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The Blue Iguana (1988)

Two overzealous psychopathic US tax collectors blackmail bounty hunter Vince Holloway into stopping an illegal transfer of 20 Mio. dollars from a Mexican tax paradise into the USA. So he ... See full summary »

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Vince Holloway
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Cora
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Reno
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Dakota
Yano Anaya ...
Yano
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Floyd
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Zoe 'The Bartender'
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Detective Vera Quinn
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Detective Carl Strick
Katia Schkolnik ...
Mona
John Durbin ...
Louie Sparks
Eliett ...
Veronica
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Boat Captain
Pedro Altamirano ...
Rubberhead
Benny Corral ...
Roy
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Two overzealous psychopathic US tax collectors blackmail bounty hunter Vince Holloway into stopping an illegal transfer of 20 Mio. dollars from a Mexican tax paradise into the USA. So he arrives in Diablo, where life isn't worth a penny. It seems impossible to raid the heavily guarded bank. He has to assure himself of help of the barwoman Dakota and a little boy. Written by Tom Zoerner <Tom.Zoerner@informatik.uni-erlangen.de>

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She was a real looker, but I knew if she got the chance, She'd put a bullet in my back. Dames are funny that way.


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22 April 1988 (USA)  »

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Blue Iguana  »

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$161,398 (USA)
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1.85 : 1
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Zoe 'The Bartender': Found a new sport that I like. Know what it is? Golf. Know why I like it? Because golf is walking through a park... with a purpose.
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Flea's Best Performance
3 May 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I will always remember the first time I saw this movie. Two friends and I had traveled from Louisiana to Montana staying at nothing but campgrounds for five days in the summer of 1989. On the last day before we reached our destination, we stayed at a Motel Six in Missoula Montana. That night The Blue Iguana came on HBO. From the moment 'Floyd' stepped on the screen, all we could do was laugh and ask who in the hell is that. It took us awhile to realize that it was Flea. We were all big Chili Pepper fans so from that moment we were hooked. Till this day, I think this was Flea's best performance in film. He was hysterical. If you like Flea, this film is a must. If not, view this film at your own risk. His performance is over the top just like the way he plays Bass.


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