Down 522 this week

Go (1999)

R  |   |  Comedy, Crime, Thriller  |  9 April 1999 (USA)
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.3/10 from 58,102 users   Metascore: 72/100
Reviews: 416 user | 134 critic | 29 from Metacritic.com

Go! tells the story of the events after a drug deal, told from three different points of view.



Watch Trailer
0Check in

Watch Now

From $2.99 on Amazon Video

5 wins & 7 nominations. See more awards »



Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Swingers (1996)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Wannabe actors become regulars in the stylish neo-lounge scene; Trent teaches his friend Mike the unwritten rules of the scene.

Director: Doug Liman
Stars: Vince Vaughn, Heather Graham, Jon Favreau
Getting In (1994)
Comedy | Romance | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

Gabriel Higgs has failed to get into Johns Hopkins to study medicine. He's sixth on a list of backup candidates, and must persuade the five people ahead of him to drop out. Gabriel has a ... See full summary »

Director: Doug Liman
Stars: Stephen Mailer, Grahame Wood, Kristy Swanson
Made (2001)
Comedy | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Two aspiring boxers, lifelong friends, get involved in a money-laundering scheme through a low-level organized crime group.

Director: Jon Favreau
Stars: Vince Vaughn, Jon Favreau, Joe Goossen
Comedy | Crime | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Martin Blank is a professional assassin. He is sent on a mission to a small Detroit suburb, Grosse Pointe, and, by coincidence, his ten-year high school reunion party is taking place there at the same time.

Director: George Armitage
Stars: John Cusack, Minnie Driver, Dan Aykroyd
Horror | Mystery | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

The new kid in town stumbles across something sinister about the town's method of transforming its unruly teens into upstanding citizens.

Director: David Nutter
Stars: James Marsden, Katie Holmes, Nick Stahl
Comedy | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

The story of a girl who is willing to do anything to become Valedictorian, even if it means murdering the teacher that stands in her way.

Director: Kevin Williamson
Stars: Helen Mirren, Marisa Coughlan, Katie Holmes
Human Traffic (1999)
Comedy | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Five friends spend one lost weekend in a mix of music, love and club culture.

Director: Justin Kerrigan
Stars: John Simm, Lorraine Pilkington, Shaun Parkes
Election (1999)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

A high school teacher's personal life becomes complicated as he works with students during the school elections, particularly with an obsessive overachiever determined to become student body president.

Director: Alexander Payne
Stars: Matthew Broderick, Reese Witherspoon, Chris Klein
Chasing Amy (1997)
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Holden and Banky are comic book artists. Everything's going good for them until they meet Alyssa, also a comic book artist. Holden falls for her, but his hopes are crushed when he finds out she's gay.

Director: Kevin Smith
Stars: Ben Affleck, Joey Lauren Adams, Ethan Suplee
Traffic (2000)
Crime | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

A conservative judge is appointed by the President to spearhead America's escalating war against drugs, only to discover that his teenage daughter is a crack addict. Two DEA agents protect an informant. A jailed drug baron's wife attempts to carry on the family business.

Director: Steven Soderbergh
Stars: Michael Douglas, Benicio Del Toro, Catherine Zeta-Jones
11:14 (2003)
Comedy | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

The events leading up to an 11:14 PM car crash, from five very different perspectives.

Director: Greg Marcks
Stars: Henry Thomas, Colin Hanks, Ben Foster
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

The adventures of incoming high school and junior high students on the last day of school, in May of 1976.

Director: Richard Linklater
Stars: Jason London, Wiley Wiggins, Matthew McConaughey


Cast overview, first billed only:
Stringy Haired Woman
Nathan Bexton ...
Ballerina Girl
Rita Bland ...
Dancing Register Woman
Track Suit Guy
Scott Hass ...
Raver Dude
Anorexic Girl


Told from three perspectives, a story of a bunch of young Californians trying to get some cash, do and deal some drugs, score money and sex in Las Vegas, and generally experience the rush of life. Written by Vladimir Zelevinsky <vz@alum.mit.edu>

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis


When the lights go down, the world is yours. See more »


Comedy | Crime | Thriller

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

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

Parents Guide:





Release Date:

9 April 1999 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Viviendo sin límites  »

Box Office


$6,500,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$4,706,795 (USA) (9 April 1999)


£2,217,926 (UK) (1 October 1999)

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs


Sound Mix:

| |


Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
See  »

Did You Know?


'Sarah Polley' has said in interviews, she only took the role because she loved the line in the opening scene: "...and look how far it got you." See more »


The phone call between Todd and Simon, in which they talk about the rave and Simon mentions that he knows Claire (who is in the room, as insurance, with Todd), is shown twice. However, they don't coincide with the proper times. When the scene is shown from Todd's perspective, it is night time when he is on the phone with Simon. When the same call is shown from Simon's perspective, it is day time. But Los Angeles and Las Vegas are in the same time zone. See more »


Burke: Listen, I just want to make a deal here. Can we make a deal?
Ronna: Who the hell are you? Monty Hall?
See more »

Crazy Credits

Alley Cat... Princess Leah Lucky Buttons See more »


References Magnum Force (1973) See more »


Let Your Love Flow
Written by Larry Williams (as Larry E. Williams)
Performed by Bellamy Brothers
Courtesy of Curb Records, Inc.
By Arrangement with Warner Special Products
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

2 November 2001 | by See all my reviews

A little gem of a movie, an excellent follow-up (but not sequel) to the fantastic "Swingers".

Sarah Polley is worth the price of admission alone, for her excellent performance. She is supported by an equally excellent cast including Taye Diggs, Scott Wolf, Katie Holmes, Jay Mohr, and Timothy Olyphant - among others.

Many viewed this movie as being an MTV version of Tarantino's "Pulp Fiction" and, while this may to an extent me true, it is obviously much more than that; and an excellent stand-alone movie of it's own.

Split into 3 separate storylines which clash and collide along the way, finally merging as the movie comes to a close, this movie constantly keeps the viewer on edge; and provides an excellent example of the drug/club etc. scene of the 90's and 00's.

Favourite scene has to be: where the teens in the car (in the first storyline) are convinced they're 'going up', as they believe they're on Es - but are really on aspirin and allergy medicine! Fantastic!!!!

Funny, edgy, fast-paced with a sharp script, strong cast, and excellent soundtrack.

8 of 10 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
No Mobile Phones bigbud_120
One Major Flaw gvtempest
Todd hfraser72-966-845860
Uncredited music--any one know the name/artist of this song? zachborst
Discuss Go (1999) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for: