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|Directed by||David Atkins|
|Produced by||Paul Mones,|
Daniel M. Rosenberg
|Written by||David Atkins,|
Helena Bonham Carter,
|Distributed by||Artisan Entertainment|
|Release date(s)||September 8, 2001|
|Running time||95 min. Stephen Glenn Martin (born August 14, 1945) is an Emmy Award -winning American Actor, Comedian, Writer, Helena Bonham Carter (born 26 May 1966 is an Oscar and Golden Globe -nominated English actress. Laura Elizabeth Dern (born February 10, 1967) is an Academy Award -nominated American Actress. Events 70 - Roman forces under Titus sack Jerusalem. 1264 - The Statute of Kalisz Year 2001 ( MMI) was a Common year starting on Monday according to the Gregorian calendar.|
Novocaine is a 2001 film written and directed by David Atkins and starring Steve Martin, Laura Dern, Helena Bonham Carter, Lynne Thigpen and Elias Koteas. The United States of America —commonly referred to as the English is a West Germanic language originating in England and is the First language for most people in the United Kingdom, the United States The year 2001 in film involved some significant events (For more about non-English films check sources in those languages Stephen Glenn Martin (born August 14, 1945) is an Emmy Award -winning American Actor, Comedian, Writer, Laura Elizabeth Dern (born February 10, 1967) is an Academy Award -nominated American Actress. Helena Bonham Carter (born 26 May 1966 is an Oscar and Golden Globe -nominated English actress. Cherlynne Theresa “Lynne” Thigpen ( December 22 1948 &ndash March 12 2003) was an American stage and television actress Elias Koteas (born March 11 1961) is a Canadian Actor. Biography Early life Koteas was born in Montreal
The film was shot in the Chicago, Illinois area, during a limited 32-day schedule. Chicago (ʃɪˈkɑːgoʊ is the largest City by population in the state of Illinois and the American Midwest of the United States. The film received extra publicity during production and as its release approached because of an off-the-screen romance between Martin and Carter.
The movie starts out with shots of "jaws in action" (talking, eating etc. ), as would be seen on x-rays. X-radiation (composed of X-rays) is a form of Electromagnetic radiation. Frank Sangster (Steve Martin) is a prosperous dentist with a loving hygenist-fianceé, Jean (Laura Dern). Stephen Glenn Martin (born August 14, 1945) is an Emmy Award -winning American Actor, Comedian, Writer, Laura Elizabeth Dern (born February 10, 1967) is an Academy Award -nominated American Actress. After an exhibit of his life running smoothly, Susan Ivey (Helena Bonham Carter) shows up with a tooth in need of a root canal. Helena Bonham Carter (born 26 May 1966 is an Oscar and Golden Globe -nominated English actress. A root canal is the commonly used term for the main canals within the Dentin of the tooth He gives her some Ibuprofen for the pain but she claims that she is allergic. Ibuprofen ( INN) (ˌaɪbjuːˈpɹəʊfɛn (from the now outdated nomenclature i so- bu tyl- pro panoic- phen olic acid is a Non-steroidal Allergy is a disorder of the Immune system often also referred to as Atopy. She asks for a prescription for the addictive pain-killer, Demerol and surprisingly, she gets a prescription for 5 tablets and an appointment for 7:30 A. Pethidine ( INN) or meperidine ( USAN) (commonly referred to as Demerol but also referred to as isonipecaine lidol pethanol piridosal Algil Alodan M.
Later in the day, a pharmacist calls Dr. Sangster and asks him to verify if he had prescribed Demerol for Susan Ivey (not mentioning the amount). After Susan left the pharmacist, he said that "50 tabs is way over the limit. " He doesn't tell the pharmacist that she changed the amount.
The next day, Susan arrives for her appointment at 7:30 P. M. and seduces the doctor into getting drunk and having sex with her.
Apparently, some time during the night, Susan steals all of Dr. Sangster's narcotics because the next day, there is a man at the office from the Drug Enforcement Administration talking about an 18 year old who drove a car off a cliff under the influence of Dr. The term narcotic (ναρκωτικός is believed to have been coined by the Greek physician Galen to refer to agents that benumb or deaden causing loss The Drug Enforcement Administration ( DEA) is a United States Department of Justice Law enforcement agency tasked with combating drug smuggling and Sangster's bottle of cocaine hydrochloride. Cocaine ( benzoylmethyl ecgonine) is a Crystalline Tropane Alkaloid that is obtained from the leaves of the Coca plant The man from the DEA wants to see Frank's narcotics supply, but knowing they had none left, he told them that they had been used up. The man from the DEA then wants to see the empty containers in 3 days or Dr. Sangster would get arrested.
That night he goes over to Susan's house and asks for the empty containers where he said he would call the police if he didn't get the containers. Police are agents or agencies usually of the executive, empowered to enforce the law and to effect public and social order through the legitimatized use of force He is once again seduced into having sex with her.
The next day at the office, there is Susan's brother, Duane Ivey (Scott Caan) having a violent scene, saying: "Stay the fuck away from my sister" and "I don't appreciate your threats". Scott Andrew Caan (born August 23, 1976) is an American Actor. Duane ends the conversation with, "If I ever see you again, I swear to god I will make you pay. "
That night, he goes to Susan's hotel room and sees someone in the bed and starts to talk to the nameless person. After the person wakes up, he sees that it is Duane who tries to strangle him. Dr. Sangster takes his scissors off of Duane's desk and stabs him in the hand. The hands ( med / lat: manus pl manūs are the two intricate prehensile multi- Fingered body parts normally located at the end of each arm of a When Frank arrives home with Jean, he sees Duane dead on the floor. After the police arrive and depart, Frank tells Jean about the whole ordeal.
A while later, Frank is arrested for the murder of Duane Ivey because of his teeth marks that Jean put there after Jean killed Duane. After he breaks free, all of Chicago is on the look out for him. Chicago (ʃɪˈkɑːgoʊ is the largest City by population in the state of Illinois and the American Midwest of the United States. He comes to his office in the night and found out that Jean killed his brother who was lying on the dentist chair. He realized that he had to start over. He pulls out his dead brothers teeth, then pulls out his teeth and puts them into a mould. He super-glues the mould into his brother's mouth and starts a fire. The mouth, buccal cavity, or oral cavity is the first portion of the Alimentary canal that receives food and begins digestion by mechanically breaking up He and Susan, now lovers, go to France to live happily ever after in a little cottage on the countryside. Susan is shown as heavily pregnant at the end of the movie,obviously Dr Sangster is the father. Frank Sangster now is shown putting in false teeth and he says something like "Earlier on i said the worse thing a man can lose is his teeth,that is unless he pulls them out himself"
Meanwhile, everybody thinks Frank Sangster is dead because the teeth were found in the fire and the fire-proof camera caught Jean on tape shooting Harlan (who everybody thinks is Frank) in the head. She ends up going to prison for life.