R | | Comedy, Drama
Two highway road workers spend the summer of 1988 away from their city lives. The isolated landscape becomes a place of misadventure as the men find themselves at odds with each other and the women they left behind.
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Based on a 'minimalist' Icelandic film, the movie was shot in only 16 days.
Hey! What are you doing?
Lance: I was falling asleep. I thought it would be a good idea to change the station situation.
Alvin: It wasn't. I was listening to that.
Lance: I know, but it's boring for the rest of us. I was falling asleep doing the work.
Alvin: So what?
Lance: So, I ...
Emile Hirsch's character "Lance" wears Ray-Ban Aviator glasses with the "Ray-Ban" logo printed on one lens. Ray-Ban did not add the lens logo until the late 1990's.
The letters for the title appear in time with the taps of the hammer as they hammer a post into the ground.
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