Imaginary Crimes

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Imaginary Crimes ★★★ 1994 (PG)

Ray Weiler (Keitel) is a well-meaning salesman with dreams much bigger than his reach. After the death of his wife (Lynch), Ray tries to raise his two daughters, Sonya (Balk) and Greta (Moss). But gifted high school senior (in 1962) Sonya is resentful of being her sister's maternal anchor and having her father's schemes come to nothing even as she acknowledges how much Ray cares and how he wants to improve their lives. Remarkable performances by Keitel and Balk. From the novel by Sheila Ballantyne. 106m/C VHS, DVD . Harvey Keitel, Fairuza Balk, Kelly Lynch, Vincent D'Onofrio, Elissabeth (Elisabeth, Elizabeth, Liz) Moss, Diane Baker, Christopher Penn, Seymour Cassel, Annette O'Toole; D: Tony Drazan; W: Kristine Johnson, Davia Nelson; C: John Campbell; M: Stephen Endelman.

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