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Laws of Gravity (1992)

R | | Crime, Drama | 20 August 1993 (UK)
The lives of two incompetent young men from Brooklyn spin out of control after a friend returns from Florida with guns to sell.




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Cast overview, first billed only:
Saul Stein ...
Tony Fernandez ...
Larry Meistrich ...
Rick Groel ...
Rey (as Anibel Leirras)
John Gallagher ...
David Troup ...
Miguel Sierra ...
David Tuttle ...


Jimmy and Jon are a couple of Brooklyn guys who somehow never found their way into workaday society; they never found their way into big-time crime, either. But that all changes when their old friend Frankie returns from Florida with some guns to sell. In the course of a few very short urban summer days, their lives spin permanently out of control. Written by Dan Hartung <dhartung@mcs.com>

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Sooner or later, everything goes down.


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Release Date:

20 August 1993 (UK)  »

Also Known As:

A gravitáció törvényei  »

Box Office


$38,000 (estimated)


$117,480 (USA)

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1.85 : 1
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The film just took 12 days to shoot and the whole production cost was about $US38,000. See more »


References Breathless (1960) See more »


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Almost a documentary
20 January 2001 | by (Maryland) – See all my reviews

The first time I saw this movie was about six years ago on either Showtime or Cinemax can't remember which. I was blown away I missed the first few minutes and thought at first that I was watching a documentary. The hyper camera work, the dialog, the more than real life acting, and very believable situations. No Hollywood style glizt and glamour here. No big name actors, no multi-Jillion dollar budgets. Just basic film making in it's rarest form; raw, unrefined in other words REAL. Real characters, no complicated plots no surprise endings no Hollywood endings no explosions no car chases and crashes. This film is a real character study and you know how it's going to end, the only way it can. (Hey Independent Film Channel why haven't you put this one air yet)?

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