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Beautiful Creatures (2000)

R  |   |  Comedy, Thriller, Crime  |  19 January 2001 (UK)
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Two girls thrown together by their boyfriends' violence accidentally kill one of them.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
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Dorothy
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Tony
Jake D'Arcy ...
Train Guard
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Petula
Tom Mannion ...
Brian McMinn
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Ronnie McMinn
Paul Doonan ...
Man in Lift
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Garage Attendant
Pauline Lynch ...
Sheena
John Murtagh ...
Man on Beach
Shane Cadzow ...
Small Boy on Beach
Juliet Cadzow ...
Mother on Beach
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Det Insp Hepburn
Stewart Preston ...
Duty Sergeant
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Police Pathologist
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Storyline

One stormy Glasgow night Dorothy and Petula's lives are inextricably thrown together, bonded by a common flaw. Dorothy's on the run from her boyfriend and Petula should be doing the same. Evasion, blackmail, murder, betrayal, revenge and a suitcase loaded with a million quid... it's all there... and then some. Written by Gavin Nelson

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Rated R for strong violence and sexuality, drug use and language | See all certifications »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend:

£106,342 (UK) (19 January 2001)

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ESP 556,250 (Spain) (29 June 2001)
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Quotes

Dorothy: You told me you couldn't drive.
Petula: I can't. Brian was giving me lessons. Well, at least he was screaming filthy abuse at me and punching me in an old Saab.
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Love in the Shadows
Performed by Elizabeth Daily.
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Original, interesting and damn funny!
22 June 2004 | by (Lismore, Australia) – See all my reviews

It really is hit and miss when you pick up a movie that you,ve never heard of before, but being a fan of Rachael Weiz i thought id give it a go.

I was pleasantly surprised. It turned out to be very watchable and made me laugh my ass off. I love a good mystery/comedy. I thought it was witty and original. I also think it was filmed well for an small time movie. So with great humour, original characters and an interesting plot that keeps you guessing what will happen next i think its a thoroughly enjoyable film.

Not to mention the adorable dog Pluto. He was so friendly it made me wonder whether he belonged to the actress playing its owner.


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