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Feeling Minnesota (1996)

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An ex-convict and his bumbling crook brother fight for the same woman.

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Rhonda the Waitress
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Young Jjaks Clayton
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Detective Lloyd
Bill Schoppert ...
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Steve Ghizoni ...
Wedding Band Singer
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Bob, at Gas Station
Buffy Sedlachek ...
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Storyline

Freddie is a former stripper marrying Sam to repay a debt owed to nightclub owner Red. But Freddie is in love with Jjaks, Sam's brother. Jjaks and Freddie run off together, and Sam finds where they have been hiding and calls the cops. Meanwhile someone calls to blackmail Sam and Jjaks. In the end will it all work out? Written by crimekat@yahoo.com

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Just when she met the man of her dreams, along came her husband to ruin everything.

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Comedy | Crime | Drama | Romance

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

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

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13 September 1996 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

A Mulher do Meu Irmão  »

Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$1,598,051 (USA) (13 September 1996)

Gross:

$3,102,672 (USA) (4 October 1996)
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Trivia

Feeling Minnesota's title was inspired by some lyrics in the Soundgarden song 'Outshined': "I just looked in the mirror/And things ain't looking so good/I'm looking California/And feeling Minnesota" See more »

Goofs

In the scene where Jjaks and Freddie escape and are driving in the red car, she opens the bottle of champagne and takes a drink with her right hand then hands it to Jjaks with the same right hand, but when the camera cuts to Jjaks, she is handing it with her left hand. See more »

Quotes

Freddie: Time is like an orange. It's round. It repeats itself. Everything happens for a reason.
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Referenced in Be Kind Rewind (2008) See more »

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Ring of Fire
Written by June Carter Cash and Merle Kilgore
Performed by Bob Dylan
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i really enjoyed this film, in fact, its one of my favorites
15 July 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I saw this movie on TV once...the last half hour or so. I enjoyed it very much so I bought the DVD.

Its turned into one of my favorite films. I agree with the previous post about the quirky characters. Indeed that is what makes it lovable.

I felt that the plot was good. I always like a story that is not common or at least has some twists in it. Black comedy it is, I never thought I would enjoy that genre but apparently I do.

Its an entertaining movie, I highly suggest it for anyone that enjoys a twisty plot....

Wils


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