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1 hr. 24 min.

Plot Summary
Neal Downs (Aaron Stanford) is a slacker singer-songwriter who makes his living managing a restaurant that specializes solely in cereal. Owned by Willie (Christopher Lloyd), an aging hippie, the establishment provides Neal with a low-stress work environment, but it also becomes a point of contention with his lovely girlfriend, Miss Pussy Katz (Zooey Deschanel), when he won't hire her. When a similarly themed eatery opens nearby, Neal finds that his lady is happy to side with the competition.

Cast: Aaron Stanford , Zooey Deschanel , Izabella Miko , Christopher Lloyd , Keir O'Donnell , Ryan Donowho , John McConnell , Frank Wood

Director: Michael Lehmann

Genres: Comedy

Distributor: IFC First Take

Flakes (2007)

Release Date: December 19th, 2007|1 hr. 24 min.

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critic reviews (7)
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  • 38
    Elizabeth Weitzman New York Daily News

    Unless you happen to be one yourself, chances are pretty good that you'll take an immediate dislike to the self-satisfied hipsters who populate this disappointing comedy. show more

  • 50
    Frank Scheck The Hollywood Reporter

    While Stanford is more annoying than endearing as the self-righteous slacker, the charming Deschanel provides the film with its few moments of genuine fun with her offbeat turn as the wily, put-upon girlfriend. show more

  • 50
    Maitland McDonagh TV Guide

    Freakies fans will swoon. show more

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