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Just a Dream (2002)

Film crew arrives in a small town in Nevada desert. Ends up changing the life of a 12-year-old kid and a friend of his, a movie lover.

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Danny Glover

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Ken Topolsky (story), Ken Topolsky (screenplay) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Carl Lumbly ... J.M. Hoagland
Robby Benson ... Dr. Sturbuck
Ally Sheedy ... Maureen Sturbuck
Rodney A. Grant ... Cecil Running Bear
Jeremy Sumpter ... Henry Sturbuck
Amy Madigan ... Cindy Wilder
Ed Harris ... Older Henry Sturbuck (voice)
Julie-Anne Liechty ... Lynette McKee
Scott Subiono ... Jesse Brewer
Alex Nibley ... Film Crew Advance Man
Scott Stevensen Scott Stevensen ... Film Crew Advance Man
Paul Kiernan ... Film Crew Advance Man
Pat Donahue Pat Donahue ... Film Crew Electrician
Jeff Olson Jeff Olson ... Film Crew Assistant Director
Jeremy Hoop ... Film Crew Assistant Director (as Jeremy Elliott)
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Film crew arrives in a small town in Nevada desert. Ends up changing the life of a 12-year-old kid and a friend of his, a movie lover.

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

16 March 2002 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Apenas um Sonho See more »

Filming Locations:

Salt Lake City, Utah, USA

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DBA Movies Production See more »
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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Good old fashioned PG family entertainment
25 August 2002 | by =G=See all my reviews

"Just a Dream" is a slow moving, soft spoken sentimental tale from Showtime about one boy's special summer and the lessons he learns. The obvious scripting, theatrical flavor, and Pollyanna attitude of the flick is easily overlooked in view of its higher purpose as it spins its wistful story delivering positive messages about life. Good old fashioned back-to-basics family entertainment which should be about PG rated. (B-)


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