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28 Hotel Rooms (2012)

Not Rated | | Drama, Romance | 9 November 2012 (USA)
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A novelist and an accountant meet while they are traveling for work, and though they both are in relationships, their one-night stand could become something more.

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Matt Ross

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Matt Ross
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Cast

Cast overview:
Chris Messina ... Man
Marin Ireland ... Woman
Robert Deamer Robert Deamer ... Bartender (as Robert E. Deamer Jr.)
Anne H. Wilson Anne H. Wilson ... Bar Patron
Yaitza Rivera Yaitza Rivera ... Bar Patron (as Yaitza Rivera Dimeo)
Paul Day Paul Day ... Bar Patron
Marine Buton ... Bar Patron
Matthew L. Oliva Matthew L. Oliva ... Bar Patron
Brett Collier Brett Collier ... Bar Patron (as Brett Collieb)
Justin Stevenson Justin Stevenson ... Hotel Guest
Brandon Dexter Brandon Dexter ... Hotel Guest
Courtney Krings Courtney Krings ... Hotel Guest
Jomar Gomez Jomar Gomez ... Hotel Guest
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Storyline

Spanning several years involving two persons, a young man (Chris Messina) and a young woman (Marin Ireland), who have a one night stand in a hotel room. Despite going their different paths, the man, a struggling writer, and the woman, an accountant, meet over the next several years in various different hotel rooms across the USA while they travel on business. Despite they are both involved with different people, they find their romantic tryst a getaway from their everyday lives. But as they both mature and grow apart, will they ever learn that they may be soul mates really meant for each other and their secret rendezvous for sex is something more? Written by Larry B.

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Drama | Romance

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

9 November 2012 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

But Beautiful See more »

Filming Locations:

West Hollywood, California, USA See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$1,869, 11 November 2012

Gross USA:

$18,869

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$131,208
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Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
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The 'Room 1507' segment was shot over a period of 48 hours with a single video camera sped up in fast speed involving both stars, Chris Messina and Marin Ireland, actually performing in terms of sleeping, eating, phone chatter, changing clothes, showering and simulated lovemaking. See more »

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A Movie Based on a Screen Writer's Class Exercise?
7 September 2013 | by cseonSee all my reviews

This Slice of Life film seems to have been pieced together from the submissions of a 28-student class of fledgling Screen Writers. Each scene has the same framework, which identifies the requirements of the screen writing teacher. From that point on, each Student is given the freedom to flesh out their scene as they see fit in order to make each of them unique in some fashion. The Casting Director was lucky to cast a pair of actors who have the skill and experience necessary to fulfill each of the student screen writer's dialog and directions. However, the way the scenes are pieced together make the 82 Minute length seem like the film is dragging in some scenes.


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