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A Thin Line Between Love and Hate (1996)

 -  Comedy | Thriller | Crime  -  3 April 1996 (USA)
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An observable, fast-talking party man Darnell Wright, gets his punishment when one of his conquests takes it personally and comes back for revenge in this 'Fatal Attraction'-esque comic ... See full summary »

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An observable, fast-talking party man Darnell Wright, gets his punishment when one of his conquests takes it personally and comes back for revenge in this 'Fatal Attraction'-esque comic thriller. Written by Anonymous

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She's had it with bad boys. Now it's time to get even... See more »


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Rated R for strong language, a sex scene and some violence | See all certifications »
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3 April 1996 (USA)  »

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A Thin Line Between Love & Hate  »

Box Office

Budget:

$8,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$147,500 (USA) (19 July 1996)

Gross:

$34,746,109 (USA) (16 August 1996)
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Trivia

Directorial debut of Martin Lawrence. See more »

Goofs

Darnell is shot in the arm by Brandi, but when we finally find out how Darnell ended up in the pool at the end of the movie, there is no wound on either arm. See more »

Quotes

Parking Attendant: [while arguing with Tee over a parking ticket] But the time is expired!
Tee: [while leaning closely towards the parking attendant] Hey, now, baby, the time... you dealing with the time, now...
Parking Attendant: Uh, excuse me? Wait a minute, what is all this? Could you back up? Cause you are ALL in my space.
Tee: [taking out a card] I'm gonna do you a favor. I'm going to give you this. Chocolate City VIP, baby.
Parking Attendant: [snatching the card] Yeah, whatever. I have to go, all right?
[hands Tee the ticket]
Tee: Hey, write your number down on ...
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References Fatal Attraction (1987) See more »

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Performed by A-Love
Produced by Kevin Anderson and Brian Reeves
Written by Kevin Anderson, Brian Reeves and Adrian L. Miller
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Hilarious, witty, sexy, suspenseful, and totally beautiful!
21 July 2002 | by (Vienna, Virginia, USA) – See all my reviews

In my opinion, A THIN LINE BETWEEN LOVE AND HATE is a hilarious, witty, sexy, suspenseful, and totally beautiful movie. It is also one of the best Martin Lawrence films I have ever seen. I thought that Martin (Lawrence) and Lynn (Whitfield) lit up the screen like magic! One of my favorite quotes of this movie is, "You put your hands on the wrong woman." That really made me feel good and smile. The part that really made me feel good and smile, though, was when Brandi (Lynn Whitfield) got even with Darnell (Martin Lawrence) at her home towards the end of the movie. Also, I thought that Erica (Malinda Williams) looked very beautiful in her prom dress -- Especially with the way she had her hair done. That sure brings back memories for me. In conclusion, to anyone who's a fan of Martin Lawrence, I recommend this movie. You're in for lots of laughs and thrills, so, go to the video store, rent it or buy it, kick back with a friend, and watch it.


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