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Hotwire (1980)

PG  |   |  Action, Comedy  |  September 1980 (USA)
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A hard drinking old man and a cocky street-wise drifter are blackmailed into repossessing a Rolls-Royce from a local gangster - and all hell breaks loose.

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A hard drinking old man and a cocky street-wise drifter are blackmailed into repossessing a Rolls-Royce from a local gangster - and all hell breaks loose.

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So bad it's good!
5 June 2001 | by (Los Angeles, CA) – See all my reviews

Some films are just bad. Some films are so bad, they're fun to watch. This one is fun to watch. I knew it would be "good" when the box cover promised "George Kennedy in a dual role!" He can't play one role well but two? You bet!


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