The Prime Gig (2000)
Average Rating: 5.6/10
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Release Date: Jan 1, 2000 Wide
Average Rating: 3/5
User Ratings: 1,490
Vince Vaughn stars in this drama as Pendleton "Penny" Wise, a gifted telemarketer who can sell almost anything over the phone. He's making a good living doing phone sales for Mick (Stephen Tobolowsky), until Mick's operation goes bust without enough funds to pay Penny or his co-workers Archie (George Wendt) and Gene (Wallace Shawn). Suddenly in dire financial straits, Penny is approached by Caitlin Carlson (Julia Ormond), who is recruiting telephone salesmen for Kelly Grant (Ed Harris). Grant is
Jan 1, 2000 Wide
Feb 12, 2002
Fine Line Features
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A film noir about telemarketing? Actually, I bought it.
...a mishmash of so many clichés that are standard to this genre which makes it impossible to become involved in the film.
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