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Free Money (1998)

R  |   |  Comedy, Crime  |  3 December 1998 (Singapore)
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Walrus-like warden, Sven "Swede" Sorenson, a cross between Bluto and Wimpy, runs the prison, murders convicts who escape, and has the FBI on his trail in the form of agent Karen Polarski, ... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
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Warden Sven 'The Swede' Sorenson
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Judge Rolf Rausenberger
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Larry
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Bud Dyerson (as Charles Sheen)
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Agent Karen Polarski
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New Warden
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Ned Jebee
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Lauter (as JP Bergeron)
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Louis
Roc LaFortune ...
Dwayne
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The Turk
Christin Watson ...
Inga Sorenson
Holly Watson ...
Liv Sorenson
James Hyndman ...
Mack
Frank Fontaine ...
Sheriff Earl Knudsen
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Walrus-like warden, Sven "Swede" Sorenson, a cross between Bluto and Wimpy, runs the prison, murders convicts who escape, and has the FBI on his trail in the form of agent Karen Polarski, the daughter of the town's corrupt judge. Swede's twins tell their father they're pregnant (they aren't), so he pushes their dim boyfriends, Bud and Larry, into shotgun marriages. He also turns his sons-in-law into slave labor, so Bud hatches an escape plan: to rob a train carrying old bills to the mint for burning. Larry's his reluctant accomplice. When Bud is captured and railroaded into Swede's jail, his death looks certain, until he hatches yet another plan that requires Larry's help. Written by <jhailey@hotmail.com>

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Right scheme, wrong guys!

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Comedy | Crime

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Rated R for some violence, language and sexuality | See all certifications »
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3 December 1998 (Singapore)  »

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$30,000,000 (estimated)
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Charlie Sheen's father, Martin Sheen, has a brief cameo near the end of the film. This film is also a reunion for Martin Sheen and his Apocalypse Now (1979) co-star Marlon Brando. See more »

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Referenced in Showbiz Today: Episode dated 23 August 1997 (1997) See more »

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Not an oscar winner but really funny !!!!
9 August 2000 | by (Casablanca) – See all my reviews

I have to say i only saw this movie because of Mira Sorvino , but i enjoyed everything else in it too . But i should have known . You get Charles Sheen , Donald Sutherland and The Godfather himself , Marlon Brando together and you get a great movie. Brando is just amazing in his bad guy role and Sheen shows he´s still a great actor , and makes us forget all his true life problems . Sorvino shows her beauty in the few scenes she has . The twin girls are hilarious in their role . And as a special guest you have Martin Sheen too , which i have to say cracked me up . In the end you have a light , very entertaining , funny movie . SEE IT . Its worth your time .


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