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Love and a .45 (1994)

R  |   |  Crime, Thriller  |  23 November 1994 (USA)
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Watty has made a living out of robbing convenience stores, but after one of these job turned into murder by his partner, the psychopath Billy Mack, he is on the run with his fiancé Starlene... See full summary »

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Watty has made a living out of robbing convenience stores, but after one of these job turned into murder by his partner, the psychopath Billy Mack, he is on the run with his fiancé Starlene and with both Billy Mack, the police and some loansharks on his trail. Their plan is to go to Mexico but before they do that they want to get married and visit Starlenes parents. Written by <uffe@enterpol.dk>

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Crime | Thriller

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Rated R for strong violence and language, and for sexuality and drug use | See all certifications »

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23 November 1994 (USA)  »

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Amor del calibre 45  »

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Trivia

When Watty and Starlene dash out of a used TV store, they run past a white wall, painted with the words, "Free Tex Watson." This is an homage to John Waters. This slogan appears spray-painted on a wall behind 'Divine' as he prances through Baltimore's ghetto streets in Waters' Pink Flamingos (1972). See more »

Goofs

When Watty is driving with Starlene next to him, as they begin their trip to Mexico, in the shots from one angle, he is wearing his multicolor leather jacket, but from the other angle, he is not wearing the jacket. See more »

Quotes

[after injecting Billy with a drug]
Dinosaur Bob: One-one-thousand, two-one-thousand, three... are you ready to rock, Billy?
Billy Mack Black: I'm born on a green light, daddy-o!
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Crazy Credits

In the 'special thanks' section the following two statements can be found: biscuit (for doing a hell of a job and ending up on the cutting floor room) Gibby Haynes (for not showing up but being brilliant in his audition) See more »

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References Pulp Fiction (1994) See more »

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The Devil's Chasing Me
Performed by Reverend Horton Heat (as The Reverend Horton Heat)
Courtesy of Sub Pop, Ltd.
Written by James C. Heath
Published by Horton House Publishing (BMI)
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This is an Awesome Movie
13 October 2009 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I took the time to register just so you can see an awesome flick. This film is right up there with Pulp Fiction, Snatch, Lock Stock and 2 Smoking Barrels, even Fight Club.

I am not gonna do a critique here, but it has it all - its funny at times, and deadly serious at others. It has a great flow, and the soundtrack is perfect. I'd never heard of the Reverend Horton Heat or Mazzy Star, but they rock this flick.

Frankly I am very surprised that we haven't heard from the Director in any other films. I just checked, and this and something called Killers Head are about it.

Anyways, watch it and it might become one of your favorites too!


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