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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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Sheldon
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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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$4,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

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

Gross:

$102,739 (USA) (3 October 1997)
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This movie really is a kick
28 April 2003 | by (Deep in the Heart of Texas) – See all my reviews

I stumbled across this movie on satellite cable last one night. I was mesmerized - it was SO funny, so well written, and so underplayed. This little independent film has a lot going for it. Michael Rappaport has one of his best roles, James Woods plays a weasel like only he can... this movie is "Pulp Fiction" meets "Slacker" but a lot funnier... Guns, drugs, a lost dog, stolen cars, and LOTS of beer. Check this one out - if you like whimsical "small" films then this one is one for you.


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