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Slasher (2004)

A documentary on a stereotypically shady used car salesman, one who convinces customers to buy vehicles that others have deemed unfit for sale.

Director:

John Landis
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Cast

Credited cast:
Christin Ackerman Christin Ackerman ... Hostess
Emily Banks ... Interviewee
Michael Bennett Michael Bennett ... Himself (the Slasher)
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A documentary on a stereotypically shady used car salesman, one who convinces customers to buy vehicles that others have deemed unfit for sale.

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Official Sites:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

19 June 2004 (USA) See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

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1.85 : 1
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Michael Bennett a.k.a. The Slasher: All right, its beer thirty.
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References Tombstone (1993) See more »

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Tragic
19 June 2004 | by erik_penneySee all my reviews

I just saw this on the Independent Film Channel, and I really liked it in the same way that I enjoyed Glengarry Glenross, although GGGR was much better. Once you got past the main character's obvious superficial charisma (not always appealing charisma, btw) the film made clear the sad, thankless life a salesman leads, and that this guy was their "leader", a highly paid sales consultant, is astonishing. The movie was depressing and highly instructive, and very entertaining. Anyone who likes films with interesting characters, or anyone who has ever been in sales at any level, or even anyone who is in the market for a used car should enjoy this film.


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