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The movie opens in a Los Angeles convenience store one late Monday night, where a smalltime drug dealer named Nick (Aaron Eckhart) is trying to decide what coffee brand to buy. His ex-lover... See full summary »

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The movie opens in a Los Angeles convenience store one late Monday night, where a smalltime drug dealer named Nick (Aaron Eckhart) is trying to decide what coffee brand to buy. His ex-lover Dallas (Paulina Porizkova) and fellow hitman Billy Hill (James LeGros) are getting impatient and tell him to hurry up. Conflicts between Nick and the cashier (Luck Hari) ensue, resulting in Dallas shooting the cashier dead. Though the three attempt to cover up the crime, they are forced to also shoot a police officer (Bari K. Willerford) when he discovers blood on the ground. Written by peter markov

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They say the past always catches up with you. This could be the day.


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Rated R for strong violence, sexuality, language and drug use | See all certifications »

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25 September 1998 (UK)  »

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Bloody Thursday  »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$1,971 (USA) (13 November 1998)

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$1,971 (USA) (13 November 1998)
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Ball-Peen's apartment number is 666. See more »

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The sound of the air flowing through the water in the bong is fake (bubbling). At one point Casey is talking to Ice as you hear the bubbling sound. See more »

Quotes

Nick: Ballpean's Casa, 7 o'clock.
Casey: Where the fuck a nigger get a name like that?
Nick: You seen Little Nigger's arm, right?
Casey: Oh, yeah.
Nick: That's why they call him Ballpean.
Casey: He broke Jimmy's arm?
Nick: With a 10-pound ballpean hammer. Three years ago, Lester James, AKA Ballpean, was a big stud motherfucker. Had a stable of bitches he fucked on a regular basis, but every couple of weeks he went out to get some strange...
Nick: One night Lester finds himself in this titty bar, and this KNOCKOUT white girl named Raven is just ...
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References Pulp Fiction (1994) See more »

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Written by Glenn Plummer and Johann Langlie
Performed by Glenn Plummer
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Excellent thriller; highly amusing but extremely violent
3 November 2001 | by (missouri) – See all my reviews

The movie is a riot - hilariously funny yet graphically violent. Just when you think you can't take any more it gives you more. Great thiller. The cast is excellent and the plot is very convincing. The past does indeed catch up with our hero, but right(?) prevails.


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