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Animals with the Tollkeeper (1998)

While looking for paradise, a cab driver suddenly falls in love.

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Michael Di Jiacomo
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Cast

Credited cast:
Tim Roth ... Henry
Mili Avital ... Fatima
Rod Steiger ... Fontina
Mickey Rooney ... Tollkeeper
John Turturro ... Tuxedo Man
Jacques Herlin ... Laurent
Lothaire Bluteau ... Young Laurent
Christopher Fennell ... Sweet Potata
Barbara Bain ... The Mother
Francis Bouc Francis Bouc ... Henri
Gianin Loffler ... Young Henry
Johnny Cenicola Johnny Cenicola ... The Angel
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Raoul Delfosse Raoul Delfosse ... Felipe
O-Lan Jones ... Essie
Joanne Pankow ... Beatrice Lincoln
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While looking for paradise, a cab driver suddenly falls in love.

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Romance | Fantasy

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

2 October 1998 (South Africa) See more »

Also Known As:

Animal Attraction See more »

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Magnolia Mae Films See more »
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an independent film fan's dream
3 August 1999 | by spaceace-7See all my reviews

it's one of those unknown gems that just stand there and wait to be discovered. intelligent, sensitive, wise, artistic, funny, weird... excellent.

what? at least four lines per comment? well, here they are:

some movies should be seen, not talked about. the surprise in this case is very important. just see it.


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