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Dance Me Outside (1994)

R | | Comedy, Drama | 10 March 1995 (USA)
A story of life on a First Nations reserve in Ontario: Silas and Frank are trying to get into college to train to be mechanics but they find themselves having to deal with girls, family ...... See full summary »

Director:

Bruce McDonald

Writers:

John Frizzell, W.P. Kinsella (book) | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Ryan Rajendra Black ... Silas Crow
Adam Beach ... Frank Fencepost
Jennifer Podemski ... Sadie Maracle
Michael Greyeyes ... Gooch
Lisa LaCroix Lisa LaCroix ... Illianna
Kevin Hicks Kevin Hicks ... Robert McVey
Rose Marie Trudeau Rose Marie Trudeau ... Ma Crow
Gloria May Eshkibok Gloria May Eshkibok ... Mad Etta
Selim Running Bear Sandoval Selim Running Bear Sandoval ... Robert Coyote
Sandrine Holt ... Poppy
Tamara Podemski ... Little Margaret
Herbie Barnes Herbie Barnes ... Joseph
Hugh Dillon ... Clarence Gaskill
Vince Manitowabi Vince Manitowabi ... Hobart Thunder
Robert Frank Pegahmagabow Robert Frank Pegahmagabow ... Wendel
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Storyline

A story of life on a First Nations reserve in Ontario: Silas and Frank are trying to get into college to train to be mechanics but they find themselves having to deal with girls, family ... and murder. Written by <P.M.Laws@education.leeds.ac.uk>

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

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When the party's over, real life kicks into gear!

Genres:

Comedy | Drama

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for language and brief violence | See all certifications »

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Details

Country:

Canada

Language:

English

Release Date:

10 March 1995 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Tanssi yli rajojen See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$4,983, 4 June 1995

Gross USA:

$66,229

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$66,229
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Actor Hugh Dillon's first picture See more »

Quotes

Poppy: You know, Sadie, sometimes jail is the best thing to keep a man in shape.
Sadie Maracle: Well, then I guess Silas could use a year or two huh?
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Followed by The Rez (1996) See more »

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Nikanish
Written by Florent Vollant and Claude McKenzie
Performed by Kashtin
Courtesy of Groupe Concept Musique
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FRY BREAD POWER! A GREAT MOVIE!
8 May 2004 | by Elphaba4077See all my reviews

i loved this movie so much (it's descendant television series THE REZ is also wonderful was well)...Ryan Rajendra Black as Silas Crow was wondering and Jennifer Podemski embodies the strong native woman as Sadie Miracle...and Frank Fencepost...what can i say? Adam Beach was BRILLANT! My favorite lines of his are "There's a truck full of ugly" and when he is introduced to Sila's sister's white husband he says "HOW" and how could you not love them singing "Half Breed" in the truck after giving McVee his "indian name" this movie was wonderfully funny, and yet strikingly poignant as it touched on the injustice of Native Americans in the US and Canada. Tamara Podemski was a wonderful Little Margaret which made it horrible to see her white killer only get 2 years in prison for manslaughter...while his murderer would be charge with murder-1. It really makes you think...


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