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Private detective Sam Ruben's clever plan falls apart with the onset of amnesia. Everyone is trying to kill him and he doesn't know why. The classic film noir milieu now comes to you in the form of an animated feature.

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Cast overview:
Mark Keller Mark Keller ... Hero / Sam (voice)
Bettina Devin ... Angela / Stripper / Mrs. Lopes / Police Dispatcher (voice)
Roger Jackson ... Detective Riley / Dr. Kaplanski / Bearded Man / Honest George / Dr. Barnes / Bank Manager / DaVinci / TV Reporter / Krumb / Pilot / Policeman 1 / Policeman 2 (voice)
Jeff Atik ... Randall Stern / Doorman / Goon / Teller (voice)
Kristina Negrete Kristina Negrete ... Samantha (voice)
Victoria Ryan O'Toole Victoria Ryan O'Toole ... Susan (voice)
Elaine A. Clark ... TV Reporter / Krumb's Wife / Exotic Dancer / Receptionist (voice) (as Elaine Clark)
Amy Provenzano Amy Provenzano ... Krumb's Daughter / Exotic Dancer (voice)
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Private detective Sam Ruben's clever plan falls apart with the onset of amnesia. Everyone is trying to kill him and he doesn't know why. The classic film noir milieu now comes to you in the form of an animated feature.

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First you wake up. Then the nightmare begins.


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USA | Serbia

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Release Date:

13 November 2008 (Hungary) See more »

Also Known As:

Очень мрачное кино See more »

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$15,396
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EasyE Films See more »
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Dolby Digital

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1.85 : 1
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Roger Jackson plays Detective Riley in this film. In Scream (1996) he plays the voice of a psychopathic killer who attempts to kill Deputy Riley (David Arquette) See more »

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References World Trade Center (2006) See more »

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Don't Ask, I Don't Remember
Performed by Mark Keller
Music & Lyrics by Mark Keller
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Amateurish...
8 August 2008 | by yiannos_pSee all my reviews

Although it's a bit tough, 'amateurish' is the best word to describe this film. The plot is very common, the characters are not original at all and the animation is so bad it hurts. The animation actually ruins every good aspect of the movie, whatever little exists. Some objects look realistic and the character animation is fluid, but it never looks natural and so the characters seem fake, like (very) bad actors. Every action scene is also ruined by unrealistic movements and horrible explosion effects. at no point does the world look believable.

As an homage to the noir genre it doesn't do much either, as it simply takes some plot ideas from a few popular noir films and mixes them together in a rushed way.

In a few words: don't waste your time on this!


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