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Jim (2010)

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Being steadily crushed under the weight of debt, unemployment, and increasing isolation, Jim reaches a breaking point. Over a game of solitary Russian roulette he contemplates an ... See full summary »
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Dan Illian ...
Jim Kotofsky
Vanessa Morris-Burke ...
Susan Kotofsky
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Michael Strelow ...
Niskaa
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Nicodemus
Carolyn Morrison ...
Algrithmia
Michelle Ries ...
Lorigen Spokesperson
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Eva Kismeckler
Nichole Donje ...
Dr. Lyndholm
Eric C. Bailey ...
Steve Gimbler
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Dan Muckler
Theresa Faelte Lee ...
Dr. Simmons (as Theresa Faelte-Lee)
Victor Dickerson ...
Earl
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Tyrone
Jack Wallace ...
Rick Lavelle
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Being steadily crushed under the weight of debt, unemployment, and increasing isolation, Jim reaches a breaking point. Over a game of solitary Russian roulette he contemplates an unspeakable act of violence as a way of leaving his mark. He is stopped short by a vision of his deceased wife who convinces him that he should instead focus his remaining resources into an act of creation. Armed with his wife's frozen eggs and a new resolve, Jim secures the services of a large biotech firm to help him create an heir who will be engineered to overcome the obstacles of common men. Meanwhile in the distant future Niskaa, the leader of a group of genetically modified beings, controls a race of worker clones in a super-industrialized, post-human Earth. As he tries to restore his decrepit empire he comes face to face with a young clone that shows an unprecedented capacity for reason and empathy. Somehow connected to Jim via dreams, the clone manifests secrets of Nature that Niskaa has not ... Written by Tinmouth Films

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$7,809 (USA) (8 October 2010)

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$13,015 (USA) (15 October 2010)
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A Tease With an Unpleasant Journey
6 December 2012 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This pretty much one man movie (writer/director/editor/designer) was made by a theater designer and he should keep his day job. Extremely low budget is NO excuse for dragging anyone on a journey the director cannot finish (just when you think something might happen, you realize it's almost over). I only continued watching, as sometimes indie films with some bad acting have other good features, but it was a complete mess and waste of time. I was shocked to see the wife played by a Broadway actress, but she was phoning it in, for sure in the beginning. Gah. NO excuse for that. Bad movies rarely make me angry but this one did. Skip this one unless you love train wrecks and being bored.


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