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Please! (2001)

Peter is a novelist who is going out of his mind because his wife and daughter have left him. He's bought a Smith & Wesson and put one bullet in it. He's pulled the trigger once in ... See full summary »

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Paul Black

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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Gerard Butler ... Peter (as Gerry Butler)
Kate Ashfield ... Molly
Danny Midwinter Danny Midwinter ... Thug
Bernice Stegers ... Agent
Lauren Cooke Gannon Lauren Cooke Gannon ... Lucy
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Peter is a novelist who is going out of his mind because his wife and daughter have left him. He's bought a Smith & Wesson and put one bullet in it. He's pulled the trigger once in despairing Russian roulette. Driving to his wife's office, he pulls the gun out again when an angry motorist assaults him. Then, he begs his wife to talk to him, and she does - while she holds the pistol. His next stop is the literary agent to whom he's sent his manuscript; the pistol comes out once more. Her response is unexpected, and there's one last stop before the day ends. Written by <jhailey@hotmail.com>

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Country:

UK

Release Date:

5 May 2001 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Пожалуйста! See more »

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Budget:

$15,000 (estimated)
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Creation Films See more »
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Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Peter: Do you know what this is? It's a Smith & Wesson model 64, .38 caliber, yeah? King's Cross Special. Do you know why I have this? Because I'm a novelist, right? You know why I'm a novelist? Because I'm obviously fucking mad.
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Awesome short film!!
29 November 2006 | by sueinthewindSee all my reviews

This movie, in addition to ALL the movies Gerard Butler has done, was awesome! It used to be available for free viewing on a website (sorry, can't remember which one right now) and I've watched it at least 6 or 7 times. Gerard Butler is an awesome actor, as always, and is gorgeous as usual and very moving in this short film. I love the part about him on his knees in front of the secretary. It is humorous too. What great acting!! I only wish it was still available for viewing! The last new Gerry movie I've seen is Beowulf and I can't wait for the other new ones to come out. Ever since I saw Phantom, I've been in love with this man. I hope we see more and more of him in the years to come!!! Sue (Gerry-lover!)


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