A drug dealer introduces one of his customers, a 'speed freak', to the man who runs the meth lab. A crazy three-day adventure ensues.

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A drug dealer introduces one of his customers, a 'speed freak', to the man who runs the meth lab. A crazy three-day adventure ensues.

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the ultimate speed freak's tale. See more »

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Comedy | Crime | Drama

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Rated R for pervasive drug content, strong sexuality, language and some violence | See all certifications »

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7 February 2003 (Norway)  »

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The Cook  »

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Budget:

$2,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$15,160 (USA) (14 March 2003)

Gross:

$410,241 (USA) (16 May 2003)
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The film was shot in 22 days. See more »

Goofs

When Ross arrives to The Cook motel room, by the time that Nikki is going to work to the strip club, The Cook is wearing black and white sneakers, then right ahead, after threatening Ross, is wearing cowboy boots. See more »

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Moustache Cop: [pointing gun] Drop the cheese puffs, ma'am!
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In the Opening Credits, Each character has his or her own logo See more »

Connections

References Requiem for a Dream (2000) See more »

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Not So Cool
(Markus Karlsson, Andreas Karlsson, Tommy Andersson & Anders Bjorlund)
Performed by Turpentines
Courtesy of MNW Records Group / White Jazz
Under license of Regatta Phase / WarnerChappell Music Scandinavia AB
By kind permission of Warner/Chappell Music Ltd
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People looking for a plot are missing the point
12 October 2004 | by (Whitefish, Montana) – See all my reviews

This movie is a realistic portrayal of the meth lifestyle, not because it's a realistic movie, but because it's a bunch of tweakers very busy doing nothing. My friend and I laughed during the whole movie because we both knew people who fit the characters in the film perfectly. If you don't know anyone into drugs this movie probably won't appeal to you. The moviemakers get a lot of facets of the lifestyle spot-on, like the importance of the car. The main character is the most important person in the movie, even more important than the cook, because he's got a car. A lot of the movie is spent driving around on various crank-related missions, most of them pointless. And that's really what being a crankster is about, getting high for the sake of getting high and finding ways to fill all that extra time they now have. If the characters come off as blunted and one-dimensional it's because that's how the people they're portraying are.


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