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Mad Dogs and Englishmen (1995)

 -  Thriller | Drama | Mystery  -  2 June 1995 (UK)
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Tails Off A Bit
15 August 1999 | by (Leicester, England) – See all my reviews

Mad Dogs starts off well-A police raid of a local drug store, but after the first half an hour, it becomes incredibly boring. It focuses on the romance between a hard ass American biker and a lonely druggy.

No-one really deserves any real recognition for this, but Jock Ackland is probably better than the rest. Elizabeth Hurley is patchy. In some scenes she does well, but in others you wonder why she is such a big success.

Despite a decent beginning and a good ending, this is nothing compared to other British films like Trainspotting, The Full Monty and Face. Rating=2/5


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