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Lector (2000)

A man who makes his living by reading books to cigar rollers struggles to keep his job in the face of a new technology: the radio.

Director:

Greg Marcks

Writer:

Greg Marcks
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Credited cast:
Randy Cohlmia Randy Cohlmia ... Cesar Hidalgo (Lector)
Aaron Land ... Extra
Kieran Shea ... Cigar Roller
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Storyline

In 1924 Tampa, Cesar Hidalgo makes his living the same way both his father and his grandfather did: he reads to cigar rollers. The cigar rollers enjoy listening to his books as they roll premium cigars by hand. When the new invention of radio appears in the factory however, the men are fascinated by the new form of entertainment. Cesar struggles to keep their attention as more and more men choose the radio over him. Written by Anonymous

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

6 August 2000 (USA) See more »

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