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Wooly Boys (2001)

PG | | Comedy | 7 October 2001 (USA)
A sheep rancher's visit to the big city triggers a mischevious adventure with his teenage computer-whiz grandson.

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Leszek Burzynski
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Peter Fonda ... A.J. 'Stoney' Stoneman
Kris Kristofferson ... Shuck
Joseph Mazzello ... Charles
Keith Carradine ... Sheriff Hank Dawson
Robin Dearden ... Kate Harper
Jad Mager Jad Mager ... Billy Spratt
Adam Logan ... Owen Spratt (as Adam Stradlin)
Gregory Sporleder ... Deputy Sheriff Orville Spratt
Rosanna DeSoto ... Martinez
Mike Booth Mike Booth ... Agent Collins (as Michael Booth)
T. Mychael Rambo T. Mychael Rambo ... Hearse Driver (as T. Michael Rambo)
Mark Benninghoffen ... Ben
Marquetta Senters Marquetta Senters ... Nurse
Wayne A. Evenson Wayne A. Evenson ... Carlson
Lana Schwab Lana Schwab ... Verla
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Storyline

A sheep rancher's visit to the big city triggers a mischevious adventure with his teenage computer-whiz grandson.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

Fight'n, Steal'n, Shoot'n and other lessons from Grandpa.

Genres:

Comedy

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for language, brief violence and thematic material | See all certifications »
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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

7 October 2001 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Belades gia treis See more »

Filming Locations:

Beach, North Dakota, USA See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$49,374, 25 January 2004

Gross USA:

$335,726

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$335,726
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Company Credits

Production Co:

PFG Entertainment See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(DVD)

Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

While a great majority of the filming is credited to Medora, North Dakota, filming was also done in Fryburg, North Dakota (13 miles east of Medora) and Beach, North Dakota (27 miles west of Medora). See more »

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[All goofs for this title are spoilers.] See more »

Quotes

A.J. 'Stoney' Stoneman: Home. Quite a word.
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Soundtracks

Round and Round
Written by: Scott Nickoley, Jamie Dunlap, and Molly Pasutti
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Honestly Sincere
15 March 2002 | by Darrell-12See all my reviews

I recently had the opportunity to see this film at the FARGO FILM FESTIVAL. As a North Dakotan, I must be proud of any project that promotes North Dakota. WOOLY BOYS definitely does its fair share of "promoting." To be honest, I expected more. For a film that falsely calls itself "North Dakota's first major feature film" I was anticipating a sincere look at Modern North Dakota, or maybe an ernest approach at our history. I did not, however, expect to see yet another film that explores the "golly gee" persona of our elderly and silly folk. (Though these people exist and I love them!)

In regards to FARGO (THE MOVIE), some of the same people that support WOOLY BOYS fame, claim the film (FARGO) makes us look like a bunch of "idiots" and "dorks" and "other such silly names"...In WOOLY BOYS, apparently we are epitomized by Scruffy "Sheep Lovers." That's great.

Meanwhile, Kristofferson gave a hell of a performance. I was in awe. The film had its funny moments and I was impressed with some of the photography. However, the film did not exemplify what it is to live in North Dakota or what it is to be a North Dakotan. Look for this film on USA (CABLE) Saturday afternoons. Because it is good enough to watch in its entirety, if you're a fan of the named actors. (or some silly manure jokes)


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