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Sure Fire (1990)

Unrated | | Drama | 17 March 1993 (France)
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Tom Blair Tom Blair ... Wes
Kristi Hager Kristi Hager ... Bobbi
Robert Ernst Robert Ernst ... Larry
Kate Dezina Kate Dezina ... Ellen
Phillip R. Brown Phillip R. Brown ... Phillip
Dennis Brown Dennis Brown ... Dennis
Richard L. Blackwell ... Dick (as Rick Blackwell)
Robert Nalwalker Robert Nalwalker ... Sheriff
Haley Westwood Haley Westwood ... Haley
Kaye Evans Kaye Evans ... Kaye
Henry M. Blackwell Henry M. Blackwell ... Cowboy
J.T. Reynolds J.T. Reynolds ... Cowboy
Thomas D.A. Smith Thomas D.A. Smith ... Cowboy
John Betenson John Betenson ... Cowboy
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Drama

Certificate:

Unrated
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Official Sites:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

17 March 1993 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

Sure fire - a colpo sicuro See more »

Filming Locations:

Circleville, Utah, USA

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Production Co:

Complex Corporation See more »
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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.66 : 1
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16 September 1998 | by Joe-124See all my reviews

This experimental, low-budget film, with its combination of moody music, numerous extended takes (including many breathtaking scenic shots of Utah -- which are better experienced on the big screen), brilliant writing (both subject matter and dialogue), and innovative narrative mechanisms puts director Jon Jost at the top of my list of important, and certainly creative, contemporary American directors. If you're into indie/art films, and don't know who Jon Jost is, this is an excellent place to start. If you already know who Jost is, I think this is his best.


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