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Love and a .45 (1994)

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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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

Vergil Cheatham says, "I'm hip about time." This is one of Peter Fonda's few lines in Easy Rider (1969). See more »

Goofs

The trio crosses into Mexico (heading for Acuna) at a land crossing (one guard, small guard shack with a drop arm barrier across the road). All crossings between Del Rio, Texas and Acuna, Mexico have to cross the Rio Grande River at a bridge. In addition, all U.S.-Mexico border crossings have both U.S. and Mexican border patrol guards. See more »

Quotes

Billy Mack Black: [Offering Watty some sort of drug] Hey, man, you sure you don't want any of this?
Watty Watts: I don't think it's such a good idea for you to be doin' that shit before a job.
Billy Mack Black: Cleans out my brain.
Watty Watts: Turns your brain into chewing gum.
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"This film is dedicated to the memory of David Whitley and Marcus Brown." See more »

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References Easy Rider (1969) See more »

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Love Hurts
Performed by Kim Deal and Bob Pollard
Kim Deal appears courtesy of 4AD/Elektra
Written by Felice Bryant and Boudleaux Bryant
Published by Acuff-Rose Music, Inc./House of Bryant Publications (BMI)
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Very good
28 January 2003 | by (Texas) – See all my reviews

If you want to see a movie that has no reason for being.... you'll enjoy this. If you want to criticize a movie for looking like Reservoir Dogs or whatever...dont get this one. It's a very good film and the acting is great. But take it for what it is...A MOVIE! This was Rene's last Indy film before taking off with Jerry Maguire and the film is just fun. Dont dig deep in it...just enjoy it. The DP was aweful and the lighting is bad at times but that adds to the film.


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