Brewster seems to be an almost too perfect example of idyllic small-town America, with everyone living in peace and harmony. So when newcomer Whiley Pritcher starts up his own local cable ... See full summary »
Neighborhood boy Todd Bowden (Renfro) discovers that an old man living on his block named Arthur Denker (Mackellan) is Nazi war criminal. Bowden confronts Denker and offers him a deal: Bowden will not go to the authorities if Denker tells him stories of the concentration camps in WWII. Denker agrees and Bowden starts visiting him regularly. The more stories Bowden hears, the more it affects his personality.Written by
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Todd's high school mascot (the Pirates) and school color (green and gold) are the same as Bryan Singer's old high school. Also, the number on Todd's varsity jacket (85) is the year Bryan graduated. See more »
The stripe of the knot on Mr. Danker's tie when he is in French's office, is different when (later that same day) he and Todd are talking about the meeting with French while sweeping his back porch. See more »
[Todd has brought Dussander a gift - a replica SS uniform]
Well, try it on.
Have you completely lost your mind? What on Earth makes you think I'd put something like that on?
I thought you would like it.
Like it? You are a bigger fool than I thought. Maybe I'll put it on and do a little shopping, is that what you thought? The indignities I've suffered with you, I should smash you.
What you've suffered with me is nothing compared to what the Israelis would do to you. You forget that. And I'll ...
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If anyone has ever read the novella by Steven King, you would know that this movie came right from the toilet. It lacked not only good acting but also the psychological state of the characters. The characters lacked depth, which in turn created trite and meaningless interactions. I could have found more emotions in a comic book character. Mr. Renfro needs to stick to hickville roles (i.e. The Client), no offense Brad!!
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