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Foreign Correspondents (1999)

Two stories of complicated long-distance relationships between people from different countries.

Director:

Mark Tapio Kines
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Melanie Lynskey ... Melody
Wil Wheaton ... Jonas
Corin Nemec ... Trevor
Yelena Danova Yelena Danova ... Mira
Steve Valentine ... Ian
Blaire Baron ... Rachel
Douglas Coler Douglas Coler ... Nils
Lisa LoCicero ... Christina
Alice Cunningham Alice Cunningham ... Mary
Guy Lewis ... Michael
James Michael Tyler ... Randy
Lillian Adams ... Sonya
Earl Schuman Earl Schuman ... Sam
Richard Moll ... Man in Bookstore
Keith Anthony Keith Anthony ... Kevin
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Two stories of complicated long-distance relationships between people from different countries.

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There Are Two Sides To Every Mystery.

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Drama | Mystery | Romance

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for language and brief sensuality
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Trivia

Was originally planned as a 50-minute film centered around the "Dear Jenny" storyline. Realizing the impossibilities of selling and distributing a 50-minute film, the director wrote the second segment ("Love, Trevor") which filled out the story to feature length. See more »


Soundtracks

Every Other Night
Written by Vanessa Theme Ament
Performed by Vanessa Theme Ament
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User Reviews

 
Film has many levels of substance
25 January 2000 | by pat.kinesSee all my reviews

On the surface, this is a story of young people who are battling loneliness. But it's also the story of getting past pretense, of finding out who a person really is. It deals with fooling oneself, and fooling others. There's a rather humorous undertone of how foreigners view Americans, and vice versa. During the story, some of the characters develop, and some don't. Those who don't develop seem to prefer deluding themselves, in order to protect their hearts from a world of hurt. I recommend that you go see the movie, if you can!


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

17 September 2001 (USA) See more »

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California, USA See more »

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Budget:

$500,000 (estimated)
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Sound Mix:

Dolby | Dolby SR

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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