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Adventures of Power (2008)

 -  Comedy | Music  -  20 January 2008 (USA)
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In his quest to become the world's greatest air-drummer, a small-town dreamer must overcome obstacles and ridicule to save the day.

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Power
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Harlan
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Annie
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Michael Fong
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Dallas Houston
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Luis Accinelli ...
Jalisco
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Seattle Grrl (as Jenny Barbosa)
Karen Berg ...
Dallas's Girl
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Anthony
Paul Boruff ...
Hippie Musician
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Seattle Grrl
Markie Dunn ...
Samantha
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Dick Houston
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Farrah
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ADVENTURES OF POWER is an epic comedy about a mine-worker named Power whose love of drums and lack of musical skill has turned him into the ridiculed "air drummer" of his small town. But when Power's union-leader father calls a strike at the mine, Power discovers an underground subculture of air-drummers who just might hold the key to changing the world. Power's journey across America brings him face-to-face with his town's greatest enemy, and allows him to discover the beat within his own heart. Written by Ari Gold

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Rated PG-13 for some language including sexual references
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$2,500,000 (estimated)

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$4,254 (USA) (9 October 2009)

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$17,196 (USA) (27 November 2009)
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Amara Kopakova, the artist who did the painting of the factory and the painting of the wolf featured in the film, painted them in the living room of her studio apartment in Salt Lake City. It was the last project she worked on before moving back to New York. See more »


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Ecscape, Supposebly
Written by Ethan Gold
Performed by Libby Larsen
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amazing comedy.... can't wait!!!!
12 November 2007 | by (Germany) – See all my reviews

I saw this film when my acting class was invited to give comments at a test screening. I loved it, it is hilarious and very touching movie. It reminds me of The Full Monty (English film) but more weird and more for kids or people my age. There is a lot of music in it, it's almost like a musical, but nobody sings fortunately.

It was fun to see some new faces and also some you know (yes, Vince from Entourage is in it, but he is totally different, he is actually very funny!). I don't like American comedies so much but this one is much better, because you care about these crazy characters and their American dream.

I can't wait to see it again when it comes out. I think they are editing a few things but i hope they don't change too much.

My guy friends liked it a lot because it's sort of like a sports movie at times, but I was more into the message and the love story, but that's just me....!


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