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The Boys Club (1997)

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Three teenage boys in small-town Southern Ontario are thrilled when Luke Cooper, a mysterious American fugitive with a gunshot wound in his leg, decides to crash their secret hideout. Luke ... See full summary »

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Three teenage boys in small-town Southern Ontario are thrilled when Luke Cooper, a mysterious American fugitive with a gunshot wound in his leg, decides to crash their secret hideout. Luke tells them that he's a cop on the run from corrupt colleagues, and swears them to silence. As he recuperates, he becomes their buddy and confidante. By the time the boys realize Luke is not who he pretends to be, they're in way over their heads. Written by Scott Rollans <srollans@freenet.edmonton.ab.ca>

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Rated R for violence including a scene of sexual intimidation, language and some nude pin-ups | See all certifications »

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The bicycles used in the film are Rocky Mountain Bicycles and Thin Blue Line Bicycles. See more »

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If you look at the back of 'The Boys Club' DVD box, it says that all 3 boys are 13. This is incorrect as they are 14 years old. See more »

Quotes

Eric: No, he's a fucking cheese sandwich. I mean, he sucks about this, he suck's about that, he suck's about everything!. And now the bullets! He can't even protect himself!
Kyle: He isn't a cop eh? Yeah, he told me.
Eric: What?
Kyle: Don't tell Brad.
Eric: He told you?
Eric: [Mutters] Oh, we're in shit.
Eric's Father: Eric, come over here please?
Officer Cole: You too sir!
Eric: Dead, we're dead, we're diffidently dead, we're dead, we're dead.
Kyle: OK, what are we gonna do?
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In the credits it says the the soundtrack is available on Unforscene Music, but the soundtrack was never actually released. See more »

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Performed by Kevin Rowland
Written by Mike Trebilcock
@Boo-A-Bug/The Publishing Inc Inc.
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Third act is redeeming... first 2 are watchable
19 September 2012 | by (Valhalla) – See all my reviews

John Fawcett in my opinion is a competent director and would like to see more of his work.

This movie for the first 2 thirds is basically about these three teenage boys who hang out at an old derelict house, they find a cop (or so he says) who is in need of their help.

What I will say about this movie is that the first hour or so of the thing is basically build-up. After that the movie actually gets pretty good. My one complaint about the build-up is you NEVER feel it until it actually happens.

So all in all a good Canadian film.


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