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With Friends Like These... (1998)

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Four small-time two-bit character actors, all close friends, are competing for same important part in the next Martin Scorsese mob film.

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Steve Hersh
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Armand Minetti
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Dorian Mastandrea
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Johnny DiMartino
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Hannah DiMartino
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Joanne Hersh
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Samantha Mastandrea
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Yolanda Chin
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Theresa Carpenter
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Marissa DiMartino
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Dana Dimartino
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Catrice
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Nino DiMartino
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Four small-time two-bit character actors, all close friends, are competing for same important part in the next Martin Scorsese mob film.

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Excllent, humorous, thoroughly entertaining, fun.
23 September 1998 | by See all my reviews

This is a thoroughly entertaining film. It was received very well at the Santa Barbra International Film Festival. I hope it gets distribution Real Soon Now.


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