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The Eden Myth (1999)

Can you keep a family secret? Prepare to enter the dark and funny world of the Speck family. Ruled by gray-haired patriarch Vincent Speck, they appear to be your average upper-class ... See full summary »

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Mark Edlitz

Writer:

Mark Edlitz
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Cast

Credited cast:
Rebecca Boyd Rebecca Boyd ... Jessica Clayton
Julia Dion Julia Dion ... Colleen Morgan
Justin Kirk ... Aldo Speck
Zohra Lampert ... Alma Speck
Graeme Malcolm Graeme Malcolm ... Dr. Robert Kolber
Michael P. Moran Michael P. Moran ... Dan Morgan
Susan Pellegrino ... Justice of the Peace
Mark Pinter ... Edward Speck
Lana Quintal Lana Quintal ... Attendant
Gil Rogers ... Vincent Speck
Jenna Stern ... Doreen Speck
Todd Weeks ... Roland Speck
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Can you keep a family secret? Prepare to enter the dark and funny world of the Speck family. Ruled by gray-haired patriarch Vincent Speck, they appear to be your average upper-class American family as they gather together for the weekend. Siblings snipe at each other behind their backs, and the parents worry about the future. Signs that all is not well within the Specks' world begin when Vincent announces the arranged marriage of his son Aldo to a woman he has never met. They are set to marry the next day. Soon after the wedding, the eldest son, Edward, is found dead in his bedroom. What's going on here? Written by Anonymous

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Thriller | Drama

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Rated R for mature thematic elements
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

13 June 1999 (USA) See more »

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Runtime:

(Atlanta Film & Video Festival)

Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color
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You won't forget this one!
9 March 2000 | by notnowlater_99See all my reviews

This is some movie. I just caught it last night and it just knocked me out of my socks. The plot is too twisted and cool for me to spoil but let me just tell you that you are in for a treat! See this movie for the superb acting and great story.


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