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Strings (I) (2011)

 -  Drama | Thriller  -  10 June 2011 (USA)
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In the wake of his daughter's death, a troubled musician seeks out an experimental therapist to turn his life around. When the therapist calls for him to leave everything behind and take on... See full summary »

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In the wake of his daughter's death, a troubled musician seeks out an experimental therapist to turn his life around. When the therapist calls for him to leave everything behind and take on a new identity, the musician realizes his new life isn't what it seems and his therapist is using patients to commit vigilante crimes. After eight years as a criminal, he sneaks back to visit the life he left behind. Written by Ray Finkle

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The song Lilly plays at the talent show was known on set as "The Fisher Song" and was composed by Director Ben Foster, based on a line in the script about the three notes that can be sung with Billy's lyrics "You and me, like one heartbeat". See more »

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Jack: You always want to leave things better than you found them. The trick is to know when to walk away.
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Amazing 1st film from two industry up and comers
15 July 2011 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Strings is a great movie that has suspense, romance and action. The film has a very good cast that gives it a professionalism you don't find often in indie movies. Also, the score is just amazing. It really takes the film to another level.

Mark Dennis and Ben Foster did an unbelievable job considering that this is first feature film. I'm excited to see what comes next from the pair.

I'm pretty sure Stings is being show at a wide variety of film festivals around the country and I highly recommend you checking it out if you can. I saw it at the Breckenridge Festival, but I think they have a full list of the showings on their site.


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