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Bang (1995)

 |  Crime, Drama  |  November 1997 (USA)
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A young woman in L.A. is having a bad day: she's evicted, an audition ends with a producer furious she won't trade sex for the part, and a policeman nabs her for something she didn't do, ... See full summary »

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The Girl
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Michael Newland ...
Officer Rattler
Erik Schrody ...
Pimp
Michael Artura ...
Officer Trotter
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Officer Ham
Luis Guizar ...
Jesús
Art Cruz ...
Juan
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The Producer
Stanley B. Herman ...
Landlord
Donald 'Notorious' D ...
O.G. On Rooftop
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Rooftop Dealer
Eric Kirkpatrick ...
Tucker
Wandi Herman ...
Piwi On Rooftop
David Conner ...
Ivan
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A young woman in L.A. is having a bad day: she's evicted, an audition ends with a producer furious she won't trade sex for the part, and a policeman nabs her for something she didn't do, demanding fellatio to release her. She snaps, grabs his gun, takes his uniform, and leaves him cuffed to a tree where he's soon having a defenseless chat with a homeless man. She takes off on the cop's motorcycle and, for an afternoon, experiences a cop's life. She talks a young man out of suicide and then is plunged into violence after a friendly encounter with two "vatos." She is torn between self-protection and others' expectations. Is there any resolution for her torrent of feelings? Written by <jhailey@hotmail.com>

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Sometimes you've got to break the rules

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Lucy Liu's name is misspelled "Lui" in the credits. See more »

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In between the crew, cast and special thanks section, the screen fades completely black for a second and a painting of a Native American and a girl inside a box with a window are visible for a short time. See more »

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Uneven, unbelieveable but sometimes entertaining
25 February 1999 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Stars Darling Narita and Peter Greene. Narita is an actress down on her luck who masquerades as a policewoman for a day. Her acting is pretty good, but she miraculously is not killed by any of the criminals with whom she comes into conflict. Credibility is strained. Nevertheless, the movie accurately shows with wry humor how it can happen that people treat us according to who they think we are. In cast credits, Lucy Liu is mis-identified as Lucy Lui. An inauspicious beginning for a actress who appears to be poised for stardom.


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