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Pinching Penny (2011)

 -  Crime  -  11 October 2011 (USA)
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A British hypochondriac turns to crime after becoming addicted to consumerism. As his obsession worsens, his life falls quickly into the absurd and he continues to spend himself deeper and ... See full summary »

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Alex
Timothy J. Meyer ...
Murphy
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Teddi (as Ginny Glaser)
Lauren J. Wertz ...
Penny
Chadwick Richard Anderson ...
Bishop
Ryan Niebeling ...
K
Paul Vonasek ...
Rook
Jeff Nichol ...
The King
Brianna Lucas ...
The Queen
Sebastian John Hull ...
The Medic
Robert Niebeling ...
Cop 1
Tom Gillen ...
Cop 2
Holly Orth ...
Fig
Martin Jonason ...
Mr. Pryde
Teresa Litfin-Wertz ...
Delores Pryde
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A British hypochondriac turns to crime after becoming addicted to consumerism. As his obsession worsens, his life falls quickly into the absurd and he continues to spend himself deeper and deeper into depravity. Written by Anonymous

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Actor Steven Molony (Alex) is a devout method actor. He immersed himself so deeply into the role of Alex that he found himself having in-character dreams. He also lost seven pounds over the course of production. The cast and crew, having met him on set, realized they had to somewhat remake friends with him after the production, as they found they had become close with the character, and not actually with the actor portraying him. See more »

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Alex: If you don't let me out of here with this fucking record player: I swear to God I'll fucking shoot ya!
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Where My Baby Might Be
Performed by The Wood Brothers
Courtesy of Blue Note Records
Written by Gregory D Baba, Christopher David Long, & Oliver Wood
Published by Walking Stick Publishing (BMI)
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I attended a screening of Pinching Penny and was blown away by the performances. Lauren Wertz as Penny was totally believable; Tim Meyer was the witty and fun sidekick; Ginny Glaser was the perfect femme fatale; and Steven Molony as the main character, Alex, was utterly mesmerizing, all the way from the clever hilarious opening to the undeniably tragic end. He definitely has great presence, a lovely voice (!), and talent oozing out of his eyeballs. The four main characters interact honestly, which kept me interested all the way through. Wow...the message is clear: Money isn't everything, and one bad thing leads to another! I think this movie WILL be noticed for its introduction of raw new talent to the movie industry. I predict Dan Glaser will be a famed director who reminds us of Aronofsky and Ritchie, but who develops his own unique tradition. As for Steven Molony, I predict he will carve his place in movie star history at the TOP. He is amazing, and I want to see MORE!


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