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A Thin Line Between Love and Hate (1996)

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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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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Budget:

$8,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

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

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

Martin Lawrence's character Darnell answers a door to a man named Reggie with extreme arrogance. He repeats this feat 7 years later in Bad Boys II (2003). See more »

Goofs

When Darnell leaves the club (after the fire) and goes to Brandi's house, it is night. However, when he arrives there, it is daylight. See more »

Quotes

Brandi Web: So tell me something, Darnell. You still the man? The main man? You know what you are? And I didn't think so. You're a dog. A mad dog, to be exact. And do you know what they do with mad dogs? I can't hear you.
Darnell 'Deeny: No, what they do with mad dogs?
Brandi Web: [pulls out a gun] They shoot mad dogs!
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Featured in Martin Lawrence Live: Runteldat (2002) See more »

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Way Back When
Performed by Smooth
Produced by Larry Campbell
Written by J. Carter, L. Campbell, W. Williams and J.S. Carter
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Absolute ********
19 January 2004 | by (Australia) – See all my reviews

I don't think I have ever seen a film where the relationships, dialog and interactions between characters were so unrealistic. It boggles the mind that women would even want to spend 5 seconds around the main character, let alone sleep with him.

Likewise, the female characters are equally unrealistic. One gets the impression of a bunch of actors standing around trying to memorise lines or improvise comedy at a rehearsal.

One cannot believe their motivations for anything, or their reactions to each other, making this film utterly unwatchable.


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