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The Boys Club (1996)

Three teen boys find a man named Luke Cooper who clams to be a cop in their secret hideout. But can he be trusted? He seems nice at first, but when Luke becomes angry and starts threatening them, will the three teenagers stand together and fight back?

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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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Where secrets stay buried. (Theatrical Trailer) See more »


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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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1997 (Slovenia)  »

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The film takes place in Emslie, Ontario, Canada. See more »

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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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Megan: No, you know what Kyle? I think I'd better go, okay? I'm just gonna go.
Kyle: Luke, c'mon she's my friend!
Luke Cooper: [to Megan] Sit down. Look at me, Megan. Look at me. Do you see how I'm not laughing?
Megan: Okay, um, what- what the hell's going on here?
Luke Cooper: Well, what's going on is we're gonna have a little show and you're the entertainment. Take off you're uh, top. Follow the rules.
Megan: Okay, um, are you guys just gonna sit there?
Luke Cooper: Yeah, they're just gonna sit there. They're waiting. Megan!
Kyle: C'mon, man!
Luke Cooper: You're gonna learn to...
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Neighborhood Villains
Performed and Written by The Doughboys
@Warner/Chappell Music Canada &
Spahn Ranch Music
Courtesy of Polygram Special Projects/A&M Records,
a division of Polygram Group Canada Inc.
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A well done independent flick!
5 March 2001 | by See all my reviews

I am a huge fan of the movie 'Final Destination' and think that Devon Sawa is a good actor, thats why I saw The Boy's Club and because it really sounded intriguing. Three teenage boys have a secret hideaway in the woods and spend all of their spare time there due to the teacher's strike in their small town of Ontario. But when they encounter a mysterious drifter named Luke who is hiding out in their shack, things take a turn for the worst. At first things go fine. The three boys, Kyle, Brad and Eric admire this stranger and think he's really cool, but Luke has a deadly secret. I won't spoil it for you guys but this film is really excellent and kept me glued to the screen. The only other independent feature I have seen is the 1978 classic 'Halloween'. The Boy's Club is no Halloween, but it is a great flick. I am desperately trying to find a copy of this to buy. Amazon.co.uk don't have this available and American video cassettes don't work over here in Australia so I am in a fix. That's how much I love The Boy's Club. The film is well acted by it's young stars and you will really hate Chris Penn in the end. Don't let the independent/B-grade feel to this movie fool you, it is really cool and one of the best flicks I have seen in a long time.


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