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Dogtown (1998)

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A disillusioned aspiring movie star returns to his grungy Missouri hometown and finds himself heralded as a movie star, something he uses to impress his former high school chums, all of whom have become similar losers. He is particularly interested in the cheerleader who once spurned him.
Rating:
R
Genre:
Drama
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Written By:
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Studio:
Gravitas

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Cast

Rory Cochrane
as Curtis
Harold Russell
as Blessed William
Fuller French
as Harold
Price Carson
as Cab Driver
Brad Schlei
as Terry
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Critic Reviews for Dogtown

All Critics (1)

George Hickenlooper's "Dogtown" rests in the long, lean shadow of Peter Bogdanovich's classic "Last Picture Show."

Full Review… | April 4, 2011
Newcity

Audience Reviews for Dogtown

Not a bad movie. Jon Favreau was the best actor, followed by Mary Stuart Masterson. Not a very happy picture though. I like the score by Steve Stevens; sounds like a cross between Neil Young and Sheryl Crow, in places. Sheryl Crow is from Missouri.

Jim Brosnan
Jim Brosnan

Clearly aims to be the director's "Last Picture Show." The tribute pales mightily by comparison to its model.

Lee Mayo
Lee Mayo

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