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The Milkman (2008)

 -  Short | Drama  -  29 March 2008 (USA)
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'The Milkman' is a short film based on the true story of the filmmaker's relative who was a milkman in the 1950's by day, and a hitman for the teamsters by night.

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Christopher Lohr ...
Homer
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Johnny
Andrea Brodkin ...
Dorthy
Melissa Zanit ...
Georgia
Evan Carnes ...
Bill
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Mr. Chow
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Van Gorkum
Annie Armstrong ...
Suzie the Waitress (as Ann Armstrong)
Derek Kent ...
Randy
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Randy's Son (as Jacob Hayes)
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Thug (as Nick Rather)
Dave Nicholson ...
Sidewalk Victim
Ross Duffer ...
Driveby Thug
Anthony Marostica ...
Johnny's Driver
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'The Milkman' is a short film based on the true story of the filmmaker's relative who was a milkman in the 1950's by day, and a hitman for the teamsters by night.

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Opening title frames say this movie takes place in 1952. Only 2 vehicles other than the milk truck appear, a 1956 Chevrolet and a 1957 Chevrolet. See more »

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The Milkman is a nice little film.
9 June 2008 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

The Milkman is a short film with a great deal of merit. It's quality is excellent in both filming and musical score. The camera work and framing shows a great deal of competency that is frequently missing with new directors.

The only real drawbacks are a slightly wooden performance by the actors and a lack of lighting. Due to these factors, the film seems to lack the mood which should be present in a film which relies on a character-driven study of a hit man. The story is well written, although predictable.

All in all, I rate it a 7. It's worth spending 15 minutes of your life on.


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