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Six Ways to Sunday (1997)

R  |   |  Comedy, Crime, Drama  |  5 March 1999 (USA)
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Eighteen-year-old mothers' son Harry (he lives with his overprotective mother Kate) shows his cruel side at one occasion and is hired as hitman/enforcer by the Jewish mob.

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Kate Odum
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Arnie Finklestein
Paul D'Amato ...
Fishetti
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Madden
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Abie 'The Bug' Pinkwise
Kathy Lee Hart ...
Waitress
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Hyman
Eugene Leong ...
Angry Chinese Man
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Benjamin Taft
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Rudolph Sax
Elina Löwensohn ...
Iris
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Louis Varga
Anna Marie Wieder ...
Madame Royce
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Eighteen-year-old mothers' son Harry (he lives with his overprotective mother Kate) shows his cruel side at one occasion and is hired as hitman/enforcer by the Jewish mob. Written by Anonymous

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Comedy | Crime | Drama

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

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5 March 1999 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Angalia me to thanato  »

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Budget:

$2,500,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$9,521 (USA) (5 March 1999)

Gross:

$51,617 (USA) (28 May 1999)
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In one scene, Harry is sitting in a cafe, and the Blondie song "Sunday Girl" is playing in the background. 'Debbie Harry', who plays Harry's mother, Kate, is the lead singer of Blondie. See more »

Quotes

Abie 'The Bug' Pinkwise: Max's Maxims: First: Buy now, save later. Having money and not flashing it is strictly for Gentiles. No offense. Second: Never forget the people who got you there. Charity and generosity don't just make sense, they make dollars. Do right by your community and your community will do right by you. And finally if you do get caught, God forbid, Don't snitch... it's better to do time than end up in an alley with a knife in your back.
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Debbie Harry Rocks!
2 April 2001 | by (USA) – See all my reviews

If you are a big Debbie Harry/Blondie fan, this movie is for you. I can't get over how great of an actress she is, and some of the "things" she does and says in this movie. She even has a flashback to when she was younger, and she's singing like she did in Blondie, not to mention that in one scene, the Blondie song "Sunday Girl" is playing in the background.

"Six Ways to Sunday" is about a kid, Harry Odum, who finds connections to make money by working for the mob. He lives with his mother Kate (Debbie Harry), and has a very close relationship with her. (Later in the movie, you'll see just how "close" they are!) This is a very dark comedy, great acting, great story, a great movie. Movies require you to think too.

Please watch this if you get the chance. If you don't like it, it's not that much of a waste of money. I got the DVD for $9.99, so I'm sure the video, or a rental copy, is much much cheaper. And like I said, Debbie Harry is terrific in this movie, as well as the rest of the cast. And when the film is over, and you watch the screen fade to black after the last scene as the credits roll, you'll think, "what a move."


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