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R| 1 hr. 45 min.

Plot Summary
Romulus (Samuel L. Jackson) is a homeless man who dwells in a cave in one of New York City's parks, but was once a promising composer. When a boy is discovered dead on Valentine's Day, everyone assumes he froze to death, but Romulus believes he was murdered by noted photographer David Leppenraub (Colm Feore). He struggles to convince everyone, including his police officer daughter -- but, inspired by hallucinations of his late wife, he eventually gets his chance to crack the case himself.

Cast: Samuel L. Jackson , Colm Feore , Ann Magnuson , Aunjanue Ellis , Rodney Eastman , Tamara Tunie , Jay Rodan , Anthony Michael Hall

Director: Kasi Lemmons

Genres: Drama

Distributor: MCA/Universal Pictures [us], Universal Focus

The Caveman's Valentine (2001)

Release Date: March 2nd, 2001|1 hr. 45 min.

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critic reviews (10)
fan reviews ( 1 )
  • 25
    Edward Guthmann San Francisco Chronicle

    A wildly implausible thriller. show more

  • 38
    Staff [Not Credited] USA Today

    Calling a cave of rocks home while spouting invective worthy of the Juilliard attendee he once was, homeless-by-choice Samuel L. Jackson worms his way into one of the least compelling mysteries in years. show more

  • 75
    Carrie Rickey Philadelphia Inquirer

    So suggestively atmospheric is Amelia Vincent's cinematography and Robin Standefer's art direction that mood -- and of course Jackson's performance -- sustains the movie. show more

  • November 21, 2011 iampogoab
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    Great book, Great movie! It is riveting, and Jackson incredible!!

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