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Black Swan (2002)

| Drama, Comedy
Set against the majestic landscape of Canada's Bay of Fundy and the highest tides in the world, Black Swan is a dark comedy that weaves the innocent world of childhood, against the adult ... See full summary »

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Wendy Ord
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Melanie Doane Melanie Doane ... Helen
Michael Riley ... Carl
Ted Dykstra ... Clive
Matt John Evans ... Jimmy
Pam Lutz Pam Lutz ... May
Steven Morgan Steven Morgan ... Albert
Wallace Mckinnon Wallace Mckinnon ... Marty (as Wally McKinnon)
Rob Pinnock Rob Pinnock ... Tony
Janet Monid Janet Monid ... Mara
Peggy Gedeon Peggy Gedeon ... Bella
Darcy Allan Darcy Allan ... Teen #1
Patrick Maubert Patrick Maubert ... Teen #2
Mr. Yang Mr. Yang ... Mr. Yung
Hannah Clayton Hannah Clayton ... Ellie
Sam Osborne Sam Osborne ... Jeff (as Sammy Jay Osborne)
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Set against the majestic landscape of Canada's Bay of Fundy and the highest tides in the world, Black Swan is a dark comedy that weaves the innocent world of childhood, against the adult world of love, betrayal and murder. Written by wendy ord

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The story of love, murder, and a bird.

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Drama | Comedy

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Canada

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English | French

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Murder in Hopeville See more »

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Budget:

CAD450,000 (estimated)
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1.85 : 1
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Written by Larry McGee
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One Great Piece of Swan-Turd
14 November 2003 | by 88oXycontinSee all my reviews

This movie tries its darndest to capture that classic bad canadian movie feel:

"quirky" and obnoxious characters (a few); "quirky" town with "quirky" folk; a "quirky" coffee shop or restaurant (coffee shop here); lots of shots of canadian stuff for postcards (ocean stuff here); lots of mention of "gotta get out of this town"; downright booooring.

And it succeeds on all counts.

Something to note, though. I couldn't figure out whether this movie was just trying to be post-Northern Exposure "quirky" comedy or something surreal like a drug-induced or psychotic hallucination. The editing of this movie jumped around nonsensically from one unrelated thing to another with zero pacing or motivation. Not to mention the fact that half the time we didn't even know where we were jumping. Take for instance, the very opening shots, of yelling teens in a car. Who are they and what the h--- did they have to do with anything? And this sub - uh - plot (use that word plot loosely) concering kids that seem to span generations. I don't think they actually do, but the editing makes it look like they materialize from flashback, all of a sudden, to current time. Huh? What did I miss?

Avoid. Unless for laughs. Or you want to try and trip out on the inept editing.


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