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Frankie & Alice (2010)

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A drama centered on a go-go dancer with multiple personality disorder who struggles to remain her true self and begins working with a psychotherapist to uncover the mystery of the inner ghosts that haunt her.

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Maxine
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Hal
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Nurse Susan Shaw
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Dr. Backman
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Bobby
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The story of a go-go dancer with multiple personalities struggling to remain her true self while fighting against two very unique alter egos: a seven-year-old child named Genius and a Southern white racist woman named Alice. In order to stop the multiple voices in her head, Frankie works together with a psychotherapist to uncover and overcome the mystery of the inner ghosts that haunt her. Written by CodeBlack Entertainment

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Inspired by an amazing true story. See more »

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Biography | Drama

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Rated R for some sexual content, language and drug use | See all certifications »

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9 November 2010 (USA)  »

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$7,768 (USA) (10 December 2010)

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$592,220 (USA) (11 April 2014)
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Frankie Murdoch: Multiple personality, huh? But, who are they?
Oz: Well, they're you. Your aspects of you. Your subconscious.
Frankie Murdoch: Okay, but why?
Oz: That's what we'll have to find out.
Frankie Murdoch: So, what you're saying is, I got all these different... people living inside of me, right? But, I don't know who they are.
Oz: Well, we all have different personalities and different selves. "Do I contradict myself? Very well, then I contradict myself. I am large, I contain multitudes." It's Whitman.
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Featured in The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #19.52 (2010) See more »

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Better Git It In Your Soul
Written by Charles Mingus
Used by Permission of Boosey & Hawkes Inc., an Imagem Company, c/o Jazz Workshop Inc. (BMI) and Spirit One Music o/b/o Flying Red Rhino (BMI)
Performed by Charles Mingus
Courtesy of Sony Music Entertainment Canada Inc.
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A Great Film.
31 January 2011 | by (Portland, OR) – See all my reviews

Don't be swayed by the negative reviews. I knew nothing about this film before I watched it. Afterward I thought it had been nominated for a bunch of awards. I can't believe it didn't get any nominations, and even got negative reviews from some critics. I'm not sure if this one makes it into my top 10 for the year, but it's definitely in my top 20.

Sure, the subject matter has been covered before, but that shouldn't matter. So has divorce, bank robberies, and most recently, the death of a child. Just because a subject has been covered before in a film doesn't mean the film should be dismissed.

I thought this movie was way better than Rabbit Hole. While Rabbit Hole gets all the recognition, Frankie and Alice gets ignored. I'm not even any sort of huge Halle Berry fanatic. I just know a good movie when I see one and it makes me angry when good films are ignored.


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