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Kicked in the Head (1997)

Redmond is a young guy who can't find what to do with his life. When his uncle Sam gives him the bag to deliver to some uptown connection he fails to do so and it gets them in trouble with ... See full summary »

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Happy
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Borko
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Doorperson (as George Odom)
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Redmond is a young guy who can't find what to do with his life. When his uncle Sam gives him the bag to deliver to some uptown connection he fails to do so and it gets them in trouble with Jack, low-key criminal. After that tough guy Stretch wants Redmond to take part in his illegal beer business, but before Redmond gets involved, the business ends in a bad way. Redmond is also having affair with flight attendant Megan. Written by Anonymous

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A raucous new comedy about life on the edge.

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Comedy | Crime | Drama | Romance

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Rated R for strong language, drug content, some sex and brief violence | See all certifications »
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26 September 1997 (USA)  »

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Durchgeknallt in Manhattan  »

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Budget:

$4,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$61,812 (USA) (26 September 1997)

Gross:

$102,739 (USA) (3 October 1997)
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An unexpected delight...!!!
3 February 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

If you really want to laugh out loud this is your movie. There is no waiting for lunacy to begin. It is a quick moving, never boring parody.

Michael Rapaport stole the movie. If his fast talking, high energy performance didn't have you laughing he at least had you smiling. The only disappointment was that there were not more scenes with him in them. There should have been more scenes with that rival business.

James Woods in comedy... who knew...so funny.

The gun battles are so well done. The enthusiasm of the shooters makes their lack of aim all that more funny. Anytime you see a gun... pay attention... you won't be disappointed. None of the shooters could hit the floor if they fell...too funny.


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