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Susan's Plan (1998)

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Susan wants her reprehensible ex-husband dead and, in several bungled attempts by henchmen, tries to accomplish the deed. First her boyfriend hires two dim-witted hitmen. Then she hires a ... See full summary »

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Susan Holland
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Sam Myers
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Steve
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Harold Beyers
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Detective Scott
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Penny Myers
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Mrs. Beyers
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Susan wants her reprehensible ex-husband dead and, in several bungled attempts by henchmen, tries to accomplish the deed. First her boyfriend hires two dim-witted hitmen. Then she hires a former biker boyfriend to smother him in the hospital where he is recuperating from the first attempt. Then Zane's former wife figures out what is going on and wants a part of the action. Written by John Sacksteder <jsackste@bellsouth.net>

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Divorce can be murder.

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Rated R for strong violence, sexuality and language | See all certifications »
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28 July 1999 (France)  »

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Dying to Get Rich! ...Susan's Plan  »

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$3,000,000 (estimated)
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After getting so frustrated with the changes the studio made to Blues Brothers 2000 (1998), John Landis decided to make something for himself. This film was the result. See more »

Quotes

Betty Johnson: Hi shortcake, how're you feeling?
Paul Holland: Better now... give me a kiss.
[puckers up, Betty gives him a peck on the lips]
Paul Holland: You call that a kiss?
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Don't Let The Green Grass Fool You
Performed by Wilson Pickett
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We laughed and laughed and laughed!
21 August 1999 | by (Sweden) – See all my reviews

I actually didn't expect this film to very funny, as the cover mostly made it look like more of an action movie - but as it turns out it was very very funny. Great actors, great story and plot twists everywhere! It reminded a bit of "Two Days In L.A." but this one was far better. Most comedies nowadays have enough good jokes in them to last about ten minutes, but John Landis proves that movies like this still can be made.


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