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Jamie Marks Is Dead (2014)

Not Rated | | Drama | 19 January 2014 (USA)
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In a wintry small town, the body of a teenager named Jamie Marks is found by the river. Adam, the star of his cross-country team, becomes fascinated with Jamie-a boy nobody really knew or ... See full summary »

Director:

Carter Smith

Writers:

Christopher Barzak (novel), Carter Smith (screenplay)
1 win & 2 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Morgan Saylor ... Gracie Highsmith
Noah Silver ... Jamie Marks
Cameron Monaghan ... Adam McCormick
Brett DelBuono ... Matt Hardin
Fred Tolliver Jr. ... Fred
Ronen Rubinstein ... Ronnie
Ryan Munzert ... Aaron McCormick
Connor Antico ... Ed
Adrian Enscoe ... Larry
Andrew Polk ... Mr. Motes
Lizzy DeClement ... Elizabeth Simms
Liv Tyler ... Linda McCormick
Judy Greer ... Lucy Hall
Jordyn DiNatale ... Chloe
Erin Wilhelmi ... Susan
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In a wintry small town, the body of a teenager named Jamie Marks is found by the river. Adam, the star of his cross-country team, becomes fascinated with Jamie-a boy nobody really knew or interacted with, except occasionally to bully him. When Jamie's ghost begins to appear both to Adam and Gracie, the classmate who discovered the body, Adam is caught between two worlds. He has a budding romance with Gracie, but he also feels a deep connection to Jamie, who brings him closer to the world of the undead. Written by Sundance Film Festival

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Genres:

Drama

Certificate:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

19 January 2014 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Jamie Marks Está Morto See more »

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Budget:

$2,200,000 (estimated)
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Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Through These Eyes
Written by Anthony Vincent Scialla
Performed by Tony Scialla
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31 August 2014 | by fitch1970-695-315390See all my reviews

I really enjoyed this movie. There is no gore or stupid special effects, and is a drama more than a "scary" movie. The acting is good and the characters believable. I agree with the other user that this is a haunting film as It left me speechless and melancholy. Please give this film a chance-there are parts that my husband seemed to be bored with, like maybe they dragged out too much for him, but I found every minute to be intriguing, endearing, or slightly disturbing. I would watch this again but I need time to recover from watching it the first time. It took something out of me and I believe this is because the characters are so real and you feel their emotions.


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