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Cable Guy, The (1996)  link to Cable Guy, The on IMDb  

Number: 439

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IMDb Rating:
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5.9/10

Country: USA, 96 minutes

Spoken Languages: English, French

Genre(s): Thriller, Drama, Comedy

Director(s): Ben Stiller

Cast: Jim Carrey, Matthew Broderick, Leslie Mann, Jack Black, George Segal

Medium: Unknown,

Plot Outline: Steven Kovak has been kicked out of his apartment by his girlfriend. Steven has a new apartment, and decides to slip the cable guy (Chip) $50 for free cable. Steven then fakes an interest in Chip's line of work. However Chip takes this to heart trying to become Steven's best bud. When Steven no longer wants to be Chips friend the man who can do it all goes on an all out assault to ruin Steven's life. In the backdrop is the delicate sub-plot of the trial of a former kid star for murdering his brother.

Location: 529

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 2.35:1