Klepto

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Klepto
Klepto.jpg
Klepto DVD cover
Directed by Thomas Trail
Written by Thomas Trail
Ethan Gross
Starring Meredith Bishop
Jsu Garcia
Leigh Taylor-Young
Henry Czerny
Distributed by Magnolia Films
Release dates
  • March 5, 2003 (2003-03-05) (Cinequest Film Festival)
  • April 18, 2006 (2006-04-18) (United States)
Running time 82 minutes
Country United States
Language English

Klepto is a 2003 straight-to-DVD independent thriller film starring Meredith Bishop and Jsu Garcia. It is the debut film of director Thomas Trail and premiered at the 2003 CineVegas Film Festival.

Plot[edit]

In Los Angeles, Emily Brown is a kleptomaniac, addicted to pills and misses her jailed father and is also having therapy sessions trying to resolve her compulsion. She has a record in the police for shoplifting, and her mother Teresa is a compulsive shopper. The security guard Nick of the Bernstein's department store sees Emily through a camera and becomes fascinated for her. When Nick gets in trouble dealing ecstasy, he presses Emily to help him in a robbery of Bernstein.

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