The Beaver Trilogy

The Beaver Trilogy

2000, NR, 83 min. Directed by Trent Harris. Starring Crispin Glover, Sean Penn, Groovin' Gary.

REVIEWED By Marjorie Baumgarten, Thu., Jan. 31, 2002

Nearly 20 years in the making, The Beaver Trilogy documents one small-town dreamer's makeover as Olivia Newton-John. Other segments offer inspired takeoffs on this drag dreamer by actors Sean Penn and Crispin Glover.

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