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Close-Up (2011)

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"CLOSE-UP" is a dramatic feature film told through the eyes of a failed Philadelphia actor who has succumbed to drug addiction. Our story follows him during the Holidays as he desperately ... See full summary »



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Cast overview, first billed only:
Valentina Mohle ...
The LA Director
The Drug Dealer
The NA Mentor
Jacqui Schneider ...
The Wife
Owner of the Garage
The Sister (as Jensen Bucher)
Angel Sanchez ...
The New Boyfriend
Gabby Gariffo ...
The Daughter
Joe Gariffo ...
Noodle Head
Jeremy Ganter ...
Freebird's Boyfriend
Phil DiMaio ...
Actor in Swooped
Actress in Swooped
Maggie Cogswell ...
Casting Director


"CLOSE-UP" is a dramatic feature film told through the eyes of a failed Philadelphia actor who has succumbed to drug addiction. Our story follows him during the Holidays as he desperately tries to regain everything he has lost in his life; his wife and child, his job, and his pride, before it's too late. Over the course of one day on New Years Eve in New York City, a young vibrant woman, Freebird, shows him how to stand up, discover himself and move on with his life. Written by Jose Cruz Jr.

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When do we stop running from Life?





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The script called for the characters to see an off Broadway play but with not enough time to obtain rights to a play, director 'Jose E. Cruz Jr' liked Shaun Paul Costello's idea of turning the feature Swooped: Based on a Real Life Occurrence (2011) into a stage play. See more »


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