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The Stranger in Us (2010)

Not Rated | | Drama | 23 June 2010 (USA)
In this verité-style drama, Anthony, a newcomer to San Francisco, attempts to come to terms with his abusive ex-lover when he strikes up an unlikely friendship with a street hustler.

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Scott Boswell

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Scott Boswell
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Adam Perez ... Gavin
Raphael Barker ... Anthony
Travis Romo Travis Romo ... Street Kid
Kelly Sanchez Kelly Sanchez ... Jeremy
Lee Brady Lee Brady ... Grandma (voice)
Lisa Gotch Lisa Gotch ... Voice Mail Voice (voice)
Tim Gotch Tim Gotch ... Bus Driver (voice)
Scott Cox Scott Cox ... Stephen
Goldie Chan Goldie Chan ... Nancy
Emily Bush Emily Bush ... Sarah (voice)
Harper Harper ... Scolded Dog
Michael Schirmer Michael Schirmer ... Scolding Man
Jesse Schoem ... Drug Dealer / Movie Concession Patron
Alex Rodriguez Alex Rodriguez ... Chad
Matthew Bridges ... Kevin
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In this verité-style drama, Anthony, a newcomer to San Francisco, attempts to come to terms with his abusive ex-lover when he strikes up an unlikely friendship with a street hustler.

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In the beginning of the movie Gavin tells Anthony that he lives in Chico but when Anthony goes to Gavin's house the bus that passes is a San Mateo County bus. Chico is about 190 miles and over three hours from San Mateo. See more »

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Opposite Man
Written by Margrit Eichler
Performed by True Margrit
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What the heck?
19 May 2020 | by goodguyclevelandSee all my reviews

I had hoped this would be a nice movie. Instead we get timelines that jump all over the place, and a protagonist I couldn't care less about.

Nobody in this movie was worth caring about. Not his deranged abusive boyfriend, not the trick turning gigolo kid he befriends, or the roommate who's completely forgotten about 1/3 of the way through the movie.

Avoid this film, it's just too big a mess.


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