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A prototype enhanced human, on the run from Chinese-hired hit men, hooks up with a dread-locked bystander, and the two of them elude their pursuers narrowly each time.

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Storyline

A prototype enhanced human, on the run from Chinese-hired hit men, hooks up with a dread-locked bystander, and the two of them elude their pursuers narrowly each time. Written by Steven Feldman <ar402004@brownvm.brown.edu>

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You can walk, you can run, you can limp, You've got to... Drive See more »


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Rated R for strong violent content and language | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

6 August 1997 (Philippines)  »

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Fugue  »

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$3,500,000 (estimated)
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Trivia

Film debut of Sanaa Lathan. See more »

Goofs

When Toby and Malik leave the gravel pit the shadows are long indicating it is late evening. Later, as Toby and Malik stop, while Toby explains why those guys are after him, the shadows are much shorter. See more »

Quotes

Malik Brody: Hey man, tell me about China. Is there a lot of Kung Fu shit going on?
Toby Wong: What do you mean?
Malik Brody: Like guys coming up to each other on the street going 'hmm... Your Kung Fu is pretty useless, as well as obsolete. You insult me! You bastard. Prepare to die!'
Toby Wong: No, not a whole lot...
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References Pulp Fiction (1994) See more »

Soundtracks

Yankee Doodle
Special lyric by Tony Lorrich I
Produced and arranged by Tony Lorrich I/Larry C. Washington
For Organic Winner Productions, Inc.
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I can't say anything bad about this film
7 June 2005 | by (Manchester, England) – See all my reviews

I thought that this movie was excellent, I watched it after a recommendation from a friend.

After a slow first ten minutes when we get introduced to the main characters Toby Wong (an excellent Mark Dacascos)and Malik Brody (equally as good Kadeem Hardison) the action gets under way and doesn't stop until the closing credits.

The jokes come quick and fast throughout and the film only gets better with the introduction of the fantastic but pretty unstable motel worker Deliverance Bodine (Brittany Murphy).

Overall I give it 8/10


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