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The Con (1998)

PG-13 | | Comedy, Crime, Drama | TV Movie 4 March 1998
A lonely gas station attendent in Mississippi falls in love with a con woman who wants to get her hands on an inheritance he doesn't know about.

Director:

Steven Schachter
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
William H. Macy ... Bobby
Rebecca De Mornay ... Barbara Beaton / Nancy Thoroughgood (as Rebecca DeMornay)
Mike Nussbaum ... Harry
Angela Paton ... Lyla
Frances Sternhagen ... Hadabelle
Tony Frank Tony Frank ... Edgar Wallace
Don Harvey ... T.J.
Matt Hill ... Conroy Gil
Lee Stringer ... Earl Wainwright
Gina Mastrogiacomo ... Debbie
Steve Shearer ... Joe Charnin
Lionel Mark Smith Lionel Mark Smith ... Charlie Hayes
Marge Kotlisky Marge Kotlisky ... Glenna
Ben Bennett Ben Bennett ... Sheriff Gil
Brady Coleman ... Baptist Minister
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A lonely gas station attendent in Mississippi falls in love with a con woman who wants to get her hands on an inheritance he doesn't know about. Written by Anonymous

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Taglines:

How The Ultimate Scam Led To The Perfect Romance.

Genres:

Comedy | Crime | Drama | Romance

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for a scene of sensuality | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

4 March 1998 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Pascagoula See more »

Filming Locations:

Wharton, Texas, USA See more »

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Amusing
3 September 1999 | by JCR-4See all my reviews

One of those (TV) films that you think is going to be a dud and then surprises you. I was mildly amused throughout the film. Nice performances from the two leads, William H. Macy and Rebecca De Mornay, backed up by a good cast. Not a memorable film, but a pleasant one to pass away the evening.


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