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Little Fish, Strange Pond (2009)

 -  Comedy | Crime | Drama  -  23 October 2009 (USA)
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Mr. Jack and Sweet Stephen cruise aimlessly through the streets of LA speculating about life, death, divine will and the force of power that predetermines their existence. Mr. Jack attempts... See full summary »

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Mr. Jack and Sweet Stephen cruise aimlessly through the streets of LA speculating about life, death, divine will and the force of power that predetermines their existence. Mr. Jack attempts to illustrate to his sidekick the delicate and natural forces of the universe. Sweet Stephen's superficial charm and bloodsucking lifestyle sends him and Mr. Jack on a voyage that is relentless, engaging, and darkly hilarious. Written by Anonymous

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Rated R for strong violence, pervasive language, some drug and sexual content | See all certifications »
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When Mr. Jack rises from his chair on the chat show, his jacket is unbuttoned. In the next shot, the jacket is buttoned. See more »

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Dennis Rivers: Sweet Stephen, are you evil?
Sweet Stephan: Isn't everybody?
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Dark and compassionate
24 February 2013 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

The name Frenemy provoked a giggle out of a friend when I recommended her this title. Agreed, it seems suggestive of a potential feel-good, teenage, Lindsay Lohan something- or-other. Rather, Frenemy can best be described as a dark and compassionate independent film.

Well acted, the characters, while capable of committing acts of depravity of American Psycho proportions, are relatable. Ultimately, this movie is about an overriding, self- sustaining, predetermined balance of good and evil. There is something to be gained each time I watch this movie.

In the end, I'm left craving a sequel to see what becomes of Mr. Jack.


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