The Business (2006–2007)

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Vic Morgenstein (formerly Vic Morgan) has been distributing gruesome Asian horror schlock and soft-core smut for years. His flagship video series, "Drunk Chicks" 1 through 6, consists ... See full summary »

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 Vic Morgenstein (16 episodes, 2006-2007)
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 Julia Sullivan (12 episodes, 2006-2007)
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 Rufus Marquez (12 episodes, 2006-2007)
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 Tony Russ (12 episodes, 2006-2007)
Ellen David ...
 Shelley Baker / ... (12 episodes, 2006-2007)
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 Lance Rawley / ... (11 episodes, 2006-2007)
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 Rabbi Diamond (8 episodes, 2006)
Kaela Bahrey ...
 Beatrice Morgenstein (7 episodes, 2006)
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 Kenji Nakamura (7 episodes, 2006)
Matt Silver ...
 Terrence Von Holtzen / ... (7 episodes, 2006-2007)
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Vic Morgenstein (formerly Vic Morgan) has been distributing gruesome Asian horror schlock and soft-core smut for years. His flagship video series, "Drunk Chicks" 1 through 6, consists entirely of inebriated young women exposing their breasts. These low rent titles have earned Vic a comfortable living, and a less-than savory reputation; everywhere he goes, young men recognize his face from the DVD cases and lift their shirts to him in salute. Vic was willing to accept his complete lack of respectability so long as the money kept rolling in. But that all changed when picked up a low budget, art-house movie called The Unreasonable Truth About Butterflies at a second rate film festival. Butterflies, directed by total unknown Rufus Marquez, went on to become something of darling on the indie festival circuit. Vic got hooked on respectability and came to realize his new dream: to produce and distribute "respectable" indie films. The only snag is Vic is bereft of things like taste and vision... Written by Phil Price & Myles Hainsworth

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Pretty much is what the description states. The prior series Thr Festival (IFC too) took me awhile to get you but this one has me from beginning. Just enough insight and fresh attitude to pack a fast half hour. All the majors work and writing keeps it going. Hardly aware it us Canada based. This is the edge The Office should have had. What helps too is the lead in half hour. Minor Accomplishments of Jackie Woodman. It's a riot. I mean what the heck are they gonna get to next? This one is esp adult and on the edge of pushing the cable limits. I like that both casts seem to be enjoying what they are all doing. Keeps it fresh and natural. Like being there. And they held me even as Yanks-Red Sox were battling in what is becoming the longest game in baseball. Yanks 14-10 going to 9th. They played two games. 1pm and 8pm Fri then 1p Sat. Yow.


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