In order to foil an extortion plot, an FBI agent undergoes a face-transplant surgery and assumes the identity and physical appearance of a ruthless terrorist, but the plan turns from bad to worse when the same criminal impersonates the cop.
A loyal and dedicated Hong Kong inspector teams up with a reckless and loudmouthed LAPD detective to rescue the Chinese Consul's kidnapped daughter, while trying to arrest a dangerous crime lord along the way.
Car theft in Long Beach went down 47% when Randall "Memphis" Raines walked away from the life. He gets dragged back into it by assuming the job his brother Kip screwed up for stolen-car broker Raymond Calitri: steal 50 exotic cars and have them on a container ship by 8 AM Friday morning, and he got this news on a Monday. With Calitri threatening to kill him and Kip, and the police GRAB unit breathing down his neck, Memphis reassembles his old crew and attempts to pull off the logistically impossible. Written by
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When Memphis confronts Calitri after being rescued by Kip and
Atley, he chases him into his office, where Calitri retrieves a gun from his desk drawer. The gun appears to be a compact 9mm, or .380 semi-auto. You can hear the sound of the slide being racked to load the first round, but Calitri pulls the gun out, and fires in one motion. He never racks the slide. See more »
Raines! Memphis Raines!
Do I know you?
Well, you should know me, considering all the business you screwed up for me in the past, baby.
What can I do for you?
Well, I'll tell you what you can do for me. Get out of Long Beach, tonight.
I'm just here for a few days, I'm here on some family business.
Word on the street is that Raymond Calitri hired you and your brother for a top order, a order that should have gone to me.
That's not the way it went down, Johnnie...
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Before the end credits begin the screen goes black. When this happens we hear Memphis' car stall and he says "Oh don't do this to me!" See more »
Written by Blake Smith, Mike Willison and Michael Brown
Performed by Caviar
Which Contains a Sample of "Pretty Ballerina"
Performed by The Left Banke
Courtesy of The Island/Def Jam Music Group
Under License from Universal Music Enterprises See more »
GONE IN 60 SECONDS was one of the most fun experiences I've had at the theater in the last couple of years. Though a little too long and not really full of action until the final twenty minutes, it moves well and has a good cast: Nicolas Cage, Will Patton, Robert Duvall, Giovanni Ribisi, Delroy Lindo, Christopher Eccleston, and others. Angelina Jolie is the only weak point. She's in desperate need of a talented hairstylist, and while she's hardly a good actress, she really doesn't do much in the film when you look at it, which is a good thing. But the film has style and a good pace, with some great theft scenes, well-spotted humor, and a final chase that (while not among the greatest ever filmed) is certainly a wild ride. GONE IN 60 SECONDS isn't a great film, but it sure as hell is fun.
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