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Stanley's Gig (2000)

Not Rated | | Drama, Music | 19 June 2000 (USA)
An emotionally dysfunctional ukulele minstrel lands a gig at a nursing home where he strikes up an unlikely relationship with an ancient jazz chanteuse and awakens from a lifetime of loneliness and inconsequence.

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Credited cast:
... Stanley Myer
... Eleanor Whitney
... Leila
... Abe Cohen
... Teddy Branson
... Russell Branson
Ian Whitcomb ... Smiling Jack
... Joshua
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Natalie Barish ... Sarah
... Grace
... Record Store Clerk
... Jules (as William Erwin)
... Byron Fujisaki
Rodney Kageyama ... Jeff Fujisaki (as Rodney Kegeyama)
... Steve
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An emotionally dysfunctional ukulele minstrel lands a gig at a nursing home where he strikes up an unlikely relationship with an ancient jazz chanteuse and awakens from a lifetime of loneliness and inconsequence.

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Left Hook / Lampedusa

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Ins Leben zurück  »

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A gem of a film
9 August 2003 | by See all my reviews

I am so glad I caught this in Black Starz this weekend. A beautiful story about the things that are really important in life. And it asks the ? Is what you really want - what you really want? Sometimes you can back into what you were born to do.

If you get a chance see this movie.


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