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The Cooler
Directed by:
Wayne Kramer

"The Cooler" (also known as "The Cooler - Alles auf Liebe") is a Drama/Romance/Comedy film directed by Wayne Kramer, released on January 17 of 2003 in the USA , starring William H. Macy, Alec Baldwin, Maria Bello, Shawn Hatosy, Ron Livingston and Paul Sorvino.

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Who directed "The Cooler":

The Cooler was directed by Wayne Kramer, a South African writer, director, producer, and actor.

Before directing The Cooler, Wayne Kramer had directed Blazeland, released in 1992. Since, he directed Running Scared, released in 2006, Crossing Over (2008), Crossing Over (2009).

When was "The Cooler" released:

The Cooler was initally released in the United States on Friday, January 17, 2003. Also released on this day were Kærlighedshistorie, En, A Guy Thing (dir. Chris Koch), and Girls Will Be Girls (dir. Richard Day). This was sixteen (16) years ago.

It has been released on Friday, June 18, 2004 in the United Kingdom; Tuesday, September 09, 2003 in Canada; Thursday, May 15, 2003 in France; Saturday, July 26, 2003 in Germany; Thursday, October 30, 2003 in Spain and on Thursday, May 20, 2004 in Australia.

What is the casting of "The Cooler":

At the casting of The Cooler we find William H. Macy, previously seen in Welcome to Collinwood (2002) and Focus (2001); Alec Baldwin (The Adventures of Pluto Nash (2002), The Royal Tenenbaums (2001)); Maria Bello (100 Mile Rule (2002), China: The Panda Adventure (2001)) [ more... ]

  • William H. Macy and Gordon Michaels can also be seen in Air Force One, released in 1997.
  • William H. Macy and Alec Baldwin also worked together in Ghosts of Mississippi, released in 1996.
  • Timothy Landfield and William H. Macy also worked together in Above Suspicion, released in 1995.
  • Paul Sorvino and Joey Fatone can be seen in Longshot, released in 2000.

What is the Storyline of "The Cooler":

Unlucky Bernie Lootz (William H. Macy) has little going for him: He lives in a dreary studio apartment in a rundown motel on the Las Vegas Strip, he's indebted to Shangri-La casino boss Shelly Kaplow (Alec Baldwin), who years earlier cured him of a gambling habit by destroying his kneecap, and he can't recall the last time he had physical contact with a woman. His success as a "cooler" is jeopardized when cocktail waitress Natalie Belisario (Maria Bello) seemingly takes an interest in him, and his [...]

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