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Pie in the Sky (1996)

A whimsical saga of a young man whose two life-consuming passions are unraveling traffic gridlock and an avant-garde dancer. A romantic comedy.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
... Charlie Dunlap
... Amy
... Alan Davenport
... Ruby
... Mom Dunlap
... Dad Dunlap
... Mrs. Tarnell
... Paul Entamen
... Jack
Jesse Stock ... Charlie (age 10)
A.J. Marton ... Charlie (age 4)
Alison Chalmers ... Amy (age 10)
Kevin Scannell ... Dr. Sherman
Brian Davila ... Jack (age 10)
John Orofino ... Eric
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A whimsical saga of a young man whose two life-consuming passions are unraveling traffic gridlock and an avant-garde dancer. A romantic comedy. Written by Anonymous

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The only thing that stands in the way of fate and true love is a little traffic.

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Comedy | Romance

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Rated R for sexuality | See all certifications »
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Fine Line Pictures

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9 February 1996 (USA)  »

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Corações em Trânsito  »

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GENIUS OF LOVE
Written by Tom Tom Club, Adrian Belew (uncredited), Chris Frantz (uncredited), Steven Stanley (uncredited) and Tina Weymouth (uncredited)
Performed by Tom Tom Club
Courtesy Warner Brothers Records
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Simply okay
5 September 2002 | by See all my reviews

"Pie in the Sky", an ill-focused, occasionally clumsy, and always good natured little romantic comedy, tells of a dauntless young man, Charlie (Charles), who is consumed with two things: Working as the "eye in the sky" for L.A.'s Metro Traffic (a traffic reporting bureau) and working on his relationship with his girl friend (Heche). There is as little to fault in this film as there is to praise making it recommendable by default but also keeping it from scoring high marks. An okay diversion for sofa spuds but not worth a trip to the video store. (C-)


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