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Beyond the City Limits (2001)

R  |   |  Drama, Crime  |  5 May 2002 (Sweden)
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Three women outsmart unsavory men who try to cheat them out of their take in an almost-botched casino heist.

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The Russians smalltime crooks Sergei Akotia and Yuri plan to hold up two million dollars from a casino with the inside information of the security guard Troy and the support of two dirty cops. When the two cops are killed, they decide to call off the heist and they kick out their girlfriends Misha and Lexi. Misha and Lexi meet an old friend of Misha, Helena Toretti, who is in a divorce process with the bored and upset detective Jack. The trio plots revenge against the guys and decide to rob the casino with Troy. But the plan turns upside-down with unpredictable events. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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Three friends. Two million dollars. One opportunity. See more »

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Rated R for strong violence, sexuality, language and drug content | See all certifications »
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Bloodstains appear and disappear on the safe door wall. See more »

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Misha: A little dehydrated, are we?
Lexi: Just a little bit.
Helena Toretti: Why are you doing this shit?
Lexi: It makes me feel good, stupid.
Misha: So the guys are fucked, we're being fucked and you to throw in a heroin-addict into it all?
Lexi: You're overreacting a bit. I don't have a habit!
Misha: Oh, no? Right. Could you delude yourself a little bit more? You've been clean for six months!
Lexi: You know, I'm so glad I came here.
Misha: For six months you were clean!
Lexi: This is so fun.
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I want my time back.
15 April 2004 | by See all my reviews

Ok, I just want to say, if Gaston wanted a Russian accent, why didn't she get a Russian person? I mean, I know that it's ok sometimes to change for a role, but Denisof's accent sucked. I am normally a fan of both him, and Alyson Hannigan, but please! The movie was a waste of time. I watched it twice, just to reassure myself that it really was crap and I didn't look over some hidden meaning in every scene.

I know that the same POV the entire movie gets boring, but how many times did the editor's have to change it? None of the scenes make much sense, either. I literally didn't get the point of half of them, unless they were there just to confuse the audience. I just hope that when I start directing, my movies won't get as many horrible reviews as this one did.


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