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The Dish & the Spoon (2011)

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Reeling from her husband's affair, Rose collides with a marooned teenager in a boarded-up Delaware beach town.

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Rose
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Boy
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Emma (as Eléonore Hendricks)
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Emma's Friend
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Husband
Dan Seely ...
Cashier
Sam Calagione ...
Brewery Manager
H.D. Parsons ...
Fisherman
Kevin Miller ...
Fish Gutter (as Kelvin Miller)
Shirley Miller ...
Old Time Photo Clerk
James Miller ...
Old Time Photographer
Susan Betts ...
Costume Shop Clerk
John Bochnowski ...
Dance Leader
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Livid over her husband's affair, Rose drives from Virginia to Delaware to confront (if not kill) the woman who dallied with her man. While unable to immediately confront the woman, Rose finds a British lad who's somewhat stranded after coming to America, having pursued a pretty girl he once met but finding her now with another. Both emotionally adrift, Rose and the boy end up with each other for company at her parent's beach home, even roll-playing while Rose awaits the chance to confront her elusive romantic rival. Written by statmanjeff

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Rated R for language including some sexual references
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40 Day Dream  »

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Boy: You won't hurt me, will you?
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Arranged by Simon Beins
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Sweet without all the sugar
8 August 2013 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I don't know where to start. This is the film that Gus Van Sant always wanted to make when he was alive. Oh wait...he IS alive...sort of. A really excellent soundtrack....Cab Calaway?...really?...lol...the one camera shooting was very annoying..it's really not how we see things and very much really not what we expect in well made films...Olly Alexander is such an amazing talent...hope he stays true to his perceptions of art..this is one truly fun little film...loved seeing the ocean on the east coast rather than the obligatory northern pacific coast...there were some very well conveyed emotions to be seen and experienced...and the feeling of coming in out of the cold was nothing less than brilliant....thanks to the post prod team...excellent editing..


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