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Late Night Shopping (2001)

Four young friends have tedious night jobs and meet every night after work in a café. Sean hasn't met his girlfriend in three weeks, Vincent flirts with everybody, Lenny is too afraid to ... See full summary »

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... Sean
... Vincent
... Jody
... Lenny
... Madeline Zozzocolovich
... Gail (as Shauna MacDonald)
... Susie
Laurie Ventry ... Joe
Bobby Finn ... David, Coma Boy
Claire Harman ... Wendy, Pizza Girl
Nigel Buckland ... Alec, Duty Manager
... Girl in Bed
... Hospital Porter
Carmen Pierquaccini ... Girl in Service Station (as Carmen Pieraccini)
... Shelf Stacker
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Four young friends have tedious night jobs and meet every night after work in a café. Sean hasn't met his girlfriend in three weeks, Vincent flirts with everybody, Lenny is too afraid to ask a girl at work on a date and Jody can't admit that she shows up at the café every night, although she was fired some time ago. Written by Mattias Thuresson

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22 June 2001 (UK)  »

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Café de noche  »

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Late Night Shopping was largely filmed in Glasgow. See more »

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After Jody "convinces" Sean to go see his girlfriend, we see that his outfit changes. When he is in the café, he is wearing a dark, wool sweater. Immediately after this, we see Sean at the train station wearing a gray shirt and gray track jacket. See more »

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Vincent: The whole reason I do a mind-numbing job is so I don't have to think. Hence, mind-numbing.
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Referenced in Národ sobe aneb Ceské more v osmnácti prílivech (2003) See more »

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Composed by Fish, Steve Rothery, Mark Kelly, Ian Mosley,
Pete Trewavas
Performed by Marillion
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a good night out for the boys.
10 July 2001 | by See all my reviews

I've seen some pretty unfair reviews of this film and I don't think they're justified at all. There seems to be a lot of fixation around the credibility of relationships and plots blah, blah but I found my brain negotiated it's way around that because the dialogue sort of sweeps you along. It was a bit of a guys movie, and if you liked Swingers then you'll love this and it has to be said there was much laughing in the cinema where I watched it, I was actually sitting in front an entire half row of blokes and they loved every second of it, definitely a good night out for the boys. If I had any real criticism of this film I'd say the female characters were a bit weak and any observations made about the female experience only bordered on insightful but then again that didn't bother me that much because I was fairly engaged with the rest of the film. It's got flaws, find me a film that hasn't but as I understand it this was the writer and the directors first feature and with that in mind I thought Late Night Shopping was an excellent debut for both of them and I look forward to seeing whatever they do next.


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