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Go (1999)

 -  Comedy | Crime | Thriller  -  9 April 1999 (USA)
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Go! tells the story of the events after a drug deal, told from three different points of view.

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Storyline

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>

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A weekend wasted is never a wasted weekend. See more »

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Comedy | Crime | Thriller

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

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

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9 April 1999 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Viviendo sin límites  »

Box Office

Budget:

$6,500,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

£481,471 (UK) (3 September 1999)

Gross:

£2,217,926 (UK) (1 October 1999)
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Writer John August had originally intended "Go" to be a short film. The original screenplay was made up basically of the "Ronna" part of the script. The other two sections were added to explain why Simon went to Las Vegas and who Adam & Zack are. See more »

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When Adam is talking on the phone at Burke's house, the hand he's holding the phone in changes from shot to shot. See more »

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Adam: Is it safe to have a radio attached to my balls like this?
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References Die Hard (1988) See more »

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Scatter & Swing
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GO C IT!
2 November 2001 | by (Cork, Ireland) – 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.


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