An honest guy fails to resist temptation when left to babysit a drug dealers business.

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Scott
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Vanessa
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Charlie Buick
Kevin Gray ...
Butchie
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Dwayne
Tony Gillan ...
Angelo
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Vinnie
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Luke
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Carlos
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Heather
Carleen Dutton ...
Charlie's Girl
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Singer 1
Jack Coulter ...
Dealer 1
Janet Dailey ...
Tiffany
Seth Jones ...
Elliot
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A young man, short of money, is persuaided into looking after the business of a local drug dealer for a week or two. Up until then, the guy had been an honest and clean of drugs, but when he spends his days surrounded by riches and drugs, he cannot resist... and neither can his addict wife. Written by Rob Hartill

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February 1989 (USA)  »

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Crack in the Mirror  »

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So Bad That It's Good
21 October 2003 | by (Seattle, WA) – See all my reviews

Robbie Benson has made a career out of over-acting and acting poorly. In this bad film I believe he also directs as well as stars in it. All of the acting in this film is bad. The characters are not sympathetic at all and it is just so stupid that I enjoyed it thoroughly! Danny Aiello as the mob boss, Tawny Kitaen as the girlfriend, the dude from TV commercials as the best friend, the "slick' drug dealer "Butchie", it's all so terrible. This should have a special spot on the cult classic shelf.


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