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Close-Up (2011)

 -  Drama  -  7 June 2011 (USA)
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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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Straggler (as Shaun Paul Costello)
Valentina Mohle ...
Freebird
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The LA Director
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The Drug Dealer
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The NA Mentor
Jacqui Schneider ...
The Wife
Brian Gallagher ...
Owner of the Garage
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Angel Sanchez ...
The New Boyfriend
Gabby Gariffo ...
The Daughter
Joe Gariffo ...
Noodle Head
Jeremy Ganter ...
Freebird's Boyfriend
Phil DiMaio ...
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Actress in Swooped
Maggie Cogswell ...
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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 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 Character's names are never mentioned in the story. A personal choice made by the Writer and Director, Jose E. Cruz Jr., to give the audience a more emotional attachment to the characters, their plight and an understanding that these characters could be someone they may know personally. See more »

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