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The Anarchist Cookbook (2002)

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A dramedy that centers on a self-procalimed anarchist and his like-minded friends.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Devon Gummersall ... Puck
Dylan Bruno ... Johnny Black
Gina Philips ... Karla
Johnny Whitworth ... Sweeney
Katharine Towne ... Jody
Steve Van Wormer ... Double D
Sandi Schultz ... Moon Child
John Savage ... Johnny Red
Sabine Singh ... Gin
Amy Greenspun Amy Greenspun ... News Reporter
Scarlett McAlister ... Caroline
Bo Barron ... Cool Teen
Marcus Moziek Marcus Moziek ... Golden Chick Dude
Todd Terry ... Judge William Haversford
Matt Prescott Morton Matt Prescott Morton ... Shoplifting Dude (as Matt Morton)
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A dramedy that centers on a self-procalimed anarchist and his like-minded friends.

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Rated R for language, sexuality and drug content | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

1 June 2002 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Anarchist See more »

Filming Locations:

Fort Worth, Texas, USA See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$2,500,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$6,251, 20 July 2003

Gross USA:

$14,369

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$14,369
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The college the group takes a tour of in the beginning is the Collin County Community College in Plano. See more »

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Dictionarry: Anarchy: A state of society without government or laws.
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References Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (1969) See more »

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Thanks For Nothing
Written by Bnjie Bollox & John Beach
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Good flick
24 October 2005 | by zzz05See all my reviews

I agree, this was a deeper film than, say, Fight Club, but not as "fun". It also was not particularly favorable to anarchists or nihilists or hippies or leftites or dropouts or republicans or leather/sadists.... I don't really agree with the characters self-assessments as anarchists and nihilists, but i guess they can call themselves what they want to. It does display the primary problem facing anybody wanting to change the world today; how do you change it without becoming part of it? How do you fight violence without becoming violent? Can you change the system from within? If you do change it, will you then be the system?


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