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Boiling Point (I) (1993)

 -  Action | Crime | Drama  -  16 April 1993 (USA)
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A pair of sociopath killers take on the police and the mob in order to make one last big score.

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Vikki Dunbar
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Virgil Leach
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Max Waxman
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Carol
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Tony Dio
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Mona
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Levitt
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Transaction Man
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Connie
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Sally Mercer (as Stephanie E. Williams)
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Roth
Bobby Hosea ...
Steve
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Storyline

Red is an aging scam-artist who's just been released from prison together with Ronnie, a young and not-so-bright hoodlum who is easily manipulated. Their new business is to organize fake-money sales and then kill the buyer to take his money; but when Ronnie kills an undercover secret service agent, his partner Jimmy Mercer vows revenge and is given one week to catch the killers before being transferred. Written by Giancarlo Cairella <vertigo@imdb.com>

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He's a cop who reached the Boiling Point

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Action | Crime | Drama

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Rated R for violence and language | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

16 April 1993 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Money Men  »

Box Office

Budget:

$9,000,000 (estimated)

Gross:

$10,058,318 (USA)
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Trivia

Max Waxman, the character played by Jonathan Banks was also present in To Live and Die in L.A. (1985) played by Christopher Allport. Both films are adaptations from Gerald Petievich's novels. See more »

Goofs

When the junkie girl blows up the house with built up gas from the stove, there is a flame showing lit in blue on one of the stove burners before she strikes the lighter; there would be no gas built up in the house... There would be no explosion. See more »

Quotes

Tony Dio: Fuck you!
[Ronnie shoots him]
Rudolph 'Red' Diamond: Fuck me?
[laughs]
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Referenced in Saturday Night Live: The Best of David Spade (2005) See more »

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Money Men
Written and Produced by Mitchell Marcoulier
Performed by Mitchell Marcoulier
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snipes and hopper do battle
3 September 2000 | by (PA USA) – See all my reviews

Wesley snipes as a detective out to find his partners murderer and Dennis hopper as a man on the run from the mob.. the two stories interweaving until they both cross paths and one meets a violent end.. an ok suspense action flick with good acting by snipes and hopper in an understated role Davidovich plays her part well as an ill fated lover but there is just not enough for all the talent to work with ...overall a disappointment.. on a scale of one to ten ..a 4


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