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Mean Guns (1997)

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A gangster boss (Ice-T) has a list of about 100 people who have screwed up at one point or another. Rather than outright killing them, he decides to have a little fun by putting all of them... See full summary »

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Cam
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Hoss
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Little Lucy (as Hunter Lockwood Doughty)
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Commissioner Guildner
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Jerry Montegna
Milan Nicksic ...
Kobolski
Jahi J.J. Zuri ...
Blondie
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A gangster boss (Ice-T) has a list of about 100 people who have screwed up at one point or another. Rather than outright killing them, he decides to have a little fun by putting all of them together in a high security prison, unarmed, and dumping bucketfulls of guns, ammo, and baseball bats on them and letting them kill each other. The final three who survive are given a prize of 10 million dollars. Let chaos reign. Written by <jculver@gonzaga.edu>

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Sparks fly when real killers collide. See more »

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Action | Crime | Thriller

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Rated R for nonstop violence, and for language | See all certifications »

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21 November 1997 (USA)  »

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Dados Viciados  »

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Trivia

In the final stand off scene both Ice-T and Christopher Lambert are doubled because it was shot after they had finished their scheduled scenes. See more »

Goofs

A newspaper clipping with the headline "New Prison Opens Tomorrow" is shown and the text underneath has a spelling error saying "A new prinson opens tomorrow... ". See more »

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Moon: YOU like Mambo?
Lou: Yeah. Makes you want to dance...
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References The Elephant Man (1980) See more »

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Salsipuedes
Written by Anthony Riparetti (as Tony Riparetti), Deric Lynch
Published by Tony Riparetti Music ASCAP
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Mambo and violence, blood and rhythm, a brilliant B movie.
2 May 2003 | by See all my reviews

Yeah, the acting is bad. So was the acting in Evil Dead, but it's a B movie

  • the bad acting is what makes it so good. And I don't know who thought of


using a mambo sound track in an action movie, but it's PERFECT! Mambo is a very passionate form of music normally associated with lust or love, but in this movie it compliments the brutality flawlessly. All the characters in the movie have unique, slightly exaggerated personalities (remember, it's a B movie)... Watching them interact and form shaky alliances while trying to survive the situation is interesting.


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