assistant (as Charlotte Goerges)
Dominick Clark ...
Location manager
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Broadcast Guard #3
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Lilly
Andy Duncan ...
Broadcast Guard #2
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A writer/producer is about to make a big career jump and has a lot of activity going on in his life. But, emotionally, he's dead. Through a fantastical event, he meets someone. They fall in love. She wants to defy logic and hop on the passing train of time with him. He lets his mind rationalize and hesitates. She is gone and he finds himself in a desperate race to get her back. Will the magic that brought them together be strong enough to reunite them, or is it too long? Written by Jay Stein

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If you believe in something strong enough, it can be real.

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Touches your heart with a knockout.
31 July 2008 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Yeah! A movie that not only entertains with chuckles here and there, but really moves you with some knockout punches. The main characters played by Nat Christian and Kim Oja have a marvelous chemistry. You WANT these two to be together. Christian has the magnetism and sex appeal of some of the old time male movie stars. Oja fits right in with the sweet yet sexy clan. Both are great actors. Christian never hits a false note and allows us to journey with him throughout the movie. As the director of the movie too, Christian selflessly gives a lot of screen time to all of his co-stars. Oja is able too show us a comedic style that hasn't been shown before. Joan Van Ark, still hot at her age, is able to project a vulnerability under her character's hard shell. Ed Asner has a great monologue which made me nearly fall over laughing. John Kassir and Taylor Negron are perfect matches for these actors and are always interesting to watch. It was great to see Amber Barretto on the screen, along with Chloe Hunter. Both are beauties who could grace any movie. Gil Glaskow is a standout in a supporting role.

The director takes us on an emotional journey step by step with our main characters and mixes it up with some great imagery. The composer, Rossano Galante, delivers an emotional score.

Wow!


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