Poll Suggestion: Movies With Two Characters or Less

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Which of these movies with two characters or less is your favorite?


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Give'em Hell Harry has one actor.

You should specify that we're talking about main characters, Gravity has a few characters in the beginning, and My Dinner With Andre has the waiter.
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Done
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ElM. some of those actually have one or two onscreen characters, but movies which have a few brief figures and/or voices apart from that should definitely count anyway. 
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"Two main characters" seems too loose. "Only two significant characters" may be better.

We have these older polls available to vote in:

Favorite One Actor Film
https://www.imdb.com/poll/QHXUjNnieVw...

Movies with a Minimal Cast
https://www.imdb.com/poll/hVPJRec3zWs...

This poll may be better off focusing on those films that have two actors/characters.
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if we are talking 'two main characters', then we have to include my favorite film of all time...'chinese coffee' starring jerry orbach and al pacino...

a brilliant movie that started out as a two man play...(the movie just throws in a few quick unnecessary flashbacks)...
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Paok-Kilkis

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Chinese coffee added, thanks.
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Gitte Løyche

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'Sleuth'! Two brilliant actors in a tour de force
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rocky-o

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the original one of course...
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Paok-Kilkis

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I love it!
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Gitte Løyche

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Definitely!
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Ooh, I LOVE minimalist movies like that, so behold my pile of suggestions ranging from no budget efforts to real masterpieces of craft. I'd love to a few movies like that myself, but making them right actually require professionalism and experience. Ironically enough, the less is going on the harder is to make the movie.  

FYC:
Un homme qui dort (1974) (one character not counting the narrator; an AMAZING movie) 
Secret Honor (1984) (one character, Richard Nixon)
The Caller (1987) (two characters; virtually unknown cult masterpiece, a great suspenseful thriller with one of the best endings ever)
All Is Lost (2013) (one character) 
Tayna Slendermena (2013) (two characters)
Kollektor (2016) (one character, very similar to Locke)
The Last Days of Earth (2017) (okay, I am actually not sure whether this San-Marino/Ukraine no budget co-production starring yours truly counts ... All of the discernible characters were portrayed by me, but I'm not entirely sure whether I was portraying three different people or all of them are one. I guess that is left to interpretation)
Cursed Forest (2018) (one and a half character)
Chaos (2019) (two characters; one of them is portrayed by me)
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All the suggestions added!
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Kyle Perez

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Nikolay

Just looked at your IMDb page I didn't know you were a Prisoner in TDKR? So cool!
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Nikolay,

Your filmography: Impressive!
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Kyle Perez only my voice, though, but yes. In 2008 it was a bit of a dream to be an extra of some sort in a Batman movie and in 2012 it suddenly came through. :) I had a sudden repeat of the situation in 2018 as my voice is also technically in Bohemian Rhapsody (2018), among tens of thousands on Live Aid. I guess that would be more of a miscellaneous crew credit then an actor one.  

Dan Dassow, thanks! Most of those are actually no/low budget efforts including my own productions, as well as quite a few moments for which I'm not proud of (if not ashamed). Then again, experience gained is valuable anyway. :)
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love secret honor....
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FYC, Cast Away
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Hoekkie interestingly, I thought about Cast Away (2000) but dismissed it because I remember a lot of minor characters from it. 

Still, for the most of the movie it fits well into the poll, i guess. I mean, there a reason why volleyball is a famous character here. :) 
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"Moon" I suppose