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Brief Interviews with Hideous Men

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Adapted from the book by David Foster Wallace, Brief Interviews with Hideous Men tells the story of Sara Quinn, a graduate student in anthropology who's left feeling lost after her boyfriend breaks up with her and offers little explanation as to why. With her dissertation looming, Sara begins a project to interview men, all sorts of men, trying to unearth the mystery of their bizarre behavior. As her personal life and her academic life continue to mingle, Sara uncovers some strange and disturbing things about the...
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Overview

Adapted from the book by David Foster Wallace, Brief Interviews with Hideous Men tells the story of Sara Quinn, a graduate student in anthropology who's left feeling lost after her boyfriend breaks up with her and offers little explanation as to why. With her dissertation looming, Sara begins a project to interview men, all sorts of men, trying to unearth the mystery of their bizarre behavior. As her personal life and her academic life continue to mingle, Sara uncovers some strange and disturbing things about the male perspective, but nothing could be quite as strange as what she learns about herself.
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Special Features

Interview with John Krasinski; behind the scenes; Tv spot; Trailer
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 3/16/2010
  • UPC: 030306184395
  • Original Release: 2009
  • Rating:

  • Source: Ifc Independent Film
  • Region Code: 1
  • Presentation: Wide Screen
  • Time: 1:20:00
  • Format: Blu-ray
  • Sales rank: 84,684

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Julianne Nicholson Sara Quinn
John Krasinski Ryan/Subject #20
Bobby Cannavale Subject #40
Timothy Hutton Professor Adams/Subject #30
Dominic Cooper Daniel/Subject #46
Christopher Meloni R/Subject #3
Lou Taylor Pucci Evan/Subject #28
Will Forte Subject #72
Michael Cerveris Subject #15
Malcolm Goodwin Father of Subject #42
Rashida Jones Hannah
Josh Charles Subject #2
Frankie R. Faison Subject #42
Max Minghella Kevin/Subject #28
Ben Shenkman Subject #14
Benjamin Gibbard Harry/Subject #20
Denis O'Hare A/Subject #3
Corey Stoll Subject #51
Chris Messina Subject #19
Will Arnett Subject #11
Joey Slotnick Tad/Subject #59
Clarke Peters Subject #31
Pucci Ben
Technical Credits
John Krasinski Director, Producer, Screenwriter
John Bailey Cinematographer
Kerry Barden Casting
Stephen Beatrice Production Designer
Manuel Billeter Camera Operator
Linda Cohen Musical Direction/Supervision
Kevin Connors Executive Producer
Suzanne Crowley Casting
Vicki Farrell Costumes/Costume Designer
Thomas Fatone Associate Producer, Asst. Director
Rich Fox Editor
Chris Hayes Associate Producer
Billy Hopkins Casting
Eva Kolodner Producer
Yael Melamede Producer
Dori Oskowitz Associate Producer
Mike Schur Associate Producer
James Suskin Producer
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