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Pure Danger (1996)

Video  -  Action | Thriller  -  10 September 1996 (USA)
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A paroled short order cook and a waitress go on the run with a bag of diamonds that accidentally falls into their possession, prompting two warring gangs to come after them.

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Johnie Dean
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Tock
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A dying gangster stumbles into an out-of-the-way restaurant with a bag of diamonds. Two employees take off with the jewels only to be chased by warring gangs. Written by Greg Mintz <gmaugust@groupz.net>

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Rated R for action violence, language and some nudity | See all certifications »
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Hilarious action picture that doesn't take itself too seriously. .
6 April 1999 | by (Beverly Hills) – See all my reviews

Solid cast, funny, dangerously exciting, excellent action sequences. Script seemed appropriate for this eccentric film noir and cast supported it. C.T. had his hands full.


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