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Eavesdrop (2008)

| Drama | 2008 (USA)
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Ensemble drama about conversations overheard in a bistro. Two chess players see unfolding dramas. A couple on an uncomfortable blind date, while a marriage crumbles. Film-noir fans thinks they're witnessing a real-life murder.

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Matthew Miele

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Matthew Miele
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Cast

Credited cast:
Chris Parnell ... Terrence
Wendie Malick ... Laura
Anna Chlumsky ... Chelsea
Tovah Feldshuh ... Susie
Lynn Collins ... Tallulah
Ted McGinley ... Grant
Stephanie Szostak ... French Woman
Aasif Mandvi ... Don
Bill Raymond ... Hal
Lynn Cohen ... May
Terrence Mann ... August
Alan Ruck ... Casper
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Alejandra Ambrosi ... Clara
Lana Antonova ... Deidre
Josh Barrett Josh Barrett ... Chapman
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Ensemble drama about conversations overheard in a bistro. Two chess players see unfolding dramas. A couple on an uncomfortable blind date, while a marriage crumbles. Film-noir fans thinks they're witnessing a real-life murder.

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Life is in the listening..

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USA

Language:

English

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New York City, New York, USA

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[first lines]
Susie: Why? We have an appointment. We have a really important appointment due, but you want to come here? Hal? Hal!
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Sidewalk
Written by Christopher North
Performed by Christopher North with Drums by Casual-T
Administered by Boy From Texas Tunes BMI
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OK, perhaps I'm guilty of blasphemy, but I found this film absurdly pretentious, silly , , , and annoying
31 August 2010 | by charles000See all my reviews

I know, I'm supposed to be spellbound by all the "intriguing" dialogue and cacophony of characters woven into this complex tapestry of evolving story lines that I become inescapably emotionally involved with . . .

But what I came away with was a weird mix of silly cliché's and cardboard character renderings that eventually did become rather funny to watch, but not by intention of the purported screenplay.

Sorry folks.

Perhaps I should be banished to servile dolt purgatory, but after about 30 minutes or so of this, it was simply too silly to take seriously.

After a point it just became a tedious, plodding attempt to create interest in cardboard character stereotypes that one would rarely actually want to spend any time with in real life, let alone have to suffer through the facade of such in this film.

I give the actors credit for delivering the best performances that they could under such circumstances.

But no, I'm not going to pretend to be witty or enraptured by the supposedly engaging pseudo intellectual stimulation of this unfortunate production.

Actually, if anything, this reminds me more of a mishmash of therapy sessions . . . under the influence of LSD . . . pretending to be a seriously interesting film.

Sorry . . . I must have missed something in translation.


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