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The Stray (2000)

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After a drifter is struck by a car the driver offers to take him back from the hospital to her home in order to nurse him back to health...which turns out to be one of the biggest mistakes of her life.

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Kate Grayson
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Gil Draper
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Carl
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Tanya
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Keith (as Bailey Luetgert)
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Walter
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Collin
Leslie Ishii ...
Dr. Kaplan
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Gloria Pendleton
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Tate
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Chief James
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Kate Grayson is a business woman living with her detective partner Ben. That is until Gil Draper, comes crashing literally (more or less) into their lives after bouncing off her car. Upon learning this seemingly homeless drifter has been on the streets for some considerable lengthy time. Kate despite her boyfriend's objections decides to let Gil recuperate in the garage of her guest cottage. However both her family and his share a connected history and beneath Gil's friendly peaceful exterior lies a concealed grudge, dominant until now. Written by ????

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Old grudges die hard.

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Rated R for violence, language and a scene of sexuality | See all certifications »
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13 January 2004 (Finland)  »

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Gil Draper: [During the explanation of his motives] Then my father was betrayed... cheated out of his finances, by his business father.
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13 January 2005 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

The Stray is a good action thriller and i don't understand why all the bad comments are made about it. OK, so it may not have as much action as Die Hard or be as mysterious as Mystic River, but if you want a movie you can munch popcorn to and be at the edge of your seat, this is the movie for you! Michael Madsen has stunning performances in it, as well as the rest of the crew! This is basically a mysterious/action/thriller that boys will love because of the action and girls will love because of.. well, Michael Madsen! If you are very impatient, however, and like stories to start straight away, without not tensity, then better give this a miss and rent out Jackie Brown..


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