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Dog Tags
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Damion Dietz (writer)
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Abandoned by his father and raised by a single mother, Nate Merritt joins the Marines to support his soon-to-be fiancée... See more » | Add synopsis »
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Two kids with real winners for Moms. See more (13 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order)
Paul Preiss ... Nate Merritt
Amy Lindsay ... Trish Huddle

Candy Clark ... Deb Merritt

Hoyt Richards ... Gene

Robert S. Martin III ... Recruiter (as Bobby Trey)
Bart Fletcher ... Andy Forte
Chris Carlisle ... Chris
Tanner Max Eflinger ... Party Guest #1
Bobby Zelsdorf ... Party Guest #2
John Koons ... Party Guest #3

Grant Harvey ... Bapps
Matthew Herrmann ... Boy at Bar #2

Willam Belli ... Alan

Jason Sechrest ... Alan's Friend
Josh Payne ... Pool Boy #1
Daniel Wilcox ... Pool Boy #2

Justin Mortelliti ... The Marine

Barry Ratcliffe ... Uncle Sam (as Barry J. Ratcliffe)
Stephan D. Gill ... Justin
Marcus Morales ... Travis

Diane Davisson ... Louise Forte
Merideth McClean ... Receptionist
Keythe Farley ... Mark Dessau
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Directed by
Damion Dietz 
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Damion Dietz  writer

Produced by
Damion Dietz .... producer
Stephanie Kirchen .... producer
Raymond Murray .... executive producer
Rich Wolff .... executive producer (as Richard Wolff)
 
Original Music by
Jeffery Alan Jones 
 
Cinematography by
Terence Pratt 
 
Film Editing by
Denise Howard 
 
Costume Design by
Cynthia Salazar 
 
Makeup Department
Branwyne .... key makeup artist
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Mario Passera .... first assistant director
 
Sound Department
Jeffery Alan Jones .... sound designer
Jeffery Alan Jones .... sound re-recording mixer
Jeffery Alan Jones .... supervising sound editor
Andrew Tracy .... foley artist
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Paul Wittenberger .... electrician
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Branwyne .... wardrobe
 
Music Department
Justin Mortelliti .... singer/songwriter: title song
 
Other crew
Kristy Benjamin .... production assistant
Morganne K. Fleschere .... script supervisor
 

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USA:90 min
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Australia:R (2009) | France:-12 (DVD)

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Quotes:
Deb Merritt:How am I supposed to know she'd be whoring around with everyone?
Nate:With everyone?
Deb Merritt:Yeah, she closed the bar every night since you been gone. They even named a drink after her on the happy hour menu called The Whore Bride.
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3 out of 5 people found the following review useful.
Two kids with real winners for Moms., 5 December 2011
Author: bkoganbing from Buffalo, New York

Dog Tags is the story of two kids who meet like ships in the night at a porn producer's desert home. One's an aimless party twink whose fathered a child in a moment of inebriated weakness, the other is a very hunky marine who comes from a real white trash background and is unsure of his sexuality. The roles are respectively played by Bart Fletcher and Paul Preiss.

Would these two very competent and attractive leads were worthy of the film. Dog Tags is a film sending out a real mixed message. Preiss has himself a real winner of a mother in Candy Clark who's picked out a bride for him, another version of herself from the bar she tends. When he comes home unexpectedly and finds her cheating, Preiss finds out it's been with half the customers there.

As for Fletcher he's also got mother troubles in Amy Lindsay, a woman who insists on being a diva when her diva days have long passed. Preiss also due to Fletcher's influence is thinking real strongly of going AOL. Not a real good idea, that's a decision that will affect the rest of your life gay or straight.

Preiss is on a quest for his dad and for the life of me I never understood why Clark just didn't come right out and tell him who is father was. No big deal when he found out. Just part of a very confused plot. I will say the male sex scenes were handled tastefully.

Some interesting points in Dog Tags, but definitely below average.

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