Two aspiring boxers, lifelong friends, get involved in a money-laundering scheme through a low-level organized crime group.

Director:

Writer:

Watch Now

From $2.99 (SD) on Amazon Video

ON DISC
1 nomination. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Swingers (1996)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Wannabe actors become regulars in the stylish neo-lounge scene; Trent teaches his friend Mike the unwritten rules of the scene.

Director: Doug Liman
Stars: Vince Vaughn, Heather Graham, Jon Favreau
Short | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

Jim and Dave are brothers. They haven't spoken in years and don't like each other very much, but are forced to come together for a week when their dad dies in Kansas City. Alonzo Mourning ... See full summary »

Director: Todd Sklar
Stars: Hari Leigh, James Pumphrey, Alex Rennie
Box Elder (2008)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Box elder bugs are loud, scary looking, and dependent on group swarming. Yet, they're also completely harmless and extremely passive aggressive. Using this metaphor to address a generation ... See full summary »

Director: Todd Sklar
Stars: Hina Abdullah, Kyle Ayers, Andy Cohen
Awful Nice (2013)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5/10 X  

When Jim - a disenchanted yet highly popular college professor - learns of his father's death, he must track down his deadbeat brother Dave and deliver him to the funeral. Upon arrival, ... See full summary »

Director: Todd Sklar
Stars: Christopher Meloni, Laura Ramsey, Zahn McClarnon
Clay Pigeons (1998)
Comedy | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

Clay (as in the title) is a young man in a small town who witnesses his friend kill himself because of the ongoing affair that Clay was having with the man's wife. Feeling guilty, Clay now ... See full summary »

Director: David Dobkin
Stars: Joaquin Phoenix, Vince Vaughn, Janeane Garofalo
Foodshow (TV Movie 2014)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Director: Todd Sklar
Stars: Chris Nester, Alex Rennie
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
...
Joe Goossen ...
Referee
...
...
...
Wendy (as Reanna Rossi)
...
Best Man
...
Bachelor
Kimberley Davies ...
Bartender (as Kimberly Davies)
...
Elizabeth Barondes ...
Wife
Gary Auerbach ...
Husband
Bill Capizzi ...
Arthur
...
Max
...
Coach
Edit

Storyline

Bobby is a struggling boxer and bodyguard for his stripper girlfriend. But he hates his work and wants to move up. So he agrees to go to New York City for his boss to help in the delivery for a money laundering scheme. His partner in crime is his best friend Ricky, an obnoxious loudmouth who has seen one too many mafia movies. Bobby tries to keep it cool and get the job done, but Ricky's antics threaten to blow the entire situation. Written by <jgp3553@yahoo.com>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

Welcome to disorganized crime


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for pervasive language, some drug use and sexuality | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

|

Release Date:

31 August 2001 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Bcё схвачено!  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Box Office

Budget:

$5,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$118,003 (USA) (13 July 2001)

Gross:

$5,308,707 (USA) (12 October 2001)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Jon's grandmother Joan Favreau cameos as a field trip guide in a scene in Central Park Zoo. In another reference to Swingers (1996), Vaughn's character Ricky asks Favreau's Bobby if he could pick up the "vibes" a girl was sending him. See more »

Goofs

In the last third of the movie, Ricky has a scab on his forehead. Sometimes it's over his left eye and sometimes it's almost in the center of his forehead. See more »

Quotes

[after being yelled at]
Ricky Slade: Well, that's one way to deal with people...
See more »

Crazy Credits

The very last credit is the phrase "Filmed entirely in the United States of America.", under the US stars-and-stripes flag. See more »

Connections

References Real World (1992) See more »

Soundtracks

Do Whutcha Want
Performed by DJ Quik
Written by DJ Quik (as D. Blake), AMG (as J. Lewis), Shock-G (as G. Jacobs),
E. Ellington Humphries III, Money-B (as R. Brooks), E. Campbell, James Alexander (as J. Alexander),
, Charles Leonard Allen (as C. Allen), Michael Edward Beard (as M. Beard), Larry Charles Dodson (as L. Dodson),
, Harvey Joe Henderson (as H. Henderson), Allen Alvoid Jones Jr. (as A. Jones),
, Lloyd Ed Smith (as L. Smith), Winston Allen Stewart (as W. Stewart) and Frank C. Thompson (as F. Thompson)
Published by Warner-Tamerlane Publishing Corp. o/b/o itself and Barkay Music
Courtesy of Arista Records/Profile Records
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Just a couple of expendable guys
22 March 2016 | by (Buffalo, New York) – See all my reviews

If it weren't for Peter Falk playing a middle management Mafia guy this film wouldn't rate as high as it did. After a while stars Jon Favreau and Vince Vaughn are more annoying than entertaining.

Favreau and Vaughn are a couple of Mafia wannabes they want to become Made guys. Of course the last guy who dreamed of that, dreamed no more and that would be Joe Pesci in Goodfellas, a much better film.

Favreau plays a run of the mill boxer with a run of the mill record of 5-5 and one draw. He does some construction work on the side, but his real occupation is bailing out Vaughn from situations he creates with his own big mouth.

Vaughn is a small time hustler who enjoys nothing more than getting over on people even when he doesn't have to. He avoids actual work like the plague and has fixed ideas from the movies about how gangsters should operate.

Falk sends them on an errand to New York City and of course they think they're on the way up. After that the mission is screwed up in every way possible though Vaughn shows some chops in a bad situation. What is learned is that they're on the mission because they're two of the most expendable guys Falk knows.

The audience gets some idea of Favreau's almost unlimited patience after putting up with Vaughn for more than 90 minutes. You'd better have a reservoir of patience to sit through this one.


1 of 1 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?