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Frogs for Snakes (1998)

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Eva is a legit actress, who also does debt collecting jobs on the side for her ex-husband, loan shark Al. She doesn't want to go on with collecting, but Al asks her to do one last job, finding a missing $600,000 stolen from him by Flav.





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Cast overview, first billed only:
José Rafael Arango ...
Doorman (as Jose Rafael Arango)
Flo (as Nikki Arlyn)
David Deblinger ...
Zak Kerkoulas ...
Augie Santana
Linda Mancini ...
Myrna L'Hatsky


A group of unemployed theater actors survive by working as illegal money collectors. The loan shark they are working for owns an Off-Broadway theater. As he decided to play "American Buffalo" there, a bloody battle for the favorite roles begin. Written by Soeren Ney <SoerenNey@aol.com>

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They collect for the mob. But they'd rather act. Expect killer performances. See more »


Comedy | Crime | Thriller

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for strong violence, sexuality and sex-related dialogue, language and some drug use | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

14 August 1998 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Delitti d'autore  »

Filming Locations:

Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$12,191 (USA) (21 May 1999)


$20,693 (USA) (28 May 1999)

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Production Co:

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Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?


Even though Ron Perlman is billed on the cover/poster for this film, he is only in two scenes, and only one is a dialogue scene. See more »


Gascone: [Eva left acting class] So when are you coming back to class?
Eva: Never.
Gascone: It's a shame, little Eva. You're the only one I ever picked to make it. You got fucking talent, you know? You got a fucking gift.
Eva: Yeah, well, I got lots of gifts.
Gascone: Yeah, I know...
[looking at the breakfeast menu]
Gascone: ... I don't know why I bother browsing this fucking thing. I know the fucking thing by heart. I always order the same fucking thing.
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Crazy Credits

No animals were harmed during the making of this film. See more »


References The Third Man (1949) See more »


Delivery For Mr. Rilke
Written and Performed by Jeffrey Howard
Courtesy of Viking Productions and Jeffrey Howard Music (ASCAP)
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A Cross between Crap...
28 December 2003 | by (T DOT) – See all my reviews

and a really HUGE warm pile of crap. This stinker can be smelled from a country mile away. Dont go too close or might get some on you. Idiotic story and even worse acting..if thats possible. Run! and dont look back, or you may just turn into a pillar of salt.

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