Alan is a Seattle college student volunteering at a crisis center. One night when at the clinic alone, a woman calls up the number and tells Alan that she needs to talk to someone. She informs Alan she took a load of pills, and he secretly tries to get help. During this time, he learns more about the woman, her family life, and why she wants to die. Can Alan get the cavalry to save her in time before it's too late?
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During the opening sequence of the film, there's a view of a man piloting a boat, and the boat's name is "Silliphant", which is a reference to Screenwriter Stirling Silliphant
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The movie is evidently set in June, since Newell writes 6-12 (June 12) on the call sheet (visible around the 21 minute mark), and no one is dressed for cold weather. But Inga's boss is away on a ski trip, something that wouldn't happen that time of year in the Seattle area. See more
Do you think that not getting caught in a lie is the same as telling the truth?
Referenced in You're a Big Boy Now
Written and Produced by Quincy Jones
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