Slacker (1991)

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Austin, Texas, is an Eden for the young and unambitious, from the enthusiastically eccentric to the dangerously apathetic. Here, the nobly lazy can eschew responsibility in favor of nursing their esoteric obsessions. The locals include a backseat philosopher who passionately expounds on his dream theories to a seemingly comatose cabbie, a young woman who tries to hawk Madonna's Pap test to anyone who will listen and a kindly old anarchist looking for recruits.

Rotten Tomatoes: Fresh 85% / Audience 78%

Rated R,  1 hr 45 mins

GENRES
Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION
Richard Linklater
CAST
Richard Linklater  •  Mark James  •  Jerry Delony  •  Rudy Basquez

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Mark James
Jerry Delony Been on the Moon Since the 50's (as Jerry Deloney)
Rudy Basquez Taxi Driver
Jean Caffeine Roadkill
Jan Hockey Jogger
Stephan Hockey Running Late
Samuel Dietert Grocery Grabber of Death's Bounty
Bob Boyd Officer Bozzio
Terrence Kirk Officer Love
Keith McCormack Street Musician
Jennifer Schaudies Walking to coffee shop