Super Sucker (2003)


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Written and directed by Jeff Daniels, the comedy Super Sucker is the sophomore release from the Michigan-based production company Purple Rose Films. Fred Barlow (Jeff Daniels) is a door-to-door vacuum cleaner salesman for the Super Sucker Home Cleaning System. Along with his young protégé Howard Butterworth (Matt Letscher), Fred engages in a fierce competition with his rival, fellow salesman Winslow Schnaebelt (Harve Presnell). Company president Cy Suckerton II (John Lepard) offers the two … More

Rating: R (for sexual content)
Genre: Comedy
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Written By: Jeff Daniels, Guy Sanville
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On DVD: Aug 19, 2003
Purple Rose Films - Official Site



as Fred Barlow

as Winslow Schnaebelt

as Howard Butterworth

as Herself

as Boy on Bike

as Darlene

as Nicole

as Bunny Barlow

as Leonard

as Clifford
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All Critics (16) | Top Critics (6)

Has a mad energy and proud idiocy that's impossible to deny.

January 24, 2003
Detroit News
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Daniels obviously loves the medium and knows how to assemble a movie, but he needs to flesh out a story that could easily have been told between beers and burps at the Escanaba hunting camp.

Full Review… | January 24, 2003
Detroit Free Press
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A terrible movie.

Full Review… | January 24, 2003
Chicago Reader
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Daniels turns to hackneyed stereotypes and easy plot lines, choosing to see the Midwest as a place where door-to-door salesmen rule the streets and bored housewives all lead unfulfilling cookie-cutter lives.

January 23, 2003
Chicago Tribune
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Full Review… | May 19, 2004
Minneapolis Star Tribune
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Full Review… | January 24, 2003
St. Louis Post-Dispatch
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Audience Reviews for Super Sucker


This movie has some special meaning to me. .......I dont wanna talk about it. hits the nail on the head

cody gier

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