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The Mend (2014)

Not Rated | | Comedy, Drama | 21 August 2015 (USA)
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A comic drama about rage, doubt, lust, madness, and other brotherly hand-me-downs.

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John Magary

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John Magary (screenplay), John Magary (story) | 3 more credits »
11 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Josh Lucas ... Mat
Stephen Plunkett ... Alan
Lucy Owen ... Andrea
Cory Nichols ... Ronnie
Mickey Sumner ... Farrah
Louisa Krause ... Elinor
Austin Pendleton ... Earl
Sarah Steele ... Sarah
Leo Fitzpatrick ... Michael
Samantha Sherman ... Jodi
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Angela Belcamino ... Rock Show Patron
Desmin Borges ... Benin
Dominic Colón ... Fede (as Dominic Colon)
Karin Fagerblom Karin Fagerblom ... Dancer at Party
Anaïs Fifer Anaïs Fifer ... Dancer at Party
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A comic drama about rage, doubt, lust, madness, and other brotherly hand-me-downs.

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A stressed out comedy

Genres:

Comedy | Drama

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Not Rated | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

21 August 2015 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Kaneis den tha Pathei Tipota See more »

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Moxie Pictures See more »
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Color

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2.35 : 1
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Shot in 25 days. See more »

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Features The Terror of Tiny Town (1938) See more »

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Nas Paredes Da Pedra Encantada
Written by Lula Côrtes and Zé Ramalho
Performed by Lula Côrtes and Zé Ramalho
Courtesy of Mr Bongo Records
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Not bad but not magnifique either!
16 September 2015 | by powell-yendiSee all my reviews

I hate leaving bad reviews, because I feel like you can take a little something from every movie. So I will just honestly describe this movie as "a slow movie." It's the type of movie that you would watch while lazing around at home on a Sunday afternoon, or the type of movie that you would play in the background of a get-together for white noise.

I'm sure it will win plenty of awards because it does have some substance and it requires some thought in order to receive the message conveyed. But in a nut-shell, a free-spirited man-child lives without regrets or constraints. His polar-opposite brother seeks guidance and happiness all while babysitting an adult male. I recommend giving it a chance on a sick-day from work.


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