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A group of thieves attempt to rob an art gallery, but when plans backfire and one of the men winds up dead, the group head down south, running afoul of the law. Along the way, they meet up with a seductive con artist with ideas of her own. Written by Anonymous

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It was a simple $15 million art heist... until she walked into the picture.

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David Caruso and Linda Fiorentino reunite after Jade (1995) from Paramount Pictures and William Friedkin. See more »

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Hobbs: [Chino has tossed Booker down a storm drain, & replaced the grate; Hobbs shoots Booker through the grate] He's good. Let's go
Chino: No. I think we should say somethin'. I mean c'mon, we're all Catholic, you know
Hobbs: [looks down to] Booker? Earlier, Chino tried to grab your cock; I wouldn't let 'im. Amen.
[to Chino]
Hobbs: 'K? Let's go
Chino: Amen
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Blatantly derivative crime flick.
31 October 2003 | by See all my reviews

"Body Count" copies "Reservoir Dogs" so closely that it's a wonder Tarantino didn't sue its makers (or maybe he was simply flattered). The plot (concerning the aftermath of a daring art museum heist, which we only see in flashbacks), the irrelevant/"philosophical" dialogue, the violent, constantly sparring partners-in-crime....NOTHING is fresh in this movie, everything feels forced, tired and second-hand. The characters are extraordinarily stupid; they are supposed to be these big-shot criminals but they behave in the most unprofessional manner possible, doing everything they can to screw up their own plans. Still, the film is not unwatchable; John Lequizamo does a good job of playing a complete sleazebag, and there are a couple of twists at the end. As for the rest of the cast, Ving Rhames keeps his dignity but the great Forest Whitaker is wasted and David Caruso and (especially) Linda Fiorentino are awful. (**)


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