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Diamonds (1999)

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Mystery about an ex-prizefighter who embarks on a journey to find 13 missing diamonds.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Harry Agensky
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Lance Agensky
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Michael Agensky
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Sin-Dee
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Moses Agensky
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Sugar
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Tiffany
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Roseanne Agensky
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Border Guard
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Tarzan (as Val Bisiglio)
Allan Aaron Katz ...
Mugger
Roy Conrad ...
Pit Boss
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Gambler
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June
Liz Gandara ...
Roxanne
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Storyline

Boxing champion Harry Agensky, the Polish Prince, now an elderly widower and a stroke victim, takes speech lessons and fears confinement in an old age home. He convinces his son Lance and grandson Michael to take him to Reno to look for diamonds he stashed, his payoff when he threw a fight years before. Lance doesn't believe the diamond story but wants a last trip with dad, and all three have father-son issues to work out. After some gambling, they head for a brothel where each needs psychological intervention from a prostitute. Then it's time to find out if the diamonds really exist and if a road trip together can strengthen familial bonds. Written by <jhailey@hotmail.com>

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Hunting for buried treasure was never this much fun.

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Comedy | Mystery

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Rated PG-13 on appeal for sexual content, drug use and language | See all certifications »
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Release Date:

18 February 2000 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

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Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$7,837 (USA) (10 December 1999)

Gross:

$81,897 (USA) (18 February 2000)
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Forty-nine years before Kirk Douglas and Lauren Bacall starred together in Young Man with a Horn (1950). See more »

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Harry Agensky: Never fuck with the Polish Prince!
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Kirk Douglas- WOW!
17 May 2001 | by (Wheat Ridge, Colorado) – See all my reviews

I saw this movie on the rack at the video store and decided to rent it. I thought the movie was well written, and the kid (Allred) was great, BUT Kirk Douglas' performance was superb and overpowering. He made me laugh out loud. I had my next-door neighbors watch it to confirm my thoughts. They couldn't stop laughing. A must-see film!!!


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