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A Problem with Fear (2003)

A young man in Calgary, Alberta is multiphobic: nonetheless, he believes that he is the cause of the fear which is killing people around him.

Director:

Gary Burns
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Cast

Credited cast:
Paulo Costanzo ... Laurie
Emily Hampshire ... Dot
Camille Sullivan ... Michelle
Benjamin Ratner ... Alan
Keegan Connor Tracy ... Vicky
Jennifer Clement ... Tina
James McBurney James McBurney ... Bill
Willie Garson ... Erin
Marnie Alton ... Daphne
Donna Brunsdale Donna Brunsdale ... Wanda
Peter Strand Rumpel ... Jerry
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Gregory D. Alvas Gregory D. Alvas ... Stylish Young Man
Michael Matthew Barker ... Business Man
Rita Bozi Rita Bozi ... P.A. Announcer
Lee Cameron ... Businessman #1
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Storyline

A young man in Calgary, Alberta is multiphobic: nonetheless, he believes that he is the cause of the fear which is killing people around him.

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Genres:

Comedy | Crime | Drama | Fantasy

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Country:

Canada

Language:

English

Release Date:

17 April 2004 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Fobia See more »

Filming Locations:

Montréal, Québec, Canada

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

| (Ontario)

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Goofs

Many scenes were set in subway stations. Calgary does not have a subway system. The city's light rail system is mainly above ground, as are all 36 stations. See more »


Soundtracks

Walking Lizard
Written by Mouserocket
Performers include Alicja Trout, Robby Grant, and T-Mo
Heard in shopping mall scene
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WORST MOVIE EVER.
8 June 2004 | by munsonmSee all my reviews

"Rest assured, I was on the Internet in minutes, registering my disgust throughout the world." -- The Comic Book Guy (The Simpsons)

This is all that could come to mind as I finished this movie. He should have left the beatnick ugly girl for the hot one because she obviously had a thing for him. The entire evil subplot is left unexplained and doesn't make any sense at all. Honestly, I've seen porn with better plots.

The production on this movie looks like it was done by a child. There are lots of BLURRY PANIC ATTACKS to keep you on the edge of your seat. It's like this producer guy just got his new effects program and wants to show everyone this cool blur effect. The soundtrack leaves something to be desired.

And what's with those sideburns, protagonist whose name I can't remember because your character was so thin?


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