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Kuffs (1992)

 -  Action | Comedy | Crime  -  10 January 1992 (USA)
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George Kuffs didn't finish high-school, just lost his job and his girlfriend who still is in college is pregnant. Since he can't see how he can support her, he thinks she is better off ... See full summary »

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Hood (as Ric Waugh)
Steve Holladay ...
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Kane
Craig Benton ...
Paint Store Owner
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Bill Donnelly
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Nikki Allyn
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Mr. Chang
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Dom Magwili ...
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George Kuffs didn't finish high-school, just lost his job and his girlfriend who still is in college is pregnant. Since he can't see how he can support her, he thinks she is better off without him. So he visits his elder brother, Brad, to squeze him for a loan so he can go to Brazil where there's a gold-rush going on. Unfortunately Brad is killed and George is suddenly the owner of Brad's "patrol special" district. Written by Lars J. Aas <larsa@colargol.edb.tih.no>

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When you have attitude - who needs experience?

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10 January 1992 (USA)  »

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$21,142,815 (USA)
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"Kuffs" came under fire from parental and community groups when released theatrically in the US for its violence and profanity. The protesters felt the film well exceeded the PG-13 rating and should have been rated R. See more »

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Ted reloads his pistol twice when he is about to give Kuffs cover fire. See more »

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[first lines]
Maya: [breathless] George...
George Kuffs: Uh huh.
Maya: I'm pregnant, George.
George Kuffs: Are you sure?
Maya: Yes.
George Kuffs: Well, how long?
Maya: Over 2 months.
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Written by Eddie Money, Marc Tanner, Dennis Morgan, Monty Byrom,
Gary Bromham
Performed by Eddie Money
Courtesy of COLUMBIA RECORDS, by arrangement with SONY
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Good clean violence and side-splitting comedy!
20 May 2000 | by (Indiana) – See all my reviews

This movie is one of my favorites. I saw one scene of it (the dry cleaning store scene) when I was 8, but I was too young to care. Fast-forward to about 2 weeks ago, when my mom rented me some movies, and I fell in love with Kuffs.

Christian Slater pretty much plays the same character: a smart-alec with the ability to kick some @$$. I love the way he can play that role in this movie, with a hilarious joke or monologue to the viewers just about every other minute!

Sure, it has its rough spots: the action could have been better, and I would have liked to see a little more of Milla Jovovich, but overall, it's a winner.

I give it a 9 out of 10.


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