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Release Date: April 25, 2005

Year    :   2005
Slogan    :   «What matters most is how well you walk through the fire»
Genres    :   Comedy, Drama, Romance
Production Companies    :   Canal+, Celluloid Dreams, Bulbul Films, MBP (Germany)
Director    :   Bent Hamer
Producers    :   Karl Baumgartner, Jim Stark, Lynn Blumenthal, Reinhold Elschot, Peter Nadermann, Meinolf Zurhorst, Bent Hamer, Rainer Mockert, Devorah DeVries, Christine K. Walker, Debbie DeLisi, Jason Cooper Hall, Shelli Ainsworth, Julie Swenson
Writers    :   Jim Stark, Bent Hamer, Charles Bukowski
RunTime    :   94 mins.

This drama centers on Hank Chinaski, the fictional alter-ego of "Factotum" author Charles Bukowski, who wanders around Los Angeles, CA trying to live off jobs which don't interfere with his primary interest, which is writing. Along the way, he fends off the distractions offered by women, drinking and gambling.

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