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18 Shades of Dust (2001)

Two gangsters threaten the owner of an upscale restaurant after his son can't pay a gambling debt.

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Two gangsters threaten the owner of an upscale restaurant after his son can't pay a gambling debt.

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Rated R for language and some nudity | See all certifications »
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When Vincent serves dinner to his handicapped neighbor, she thanks him twice for the macaroni. But the pasta he served is rigatoni. See more »

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A fine performance by Danny Aiello lost in a sea of clichés.
13 October 1999 | by (London, UK) – See all my reviews

This was a disappointing film. Danny Aiello gives his usual fine performance, but the script foundered in a sea of Mafia clichés, lame sub-Tarantino dialogue, rambling and unnecessary voiceovers, and sophomoric speculations about religion.


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