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The Man Who Wasn't There

A tale of passion, crime and punishment set in the summer of 1949. Ed Crane, a barber in a small California town, is dissatisfied with his life, but his wife Doris' infidelity presents him with a chance to change it.

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Released: May 13th, 2001
Budget: N/A
Revenue: N/A

The Man Who Wasn't There Main Cast

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Billy Bob Thornton
Billy Bob Thornton
plays Ed Crane
Frances McDormand
Frances McDormand
plays Doris Crane
Michael Badalucco
Michael Badalucco
plays Frank
James Gandolfini
James Gandolfini
plays Big Dave Brewster
Katherine Borowitz
Katherine Borowitz
plays Ann Nirdlinger Brewster
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Movie Trivia/Goofs

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  • The title is taken from the Hughes Mearns poem "Antigonish".
  • Movie Goof (anachronisms): In the fight between Ed and Dave, Ed is thrown to the ground. To his right is a three-prong electrical socket, not introduced until much later.
  • Movie Goof (errors made by characters, possibly deliberate errors by the filmmakers): Ed Crane says that human hair continues to grow after death. This is not actually true; since the skin dries out, shrinking and tightening around the hair follicles after death, this is in fact an optical illusion.
  • Movie Goof (crew or equipment visible): When Big Dave confronts Ed Crane about the blackmail in his office, a member of the crew can be seen moving behind Ed, in the background.
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