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He Was a Quiet Man

He Was a Quiet Man
  • 2007
  • US
  • 95 min
  • 15
  • Directed by: Frank Cappello
  • Written by: Frank Cappello
  • Cast: Christian Slater, Elisha Cuthbert, William H Macy, Sascha Knopf, John Gulager, Jamison Jones
  • Website: www.hewasaquietman.com

Audacious crime caper in which Slater finally gives a leading-man performance that delivers on his early promise in 'Heathers' and 'Pump Up the Volume'. Bob Maconel is a frustrated loser in a dead end job who plans to commit suicide, taking a few of his co-workers with him. Unfortunately, Cappello's desire to continually spring surprises leaves the film punch drunk and wobbly as the characters and plot spiral into an unsatisfying finale.

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He Was A Quiet Man

29 Nov 20073 stars

DRAMA/COMEDY (15) 95min It seems a long time ago that Christian Slater was making a living as the ‘young Jack Nicholson’ in teen yarns Heathers and Pump Up The Volume. In this audacious crime caper, written and directed by Frank A Cappello (No Way…

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