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Dropping Out (2000)

Emile Brockton, depressed by his monotonous life, decides to commit suicide, which proves to be just the beginning of his journey.

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... Emile
... Henry
... Andrew
... Scott Kayle
... Ronny
... Wendy
... Paul Blanchard
... Doctor
... Mellissa
Dylan Haggerty ... Bob
... Heather
... Alicia
... Alex
... Sam
... Dr. Kitteredge
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Emile Brockton enjoys TV, chicken pot pies, and...well, not much else. His life has become a meaningless procession of banal activities that prompt him to spice things up the only way he can devise: by killing himself. However, the road to suicide is filled with distractions, and these create the ultimate conundrum for him. It turns out there's quite a market for autobiographical snuff flicks, and Emile's new acquaintance from work (who is a few tacos shy of a combo plate) decides to document his demise. Written by Polly_Kat

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Emile Brockton thought his life was going nowhere...until he decided to end it. See more »

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January 2000 (USA)  »

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Henry: [singing restaurant jingle] Domo Arigato, Taco Gato!
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Henry: Domo!
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hilarious movie that should develop a cult following.
26 April 2000 | by See all my reviews

like another commenter i saw this film at a film class at csulb. it was hilarious in a subtle way. if you can appreciate that type of writing and acting you should like this film. hopefully this film gets released because for a first time try by these guys it could gain cult status like 'bottle rocket'.


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