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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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Chad Randall ...
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Hood
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Kane
Craig Benton ...
Paint Store Owner
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Joshua Cadman ...
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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10 January 1992 (USA)  »

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Ein Kerl zum Schießen  »

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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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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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A truly fun movie
25 April 2003 | by (PTC, GA) – See all my reviews

This is one of the best action-comedy movies that I have ever seen. The movie is full of hilarious one-liners, and action too. The plot is very original, not like a scheme I have ever seen in a cop film before. Don't watch this movie expecting it to be like Lethal Weapon, this isn't a film to be taken seriously. It's about a young, renegade 20-year old who takes over a special police unit after his brother, who ran the unit, was killed. This is a good action-comedy that will keep you laughing through the whole film. And Milla Jovovich is in it to boot...yeah, I'm a guy, sue me.


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