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Pups (1999)

R  |   |  Action, Crime, Drama  |  6 July 2000 (Netherlands)
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Two teens impulsively decide to rob a bank, a la Bonnie and Clyde. Quickly they find themselves in over their heads as they are forced to take a bank full of hostages and the FBI are at the... See full summary »

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Wheelchair Man
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Bank Manager
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J.P. / TV Preacher
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Joy
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Mr. Edwards
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Rio (as Suzie Horton)
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Pizza Man (as Uri Ryder)
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Rocky's Dad (as Mathew Fairchild)
Hsa Mann ...
Puppy Seller #1
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Puppy Seller #2 (as Johnny Hawaiian)
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Two teens impulsively decide to rob a bank, a la Bonnie and Clyde. Quickly they find themselves in over their heads as they are forced to take a bank full of hostages and the FBI are at the door. Hostages include a heroin addicted Gulf War vet, the pesky bank manager, a gruff old man, a calm bank employee, and a helpful young woman. The head FBI man must sort through the psychology of all the participants to try to keep the events from escalating. Underlying in all of this is the pure adolescence of the two who initiate the trouble. Written by John Sacksteder <jsackste@bellsouth.net>

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What happens when a kid finds a gun or a gun finds a kid?


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Rated R for violence involving juveniles, strong language including sexual dialogue, and for brief sexuality | See all certifications »
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$4,427 (USA) (31 March 2000)

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$4,427 (USA) (31 March 2000)
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Daniel Bender: Son of a mother fucking bitch!
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Thought provoking
12 September 2003 | by (London, England) – See all my reviews

An excellent film depicting the upsurge of 'meaningless' youth crime and the problems faced by the authorities when having to deal with it (is it OK to shoot children in this situation?).

Maybe not completely realistic but engaging and thought provoking nonetheless.


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