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Jerry and Tom (1998)

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Tom and Jerry are two hit men, they work by day at a third-rate second-hand car dealership. Tom is a veteran and Jerry is a novice in their business, and their attitude toward their ... See full summary »

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Tom
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Jerry
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Billy
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The Guy Who Loved Vicki
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Vic
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Karl
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Stanley
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Deb
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Vicki Torrance
Dwayne McLean ...
'B' Movie Bad Guy #1
Billy Oliver ...
'B' Movie Bad Guy #2
C.J. Fidler ...
'B' Movie Actress (as C.J. Fiddler)
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Jacki
Graeme Millington ...
Brad
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Sandra
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Storyline

Tom and Jerry are two hit men, they work by day at a third-rate second-hand car dealership. Tom is a veteran and Jerry is a novice in their business, and their attitude toward their profession differs a lot. It shows when Tom is required to kill his old friend Karl. Written by Anonymous

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Two little words. Two huge, little words ... See more »

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Comedy | Crime | Drama

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Rated R for violence and pervasive language | See all certifications »

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4 December 1998 (Canada)  »

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$5,000,000 (estimated)
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Directorial debut of Saul Rubinek. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Tom: You want us to take the hood off for a while?
Stanley: No thanks.
Tom: Could be a while, make it easier to breathe...
Stanley: I'm okay.
Tom: Suit yourself.
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Mannish Boy
Written by Melvin London, Bo Diddley and Muddy Waters
Performed by Muddy Waters
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Clever, fun, and beautifully filmed
7 August 1999 | by (Salt Lake City, UT) – See all my reviews

I saw Jerry and Tom at the 1998 Sundance Film Festival. As said by a previous commentator, I can't believe this film never found wide release. It is a fun, clever, and beautifully made film. This was Rubinek's directorial debut but you'd never know by watching. Rubinek brought out wonderful acting efforts by all. One of the most entertaining elements of the film was his use of seamless transitions from story to story in the film. After the showing at Sundance, Rubinek did a Q&A session where he noted that these were sometimes technically very difficult to accomplish.

I cannot recommend this film highly enough. If you see it in video, rent and enjoy.


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