Auggie Rose


1h 49m 2000

Brief Synopsis

When insurance salesman John Nolan enters a liquor store to return a bottle of cabernet sauvignon, the new sales clerk, ex-con Auggie Rose, goes into the back room to get him a new one. As Rose emerges, a robber shoots him in the stomach. With his dying breath, the clerk tells Nolan his name and in

Film Details

Also Known As
Beyond Suspicion
MPAA Rating
R
Genre
Drama
Thriller
Release Date
2000
Location
Los Angeles, California, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 49m

Synopsis

When insurance salesman John Nolan enters a liquor store to return a bottle of cabernet sauvignon, the new sales clerk, ex-con Auggie Rose, goes into the back room to get him a new one. As Rose emerges, a robber shoots him in the stomach. With his dying breath, the clerk tells Nolan his name and in an instant Nolan's comfortable life is forever changed. Plunged into guilt over feeling responsible for Rose's death, Nolan feels compelled to find out all he can about Rose. When Nolan visits Rose's run-down, one room apartment in Hollywood, he finds a cache of letters under his mattress from a female pen pal named Lucy, who is due to arrive from her small town on a Greyhound bus, When Nolan decides to meet her to prepare her for the news of Rose's murder, he is surprised at how young, attractive and affectionate Lucy is.

Film Details

Also Known As
Beyond Suspicion
MPAA Rating
R
Genre
Drama
Thriller
Release Date
2000
Location
Los Angeles, California, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 49m

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Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States 2000

Released in United States May 2000

Released in United States November 16, 2001

Released in United States October 2000

Released in United States on Video July 10, 2001

Released in United States Summer June 15, 2001

Shown at Cannes International Film Festival (market) May 10-21, 2000.

Shown at Fort Lauderdale International Film Festival October 16 - November 12, 2000.

Shown at Hamptons International Film Festival (Starfish Fiction) October 11-15, 2000.

Feature directorial debut for Matthew Tabak.

Broadcast in USA over Cinemax March 18, 2001.

Film aired on Cinemax under the title "Beyond Suspicion".

Began shooting November 20, 1999.

Completed shooting January 7, 2000.

Released in United States 2000 (Shown at Fort Lauderdale International Film Festival October 16 - November 12, 2000.)

Released in United States May 2000 (Shown at Cannes International Film Festival (market) May 10-21, 2000.)

Released in United States Summer June 15, 2001

Released in United States on Video July 10, 2001

Released in United States October 2000 (Shown at Hamptons International Film Festival (Starfish Fiction) October 11-15, 2000.)

Released in United States November 16, 2001 (Cinema Village; New York City)