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Skills Like This (2007)

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Max Solomon faces the awful truth that he will never be a writer. So, in a desperate attempt to find his true calling, he turns to crime. In this inventive comedy, three friends have their ... See full summary »

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Dave
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Uncle Morris
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Rosa
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Cousin Jeramiah
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Max Solomon faces the awful truth that he will never be a writer. So, in a desperate attempt to find his true calling, he turns to crime. In this inventive comedy, three friends have their lives turned upside down when one of them realizes that larceny might be his best skill. Written by Monty Miranda

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Everybody Wants to be Somebody

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Comedy

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20 March 2009 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Talento gia megala kolpa  »

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$9,413 (USA) (20 March 2009)

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$62,408 (USA) (12 June 2009)
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All the crime scenes were shot with Film cameras while the rest of the movie was shot with HD cameras. See more »

Quotes

Lucy: How long have you been writing poetry?
Uncle Morris: I don't know... on and off throughout my entire life. Some of us have poetry in us. Wolf Blitzer said that.
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My Hanging Surrender
Written by Nathaniel Rateliff
Performed by The Wheel"
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Skills Like That!
12 May 2009 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

When you go to see an independent film there is a hope that what you will see will be something new, different and entertaining. You hope to discover something. Skills Like This is that kind of film. This is a great movie, I loved all of the characters. The performances are right on and funny. The film moves at times from silly comedy to darker comedy. It does this at all the right times. This movie kept me engaged and pulled me in to the point where I was engaged but not aware of where it would take me next. It is rare bonus to see an indie comedy that makes me laugh and one that I won't soon forget.

4/4


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