The Big Empty (1998)

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Movie Info

Former NYU film-school collaborators, director Jack Perez and actor-writer James McManus, made this private-eye tale on a budget of $165,000. Investigator Lloyd Meadows (McManus) is hired by edgy blonde Jane Danforth (Ellen Goldwasser) to track her cheating husband Peter (Pablo Bryan), who works at a homeless shelter -- so Meadows poses as a homeless man to get the truth about Peter on videotape. Shown at the 1997 AFI Los Angeles Film Festival.
Rating:
R
Genre:
Drama
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Studio:
Left of Center Productions

Cast

H.M. Wynant
as McCreadyJ. W.
Ellen Goldwasser
as Jane Danforth
James McManus
as Lloyd Meadows
Pablo Bryant
as Peter Danforth
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Critic Reviews for The Big Empty

All Critics (4)

A lot of fun, and it has the common courtesy to take a pretty surprising turn in the last act.

Full Review… | February 4, 2004
Planet Sick-Boy

It's either an ode to the old-style noir genre or it's a barely disguised rip off, and I'm leaning toward the latter.

February 4, 2004
Apollo Guide

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Full Review… | December 6, 2005
Film Threat

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Full Review… | August 19, 2005
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Full Review… | February 4, 2004
Film Threat

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Full Review… | February 4, 2004
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