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Dangerous Game (1993)
"Snake Eyes" (original title)

 -  Drama  -  19 November 1993 (USA)
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A New York film director, working on his latest movie in Los Angeles, begins to reflect the actions in his movie and real life, especially when he begins an affair with the lead actress.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Eddie Israel
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Sarah Jennings
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Francis Burns
Nancy Ferrara ...
Madlyn Israel
Reilly Murphy ...
Tommy
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Blonde
Heather Bracken ...
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Burns' Buddy
Niki Munroe ...
Girl in Trailer
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Storyline

Eddie Israel is a moviemaker. He is beginning the shooting of "The mother of mirrors", starring Francis Burns and Sarah Jennings. "The mother of mirrors" is the story of the last night of a couple falling into decay. Eddie is very demanding with the actors, and the heavy atmosphere of the film acts upon the daily life of the protagonists. Written by Yepok

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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for pervasively strong language, explicit sexuality, and drug use | See all certifications »
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19 November 1993 (USA)  »

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Box Office

Gross:

$72,495 (USA)
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(Unrated Director's Cut)

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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Abel Ferrara's first choice for the role of Sarah was director Jane Campion but she turned it down. See more »

Quotes

Eddie Israel: Either do more coke or more booze or less! But give me what I need!
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Connections

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Soundtracks

MO' BLUES
Written and Performed by Joe Delia
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Gotta Give It Credit
5 January 2002 | by (USA) – See all my reviews

Madonna is known for not being the best actress, and she agrees, as seen in her documentary "Truth or Dare." However, the fact is, in this movie, Madonna gives the best performance I have seen. I believe it is even better than Evita. The way the movie is set up is also interesting, crossing between a the story, scenes from the film in the story, and a documentary about the film within the story. Yet, the set up isn't confusing at all. I would consider it one of my favourite movies along with Madonna's best.


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