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The Selling (2011)

Not Rated | | Comedy | 21 August 2012 (USA)
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A too-honest-for-his-own-good real estate agent has to sell a haunted house before its ghostly inhabitants ruin his life.

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Emily Lou Wilbur (as Emily Lou)

Writer:

Gabriel Diani
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Gabriel Diani ... Richard Scarry
Janet Varney ... Mary Best
Jonathan Klein ... Dave Ross
Etta Devine ... Ginger Sparks
Nancy Lenehan ... Mom / Mrs. Scarry
Barry Bostwick ... Father Jimmy
Simon Helberg ... Young Husband
Alina Phelan ... Young Wife
Jocelyn Towne ... Dead Girl
Harry Groener ... Auction Man
Dawn Didawick ... Auction Woman
Kitty Swink ... Betty
Cole Stratton ... Ed
Alexandra Goodman ... Nancy
Ross Hellwig ... Ted
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A too-honest-for-his-own-good real estate agent has to sell a haunted house before its ghostly inhabitants ruin his life.

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5 Bedrooms. 4 Bath. 12 Ghosts. See more »

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Comedy

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

21 August 2012 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Selling of Scarry Manor See more »

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An absolute GEM!
5 July 2012 | by elkane85See all my reviews

I saw this film with my husband at the Fright Night Film Festival in Louisville, Kentucky. After seeing the trailer, I thought we would be in for a cute/silly indie horror-comedy flick. I was not prepared for The Selling to be one of the funniest comedy feature films that I have seen in many years. This film is chock full of hilarious lines (that we found ourselves quoting the entire drive back to Florida)and comedic situations that had us roaring with laughter. Seeing Barry Bostwick as the priest attempting to exercise the house of its spirits was the cherry on top of this great film.

To put it simply, this film is a must-see. I am a filmmaker myself (my film, Loverboy, played in the same festival where I saw this) and I felt it an honor to play in the same festival as the Selling. I hope a major company picks this film up for distribution. I know if they do it will be a massive hit.

Great job to the cast and crew. 10 out of 10. Without a doubt!


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