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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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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 ...
Restaurant Owner
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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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Action | Comedy | Crime

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10 January 1992 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Ein Kerl zum Schießen  »

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$21,142,815 (USA)
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The script was written specifically for Christian Slater in mind for the title role. See more »

Goofs

When Kane is in Kuffs' apartment, Kuffs is looking for his gun. He opens a kitchen draw and leaves it open, the shot changes and the drawer is now shut. 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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She Takes My Breath Away
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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Slater
21 January 2014 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Christian Slater plays a man who inherits a police district from his older brother who was gunned down , played by Bruce Boxleitner. apparently San Francisco didn't have enough police,, so there was like citizen patrols broken up into districts is how it was explained in the movie,, so he takes over the district , and trouble follows him everywhere, he has to be trained by his peers because he has no law enforcement experience,, his girlfriend is Milla Jovovich,, really young in this movie. Lots of chases,, funny one liners,, car chases, pretty funny movie,, it's slightly above average,, not Christian's greatest work,, but definitely watchable,, and full of laughs.


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