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Focus (I) (2001)

PG-13
106 min | Drama, Romance

In the waning months of World War II, a man and his wife are mistakenly identified as Jews by their anti-Semitic Brooklyn neighbors. Suddenly the victims of religious and racial persecution, they find themselves aligned with a local Jewish...See moreIn the waning months of World War II, a man and his wife are mistakenly identified as Jews by their anti-Semitic Brooklyn neighbors. Suddenly the victims of religious and racial persecution, they find themselves aligned with a local Jewish immigrant in a struggle for dignity and survival. Written by Anonymous See less
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Juan Ruiz Anchía (as Juan Ruiz-Anchia)
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Oct 2001 (United States)

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37 cast members
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William H. Macy
Lawrence Newman Lawrence Newman   See fewer
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Laura Dern
Gertrude Hart Gertrude Hart   See fewer
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David Paymer
Mr. Finkelstein Mr. Finkelstein   See fewer
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Fred (as Meat Loaf Aday) Fred (as Meat Loaf Aday)   See fewer
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Kay Hawtrey
Mrs. Newman Mrs. Newman   See fewer
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Michael Copeman
Carlson Carlson   See fewer
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Kenneth Welsh
Father Crighton Father Crighton   See fewer
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Joseph Ziegler
Mr. Gargan Mr. Gargan   See fewer
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Arlene Meadows
Mrs. Dewitt Mrs. Dewitt   See fewer
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Peter Oldring
Willy Doyle Willy Doyle   See fewer
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Robert McCarrol
Meeting Hall Man (as Robert Mccarrol) Meeting Hall Man (as Robert Mccarrol)   See fewer
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Shaun Austin-Olsen
Sullivan Sullivan   See fewer
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Kevin Jubinville
Mr. Cole Stevens Mr. Cole Stevens   See fewer
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Conrad Bergschneider
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Beatriz Pizano
Rape Victim (as Betariz Pizano) Rape Victim (as Betariz Pizano)   See fewer
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Rick Braggins
Mr. Lorring Mr. Lorring   See fewer
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Rodger Barton
Sergeant Sergeant   See fewer
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Andrew Massingham
Policeman Policeman   See fewer
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Anita Burkhart
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Olivia Slavin
Mrs. Dewitt's Granddaughter Mrs. Dewitt's Granddaughter   See fewer
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Wendy Lyon
Elsie Elsie   See fewer
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Angela Fusco
Second Woman on Subway Second Woman on Subway   See fewer
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Stefan Brogren
Bodyguard (as Stephan Brogren) Bodyguard (as Stephan Brogren)   See fewer
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Paulette Sinclair
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Pat Patterson
Green Grocer Green Grocer   See fewer
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Julia Paton
Waitress Waitress   See fewer
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Leo Petrus
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Durward Allen
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Peter Evans
Man in Theater Man in Theater   See fewer
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Tedde Moore
Woman #1 in Theater Woman #1 in Theater   See fewer
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Anna Louise Richardson
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Terry Jansen
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6.7 / 10 | 2,875 votes