R | | Drama, Thriller
A mentally unstable photo developer targets a middle-class family after his obsession with them becomes more sick and disturbing than any of them could imagine.
The number "23" appears frequently throughout the movie. Catch 23 is the production company.
Larry - Repairman:
Sy, are you kiddin' me?
Sy Parrish: What?
Larry - Repairman: I got three of these fuckin' machines down today. I've got to be in Heber Springs by 3:00.
Sy Parrish: Larry, all I'm asking you to do is look at these prints!
Larry - Repairman: Plus point three? Sy, are you fuckin' kiddin' me? Point three? Nobody gives...
When Sy is sitting in his living room watching The Simpsons: Cape Feare (1993) after work, sunlight is emanating through the curtains although it is supposed to be night.
In this early cut a temp score was used featuring Thomas Newman's score to American Beauty (1999) and The Shawshank Redemption (1994). Hans Zimmer score for The Thin Red Line (1998) was used when Sy follows the Yorkins car (When he slips the photo in). 'Clint Mansell''s Requiem for a Dream (2000) score was used during the final chase sequence.
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