A college dropout gets a job as a broker for a suburban investment firm and is on the fast track to success—but the job might not be as legitimate as it sounds.
The boiler room is where telemarketers make their sales pitches. This film depicts an uncaring profession - where getting the almighty dollar is the primary objective - inside or outside of the law.
An impoverished mother, who has lost all hope, tries to end her young son’s life and hers. She lights up the charcoal in the house and waits for her last moment when a boiler repair man knocks on her door. The boiler repair man notices the charcoal, puts it out in a hurry, and finds the young son, sitting lifelessly on the table. Nervous and worried, he stops the mother from committing suicide and exits the house.
It is a beautiful spring day as Mistress Tara pulls her ship out of the harbor to set course for Her Personal Island. Then suddenly, she is rudely interrupted by the disturbing news that there is a stowaway on board.
A stationary camera placed amidships looks toward the round end of a 10- or 12-foot boiler that's been loaded onto the open deck. Three men climb down from atop the boiler and then remove their ladder. Four or five other workers tie the boiler down to the deck. Their pace is leisurely. In the background is a busy harbor.
6 Minutes. Even under torture, the terrorist who planted the bomb claims she doesn't know the code to disarm it. But they also have her daughter.
The movie travels through the XX-th century by monitoring a steam-boiler. We see life, agricultural work and people at different times. We see history of Estonia. The language spoken is an old South Estonian dialect.
A short documentary about the Russian beat scene.
Comedy - Crafted in the rich stoner tradition, "High Society: A Pot Boiler" is a dialogue and character-driven, rapid-fire, unrelenting comedy about three contentious roommates, two hot chicks and an unwelcome guest. - Erik Davies, Jeremiah Bitsui, Peter Alton
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