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The Contraption (1977)

A man toils at building an elaborate contraption. As he builds you begin to determine what exactly it is he is building. It is a mousetrap, only the mouse it would catch would have to be ... See full summary »

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A man toils at building an elaborate contraption. As he builds you begin to determine what exactly it is he is building. It is a mousetrap, only the mouse it would catch would have to be the same size as him. Perhaps that is the point. Written by <JamesAE@comcast.net>

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The Woman: [voiceover] Out of all the men in world, I ended up marrying a bloody mouse.
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Well made short with one line of dialogue
29 April 1999 | by See all my reviews

This almost wordless short is visually gripping. It is, effectively, a 5 minute one-man play that will leave you stunned.


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