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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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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

When Brandi goes to Darnell's mother's house, the cameraman is reflected in the car's tinted rear window as she speeds off. See more »

Quotes

Ma Wright: I know you didn't touch her, baby. I raised you better than that. The Lord must've been watching out over your stupid ass.
Darnell 'Deeny: Hey, I cut her off. She was into some crazy shit, mama. She was wild - buck wild.
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References The Mack (1973) See more »

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Brown Sugar
Performed by D'Angelo
Written by D'Angelo (as Michael Archer) and Ali Jones-Muhammad
Courtesy of EMI Records under license from Cema Special Markets
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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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