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Susan's Plan (1998)

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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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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Dying to Get Rich! ...Susan's Plan  »

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$3,000,000 (estimated)
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Three of this films stars Michael Biehn, Billy Zane and Thomas Haden Church also all appeared in Tombstone. See more »

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Paul Holland: [to Betty] I met you through Susan, didn't I? You know how much she has to gain if I die before I rewrite my will, you do know that don't you?
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Um Huh My Baby
Written by Harold Barrage, Willie Dixon
Performed by Billy 'The Kid' Emerson'
Courtesy of Hip-O Records
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Funny until the ending
30 April 2000 | by (Melbourne, Australia) – See all my reviews

Right up until the ending, I had been enjoying this film. It's dark humour and well defined characters brought together by a great cast. It was very interesting to watch Michael Biehn play someone very different to his usual characters.

The only (and unfortunately, quite a major) drawback to this film was its ending, which made it look like the writer ran out of ideas and after deciding they were bored, quickly slammed on a hurried ending.

I gave this film a 6/10 (because mainly, the ending killed the whole film for me).


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