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Uncle Kent (2011)

Not Rated | | Drama | 21 January 2011 (USA)
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A pothead kid's show cartoonist in Los Angeles spends a weekend trying to sleep with his visiting house guest - a woman from New York who he met on Chatroulette.

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Joe Swanberg
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Cast

Credited cast:
Kevin Bewersdorf Kevin Bewersdorf ... Kev (as Kev)
Megan Daalder Megan Daalder ... Party Guest
Jennifer Daley ... Party Guest (as Jen Daley)
Josephine Decker ... Josephine
Benjamin Hasko Benjamin Hasko ... Party Guest
Tipper Newton ... Party Guest
Kent Osborne ... Kent
Jennifer Prediger ... Kate
Joe Swanberg ... Joe
Whitmer Thomas ... Party Guest
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A pothead kid's show cartoonist in Los Angeles spends a weekend trying to sleep with his visiting house guest - a woman from New York who he met on Chatroulette.

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Language:

English

Release Date:

21 January 2011 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Solid movie, maybe lacking a better ending.
3 November 2012 | by connorjessomeSee all my reviews

I thought Uncle Kent was funny and well directed with some great ideas. The movie flips back and forth between using regular cameras and using the main character's Flipcam which gives it a really cool style that certainly suits the story and tone of the movie. Characters like Kent, Kate, and Kev were all fleshed out nicely. I enjoyed this movie quite a bit. The acting was great as you grow to both love and hate certain characters. The only thing stopping this movie from being an 8 or 9 is a more resolute ending. Sometimes just giving us the tip of the iceberg works, sometimes it doesn't. Regardless, I would love to see more by the team behind this movie and I'm not surprised at all to see it made it to Sundance 2011.


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