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Genre  Comedy, Drama, Family
Music director  Steve Dorff
Writer  Tim McCanlies
Language  English
6.7/10 IMDb

Director  Tim McCanlies
Initial DVD release  October 14, 1998
Country  United States
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Release date  May 1, 1998 (1998-05-01)
Cast  Breckin Meyer (Keller Coleman), Peter Facinelli (Terrell Lee Lusk), Eddie Mills (John Hemphill), Ethan Embry (Squirrel), Ashley Johnson (Josie Hemphill), Patricia Wettig (Mrs. Lusk)
Similar movies  Tremors, Bonnie and Clyde, Tremors 3: Back to Perfection, Tremors II: Aftershocks, Tremors 4: The Legend Begins, Edward Scissorhands
Tagline  in the middle of nowhere they had everything

Dancer, Texas Pop. 81 is a 1998 comedy-drama film starring Breckin Meyer, Peter Facinelli, Eddie Mills, and Ethan Embry.


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Set in the small, fictional American town of Dancer (Brewster County, Texas), only 81 people live in this town. Following their high school graduation, four young men wrestle with their decisions to leave town for Los Angeles.


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  • Breckin Meyer as Keller Coleman
  • Peter Facinelli as Terrell Lee Lusk
  • Eddie Mills as John Hemphill
  • Ethan Embry as Squirrel
  • Ashley Johnson as Josie Hemphill
  • Patricia Wettig as Mrs. Lusk
  • Michael O'Neill as Mr. Lusk
  • Eddie Jones as Earl
  • Wayne Tippit as Keller's grandfather
  • Alexandra Holden as Vivian
  • Keith Szarabajka as Squirrel's father
  • Shawn Weatherly as Sue Ann
  • Michael Crabtree as Mr. Hemphill
  • Lashawn McIvor as Mrs. Hemphill
  • Reception

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    Dancer, Texas Pop. 81 received positive reviews; it currently holds an 80% rating on Rotten Tomatoes.

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    Film reviewer Joe M. O'Connell, writing for the San Antonio Express-News, called the film "The finest representation of small-town Texas since The Last Picture Show." The movie was filmed in Fort Davis, Texas as dancer and the tri county area.

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