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A Modest Proposal (2005)

A young nerdy man is taught social skills and better way of life at a reformatory for hackers.

Director:

Sam Frazier Jr.

Writers:

Sam Frazier Jr., Jonathan Swift (essay)

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Cast

Credited cast:
Tony Beckham Tony Beckham ... Cal - Drill Sergeant #1
Kimberly Belcher Kimberly Belcher ... Sassy Female Employee
Michael Boody Michael Boody ... Lord Armageddon
James H. Brown James H. Brown ... Cop #2
Melissa Bush Melissa Bush ... Angry Female Employee
Cindy Carter Cindy Carter ... Female Boss
John Carter John Carter ... Prison Guard
Chris Cate Chris Cate ... Male Prosecuting Attorney
Doug Click Doug Click ... Bailiff #2
J.C. Conlin J.C. Conlin ... Lord Ultimate Peril
Pam Cooper Pam Cooper ... Judge
Daryl Cox Daryl Cox ... Lord Dionysus
Joshua Davenport Joshua Davenport ... Lord Death
Tom Geislinger Tom Geislinger ... Distraught Man
Randy 'Mongo' Halpern Randy 'Mongo' Halpern ... Plain Clothes Cop
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Storyline

In 1729 Jonathan Swift penned his satirical essay, "A Modest Proposal", suggesting the Irish mollify their poverty and rampant famine by eating their own children. Were Swift alive today he would doubtless address the greatest threat to our modern society. . . HACKERS!!! Adapted from Swift's famous work, DTBD Films' "A Modest Proposal" poses a comedic, yet apropos, solution to the problem of computer viruses and the hackers who feel the need to create them. Frankly, we believe these geeks should be rounded up, prosecuted for their crimes, and sent straight to jail. But, with a curriculum empathizing how to catch a football, the proper way to drink beer, and (most terrifying for the inmates) how to talk to women, this prison will aim to reform the offenders rather than punish them. After all, had these poor nerds been given one measure of social graces then one hundred fold of their diseases would never have been born. Finally, and through many great trials and travails, these nerds ... Written by Sam Frazier, Jr.

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Taglines:

It's Hell for Hackers!

Genres:

Short | Comedy

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

24 September 2005 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

Birmingham, Alabama, USA

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Budget:

$9,000 (estimated)
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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