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I Love a Man in Uniform (1993)




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Actor Henry Adler (Tom McCamus) has a tenuous hold on his identity in Canadian director David Wellington's I Love a Man in Uniform. On his way to audition for a violent TV police show, he sees an officer shot in the line of duty. Using what he witnessed in his tryout, he impresses the casting director and gets the role of a tough street cop. But it's more than just a part for him: he takes his uniform home, goes out on the street, and gets mistaken for a real cop. Like Anthony John in A Double Life, he has become his character, and like Travis Bickle in Taxi Driver, he wants to clean the world of its filth. This film is not merely an exploration of one man's descent into madness; it is also an indictment of society's confusion of televised fiction with real life. ~ Steve Press, Rovimore
Rating: R
Genre: Mystery & Suspense, Drama
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On DVD: Oct 26, 1994


Tom McCamus
as Henry Adler
Brigitte Bako
as Charlie Warner
Graham McPherson
as Mr. Pearson
Dana Brooks
as Marilyn
Michael Hogan
as Detective Itch
Cynthia Gillespie
as Crimewave A.D
Dick Grant
as Sgt. Robin
Victor Ertmanis
as Alley Cop
Matt Cooke
as Sgt. Cheddar
Matthew Ferguson
as Edward Nichols
Albert Schultz
as Businessman
Richard Blackburn
as Bullet Salesman
Henry Czerny
as Joseph Riggs
Nancy Cser
as Sheila Riggs
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Critic Reviews for I Love a Man in Uniform

All Critics (10) | Top Critics (2)

Full Review… | June 24, 2006
Time Out
Top Critic

Full Review… | August 30, 2004
New York Times
Top Critic

July 5, 2005

July 2, 2004
F5 (Wichita, KS)

January 13, 2004
Film Freak Central

Full Review… | November 7, 2002

Audience Reviews for I Love a Man in Uniform

What a fascinating film. Tom Mc Camus delivers a remarkable performance. Very nicely directed, good editing, excellent pace and character development. I love how reality and fantasy blurr together in the film, very skillfully done.

James Higgins

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