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Pretty Bird (2008)

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A comic tale of three would-be entrepreneurs who set out to invent a rocket belt. The clash of their mismatched personalities soon dissolves the business into a morass of recriminations and... See full summary »



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Cast overview, first billed only:
Curtis Prentiss
Rick Honeycutt
Kenny Owenby
Mandy Riddle
Tonya Honeycutt
Chuck Stutters
Carson Thrash
Brent King ...
Becca French
Randy Pendler
Phil the Neighbor
Ted the Banker
Erica the Waitress
Credit Card Clerk


A comic tale of three would-be entrepreneurs who set out to invent a rocket belt. The clash of their mismatched personalities soon dissolves the business into a morass of recriminations and retaliations, kidnapping, and murder in this parable of American dreams and delusions. Written by Anonymous

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Rated R for language and a scene of sexuality | See all certifications »

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I have become a big fan of Paul Giamatti of late. To be fair, he was great in this as he always seems to be. All of the acting was very good, and for some time the movie was engaging and funny, but man did it fall apart in the last 1/3 or so. It is the worst movie I have seen in some time.

There were elements of humor and even suspense, but the story really didn't make any sense, and not in a cool quirky way either. Also the use of Kristin Wiig for such an insignificant role is a waste of her talent.

Don't bother with this one. Try Cold Souls for Giamattites and even Whip It for you Wiigies!

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