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Sample People (2000)

Not Rated | | Comedy, Crime, Drama | 11 May 2000 (Australia)
This edgy Australian film stars an ensemble cast headed up by pop superstar Kylie Minogue, David Field, and John Lyndon. Various characters interact under strange circumstances, calling to mind movies such as GO and PULP FICTION

Director:

Clinton Smith
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Kylie Minogue ... Jess
Ben Mendelsohn ... John
Simon Lyndon Simon Lyndon ... Andy
David Field ... TT
Paula Arundell Paula Arundell ... Cleo
Joel Edgerton ... Sem
Nathalie Roy Nathalie Roy ... DJ Lush Puppy
Nathan Page ... Len
Justin Rosniak Justin Rosniak ... Joey
Mathew Wilkinson Mathew Wilkinson ... Gus
Gandhi MacIntyre ... Phil
Dorian Nkono ... Shiva
Rhett Giles ... Detective #1
Bradd Buckley Bradd Buckley ... Police Officer in Club Raid
Marcel Marinus Marcel Marinus ... Club Security #1
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Storyline

This edgy Australian film stars an ensemble cast headed up by pop superstar Kylie Minogue, David Field, and John Lyndon. Various characters interact under strange circumstances, calling to mind movies such as GO and PULP FICTION

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

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Sex, Drugs & Kylie... See more »

Genres:

Comedy | Crime | Drama | Music

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Not Rated | See all certifications »
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Country:

Australia

Language:

English

Release Date:

11 May 2000 (Australia) See more »

Also Known As:

Witzige Leute See more »

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Budget:

AUD 2,000,000 (estimated)
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Production Co:

Living Motion Pictures See more »
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Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Of the movie's star, Kylie Minogue, writer-director Clinton Smith said: "She's so professional and really lovely and normal and just nice. You hear how big stars are often consummate professionals, and she's like that. Not at all demanding and ready to take direction." See more »

Soundtracks

Gay Sex Guru
Written by Jimmy Streets and Paul Mac (control)
Performed by Jimmy Streets
Produced, recorded and mixed by Paul Mac at the Fibromajestic
Under licence from Festival Records Pty Limited
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Kylie's film salary couldn't have been very high
3 September 2002 | by davideo-2See all my reviews

STAR RATING:*****Unmissable****Very Good***Okay**You Could Go Out For A Meal Instead*Avoid At All Costs

What a big name star like Kylie Minogue is doing headbilling an ultra low-budget film like Sample People is astounding.It seems to have a budget of about $410.It's also kind of deceptive advertising,because she's hardly the main star of the show in it.The soundtrack's quite entertaining and there are some interesting characters,but the sheer plotlessness of it is what bogs it down.In the end,it certainly leaves you wondering if you should expect to see a similar sort of film starring Russell Crowe in the near future.If nothing else at least.**


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