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Love and a .45
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Writer:
C.M. Talkington (written by)
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Release Date:
23 November 1994 (USA) See more »
Genre:
Tagline:
In The End There Are Only Two Things That Matter... See more »
Plot:
Watty has made a living out of robbing convenience stores, but after one of these job turned into murder by his partner... See more » | Add synopsis »
Awards:
2 nominations See more »
User Reviews:
Little known wonder of a film See more (37 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order) (verified as complete)

Gil Bellows ... Watty Watts

Renée Zellweger ... Starlene Cheatham

Rory Cochrane ... Billy Mack Black

Jeffrey Combs ... Dinosaur Bob

Jace Alexander ... Creepy Cody

Ann Wedgeworth ... Thaylene Cheatham

Peter Fonda ... Vergil Cheatham
Tammy Le Blanc ... Stripper

Wiley Wiggins ... Young Clerk

Jack Nance ... Justice Thurman

Charlotte Ross ... Mary Ann

Michael Bowen ... Ranger X
Scott Roland ... Simp
Todd Conner ... Young Cop

Richard Rothenberg ... Camera Store Clerk
Stopher Finley ... Young Kid

Brad Leland ... Armored Truck Driver
Augustin Solis ... Border Guard
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Kevin Berve ... Guy on Pay Phone (uncredited)
Reverend Horton Heat ... Musical Artists (uncredited)

Darin Scott ... Crime Channel Reporter (uncredited)
C.M. Talkington ... Tattoo Artist (uncredited)

Directed by
C.M. Talkington 
 
Writing credits
C.M. Talkington (written by)

Produced by
Mark Amin .... executive producer
Andrew Hersh .... executive producer
Darin Scott .... producer
Jim Steele .... co-producer
 
Original Music by
Tom Verlaine 
 
Cinematography by
Tom Richmond (director of photography)
 
Film Editing by
Bob Ducsay 
 
Casting by
Cathy Henderson  (as Cathy Henderson Blake)
Tom McSweeney 
 
Production Design by
Deborah Pastor 
 
Art Direction by
D. Montgomery  (as Denise Montgomery)
 
Costume Design by
Kari Perkins 
 
Makeup Department
Donna Kaigler .... makeup assistant
Shashana Kaplan .... key hair stylist
Shashana Kaplan .... key makeup artist
Kate Shorter .... key hair stylist
Kate Shorter .... key makeup artist
David Whitley .... special makeup effects
 
Production Management
Karen Dare .... executive in charge of production
Elaine Dysinger .... unit production manager
Richard Jordan .... post-production supervisor
Cami Winikoff .... production supervisor
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Laura Groppe .... first assistant director: second unit
Kris Krengel .... first assistant director
Richard S. Lederer .... second assistant director (as Richard Lederer)
Brian O'Kelley .... second second assistant director
Al Winchell .... first assistant director: second unit
 
Art Department
Don Beal .... leadman
Kevin Berve .... property master
Andy Blackwood .... painter: cheatham residence paintings
Andy Blackwood .... swing
Jennifer Bristol .... scenic (as Jen Bristol)
Mark Lambert Bristol .... storyboard artist (as Mark Bristol)
Marcus Brown .... on-set dresser
Robyn Coburn .... art department coordinator: second unit (as Robyn Buschmann)
Robyn Coburn .... scenic (as Robyn Buschman)
Rob Delameter .... construction assistant
Ramona Fabregas .... lead scenic
Debra Fischman .... scenic
Kristine Garana .... scenic (as Kristine Garaña)
Frank Geslani .... art department intern
Heather Hutchinson .... art department intern
Andy Johnson .... art department intern
Regina Lauderdale .... art department intern
Darren Patnode .... assistant props
Gary Price .... construction coordinator
Peter Simonite .... art department intern (as Peter 'Popo' Simonite)
Eric Tavela .... art department intern
Tracey Holman Weaver .... art department coordinator (as Tracey Weaver)
Kimber Wickwire .... art department intern
Siqgouri Wilkovich .... art department intern (as Ciggouri Wilkovich)
Kevin Wood .... art department intern
Pete Johnson .... set dresser (uncredited)
 
Sound Department
Dana Austin .... adr recordist (as Dana Porter)
Dana Austin .... foley recordist (as Dana Porter)
Dwayne Avery .... co-supervising sound editor
Dwayne Avery .... dialogue editor
Thomas Burke .... sound effects editor
Gail Clark Burch .... adr editor (as Gail Clark)
Liza Cornwall .... sound apprentice
William Fiege .... sound mixer (as Bill Fiege)
Robert W. Glass Jr. .... sound re-recording mixer
Tommy Goodwin .... adr mixer
Tommy Goodwin .... foley mixer
Edward M. Hirsch .... sound effects editor
Stanley Kastner .... sound re-recording mixer
Brian D. Lucas .... dubbing recordist (as Brian Lucas)
Srdjan 'Serge' Popovic .... boom operator
Jim Quinn .... dubbing loader
Joan Rowe .... foley artist
Sean Rowe .... foley artist
Jim Seltenreich .... foley editor
Warren Smith .... sound effects editor
Ann L. Thornberg .... sound assistant
David Lewis Yewdall .... supervising sound editor
Lisa Howes Yewdall .... sound apprentice
 
Special Effects by
Margaret Johnson .... special effects assistant
Randy E. Moore .... special effects (as Randy Moore)
 
Stunts
Russell Towery .... stunt coordinator (as Russel Towery)
Scott Roland .... stunts (uncredited)
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Abby Antweil .... electrician
Caroline Brock .... camera intern
Caroline Brock .... second assistant camera: second unit
Jeffrey N. Civa .... second assistant camera (as Jeff Civa)
Dennis Clay .... key grip
Shana A. Clester .... camera loader (as Shana Clester)
Scott Conn .... best boy electric
John L. Demps Jr. .... director of photography: second unit (as John Demps)
Sean Devine .... dolly grip
Ray Garcia .... grip
Roze Hanks .... still photographer
John Johns .... video playback operator
Jay Anthony Jones .... first assistant camera (as Tony Jones)
Shaun Madigan .... gaffer
Otto Nemenz .... provider: Arriflex cameras
Kevin Parker .... grip
Phil Rowe .... grip: second unit
Peter Schmidt .... first assistant camera: second unit
Toni Scott .... additional still photographer
Scott E. Steele .... director of photography: second unit (as Scott Steele)
Paul Swen .... best boy grip
Paul Swen .... gaffer: second unit
Joseph Vasquez .... grip: second unit (as Joseph A. Vasquez)
Clark Walker .... first assistant camera: second unit (as Clark Lee Walker)
Dean Weaver .... electrician
 
Casting Department
Karen James .... casting assistant
Don Phillips .... casting consultant
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Carol Quiroz .... costumer
Melanie Armstrong Fletcher .... costume supervisor (uncredited)
Melanie Armstrong Fletcher .... key costumer (uncredited)
 
Editorial Department
Jane Archambault .... negative conforming service
Jackie Cole .... negative conforming service
Syd Cole .... negative conforming service
Marie Hélène Desbiens .... negative conforming service
Bob Fredrickson .... color timer (as Robert Fredrickson)
Kelly Matsumoto .... first assistant editor
Martha Rubin .... assistant editor (as Marty Rubin)
Christy Suire .... assistant editor: Austin
 
Music Department
David Bondelevitch .... music editor
Pilar McCurry .... music supervisor
Jennifer Pyken .... music coordinator: Sidewinder Music
Happy Walters .... music supervisor
Michele Wernick .... music coordinator: Sidewinder Music (as Michele Wernick Kohan)
 
Transportation Department
Dave Bell .... driver
Kevin Hudis .... transportation captain
Stephen R. Hudis .... driver: production van (as Steve Hudis)
Joseph Lockwood .... driver (as Joe Lockwood)
Harvey Ryan .... driver
Peter Sebring .... transportation coordinator (as Pete Sebring)
Joe Self .... driver
 
Other crew
Paul Belenardo .... post-production accountant
Doug Bell .... production assistant: second unit
Ethan Russell Bihari .... production assistant: second unit
Mark Lambert Bristol .... original tattoo designer (as Mark Bristol)
Amy Chance .... production coordinator
Dallas Clark .... gun assistant
Katie Cokinos .... location manager: second unit
Katie Cokinos .... location scout
Cassie Davidson .... assistant accountant
Valerie DeKeyser .... stand-in
Shanti Delsarte .... assistant production coordinator
Bruce David Eisen .... business affairs
Walter T. Falls III .... production assistant (as Tres Falls)
Kiley Fascia .... post-production accountant
Sandy Flowers .... craft service
Patrick Gallagher .... assistant location manager
Steve Gehrke .... additional script supervisor
Scottie Gissel .... production assistant: second unit
Carlos K. Goodman .... production attorney (as Carlos Goodman)
Rebecca Knowlton .... auditor (as Rebecca S. Knowlton)
Anthony E. Kountz .... production assistant (as Tony Kountz)
Stella Lohmann .... location manager
Mimi N. McGreal .... production intern (as Mimi McGreal)
Carole J. Meyer .... post-production accountant supervisor
Kimberly Minter .... additional craft service
Joaquin A. Morin .... production assistant (as Joaquin Morin)
Zachary Mortensen .... production assistant
Zachary Mortensen .... stand-in
Monika Petrillo .... script supervisor (as Monika von Manteuffel)
Shawn Simon .... production assistant (as Shawn Hopkins)
Amy Talkington .... assistant to director
Martha Waters .... production assistant: second unit
Paul Willis .... arborist (as Paul 'Crow' Willis)
J.R. Kerr .... set production assistant (uncredited)
 
Thanks
Jerry Defrese .... acknowledgment: paintings & sculpture, Justice Thurman's house
Randy 'Biscuit' Turner .... acknowledgment: paintings & sculpture, Justice Thurman's house (as Randall J. 'Biscuit' Turner)
David Whitley .... dedicated to the memory of
 
Crew believed to be complete


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MPAA:
Rated R for strong violence and language, and for sexuality and drug use
Runtime:
101 min
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Color:
Color (FotoKem)
Aspect Ratio:
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Did You Know?

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:
Continuity: 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:
Starlene Cheatham:Watty, are you shittin' me? You're gonna' take me to Mexico?
Watty Watts:You know you don't have to come with me, Star.
Starlene Cheatham:Baby, I'd follow you to Oklahoma!
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Movie Connections:
References Pink Flamingos (1972)See more »
Soundtrack:
Love HurtsSee more »

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10 out of 11 people found the following review useful.
Little known wonder of a film, 18 May 1999
Author: Robert Clarke from Wrexham, North Wales

Tarantino-esq action thriller which is worth a look and will not disappoint fans of Quentin's films particularly True Romance. It has (lots of ) violence, rapid gun fire, white trash characters and a large dollop of that comic book humour that has got Quent where he is today. It is easy to see that this film takes its inspiration from the aforementioned film, but it does stand on its own feet as the script and the action is good enough to entertain you throughout. Bellows and Zellwegger are good in the leads and the supporting Rory Cochrane is great fun as their psychotic madman 'friend' out to settle a few old scores. Peter Fonda is a standout as Zellweggers' dad. Highly recommended.

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