MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 10,338 this week

Butter (1998)

R  |   |  Action, Thriller  |  13 October 1998 (USA)
3.9
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 3.9/10 from 312 users  
Reviews: 9 user | 3 critic

Corrupt record company executives kill a singing sensation with a drug overdose rather than letting her leave their label and join another company. They then frame her cousin/manager for ... See full summary »

Watch Trailer
0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

From $2.99 on Amazon Instant Video

ON DISC

IMDb Picks: May

Visit our IMDb Picks section to see our recommendations of movies and TV shows coming out in May, sponsored by COVERGIRL.

Visit the IMDb Picks section

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 22 titles
created 01 May 2012
 
a list of 9984 titles
created 26 Jun 2012
 
a list of 46 titles
created 04 Aug 2012
 
a list of 25 titles
created 31 Jan 2013
 
a list of 120 titles
created 03 May 2014
 

Related Items

Search for "Butter" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Butter (1998)

Butter (1998) on IMDb 3.9/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Butter.

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Hav Plenty (1997)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Lee Plenty is an almost broke would-be novelist and Havilland Savage is rich and very beautiful woman and his friend. When she invites him to her home for New Year's Eve, they start to ... See full summary »

Director: Christopher Scott Cherot
Stars: Christopher Scott Cherot, Chenoa Maxwell, Tammi Katherine Jones
Motives (Video 2004)
Thriller | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

Motive is an edgy thriller that centers around Emery Simms, a highly educated and successful business tycoon who happens to be married to the quintessential wife Constance. Things go ... See full summary »

Director: Craig Ross Jr.
Stars: Vivica A. Fox, Shemar Moore, Golden Brooks
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

A disc jockey invites a relationship therapist as an on-air guest. They explore LA relationship struggles through three different callers' unbelievable stories, and in the process the DJ discovers his own love issues.

Director: Tyler Maddox-Simms
Stars: Terrence Howard, Monica Calhoun, Robin Givens
Motives 2 (Video 2007)
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5/10 X  

It's been three years since Emery Simms was wrongfully imprisoned for a murder he didn't commit. Emery's best friend Brandon (Blakemore) and ex-wife Connie (Fox) are now married, running a ... See full summary »

Director: Aaron Courseault
Stars: Brian White, Vivica A. Fox, Sean Blakemore
Sunset Park (1996)
Drama | Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

A white school teacher takes over a talented, but undisciplined black high school basketball team and turns them into a winning team.

Director: Steve Gomer
Stars: Rhea Perlman, Fredro Starr, Carol Kane
Lovesickness (2007)
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

A three-part look at the ironies of love, with stories that involve a young boy, a hostage situation, and a divorced elderly couple caught in a love triangle.

Directors: Carlitos Ruiz Ruiz, Mariem Pérez Riera
Stars: Luis Guzmán, Teresa Hernández, Fernando Tarrazo
Valerie Flake (1999)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

A boozing, recently widowed young woman gives every one she comes into contact with a hard time. Initially, the viewer is led to believe that her attitude is because of the death of her ... See full summary »

Director: John Putch
Stars: Susan Traylor, Jay Underwood, Christina Pickles
Double Tap (1997)
Action | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

A drug-lord targets an undercover FBI agent and the hit man she falls in love with while tracking.

Director: Greg Yaitanes
Stars: Stephen Rea, Heather Locklear, Peter Greene
L'invité (2007)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

Unemployed for three years, Gerard has landed a job in Indonesia. To start off on the right foot with his "team leader", Gerard invites him to dinner. Considering his wife's lack of ... See full summary »

Director: Laurent Bouhnik
Stars: Daniel Auteuil, Valérie Lemercier, Thierry Lhermitte
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

Some of French cinema's best known faces appear in this light hearted comedy about people's relationships with money.

Director: Philippe Le Guay
Stars: Fabrice Luchini, Vincent Lindon, Camille Japy
Boudu (2005)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

Light-hearted, social comedy about the house guest from Hell. A modern remake of Renoir's classic film about a vagabond saved from drowning.

Director: Gérard Jugnot
Stars: Gérard Depardieu, Gérard Jugnot, Constance Dollé
Box Marley (2000)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
Director: Christopher Scott Cherot
Stars: Richard Bird, Jamie Burton-Oare, Christopher Scott Cherot
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Freddy Roland
...
Carmen Jones
...
Curtis '8-Ball' Harris
...
Rick Damon
...
Benzo Al
...
Dexter Banks (as Terrence Dashon Howard)
...
Khaleed
...
Blusette Ford (as Salli Richardson)
...
House
Badja Djola ...
Roscoe
Nick Corello ...
Marrotta
...
Visconti
...
Dina
Adjoa Middleton ...
Trinidad
Esauron Vaughan ...
Rapper
Edit

Storyline

Corrupt record company executives kill a singing sensation with a drug overdose rather than letting her leave their label and join another company. They then frame her cousin/manager for the murder forcing him to go on the run and to try to get the goods on the real killers. Written by John Sacksteder <jsackste@bellsouth.net>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

Number One... With A Bullet!

Genres:

Action | Thriller

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for some graphic violence, strong language and brief nudity
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

13 October 1998 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Never 2 Big  »

Filming Locations:


Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Currently, the movie goes by Never 2 Big See more »

Goofs

Freddy pulls up in a Dodge Viper at Carmen's house. When they try to get away, Freddy hits his panic button to his car and the car explodes; the car is no longer a Dodge Viper. Looks like a Ferrari body kit. See more »

Quotes

Rick Damon: Never too big...
8-Ball: To say hello.
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
pure unadultered crap
12 August 2002 | by (Tampa, FL) – See all my reviews

I happened to catch this movie last night on tv. Nevertheless, it was sunday and I live in a town where tumbleweeds are more lively than the actual citizens. Anyway, this movie was pure unadultered crap. The direction was crap, some decent acting, and the sets looked like those of a shitty american soap opera. This movie was a joke, if I kept on watching it was because my only other option was some Martha Stewart show, and i Can't put up with that since my liver is about to give up on me. Well, skip this at all costs, it is not worth a penny.


9 of 15 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Creamy Guuuuudness! Roland_Tha_Cartridge_Spenda
Not the worst movie deirdre2361
Discuss Butter (1998) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?