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Stark Raving Mad (2002)

 -  Action | Comedy | Crime  -  23 May 2002 (Russia)
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A crook quietly plots his revenge against the boss who murdered his brother while working for him.

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Ben McGewan
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Rikki Simms
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Jeffrey Jay
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Jake Nealson (as John Crye)
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Betty Shin (as Suzi Nakamura)
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Gregory
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Roy
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Michael Frakes
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Vanessa
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D.J.
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Jin Sun
Yee Jee Tso ...
Chan - Gang Member #1
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Nate - Goon
Carl McDonald ...
Mitchell - Trannie
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Ben McGewan has a deal with Chinatown's non-Chinese gang boss, Gregory, to steal one of four mythical god statues reputed to give immense power. This theft, in exchange for wiping out his debt and a fortune to pay his team of frustrated experts. The organize a wild after hours party in a nightclub as cover to break into the vault of the bank next door. Alas, from the start things go wrong ever worse, for everyone. Written by KGF Vissers

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Blood Money. Deadly Heist. Some things can make a guy crazy. See more »

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Action | Comedy | Crime

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

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23 May 2002 (Russia)  »

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Crime Party  »

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$5,000,000 (estimated)
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Ben McGewen: So whats your DJ name?
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Fast-paced fun movie with a great soundtrack
1 February 2006 | by (bahamas) – See all my reviews

Stark Raving Mad is exactly that! One of those movies where you check your brains at the door and just go along for the ride - and what a fun, breakneck ride it is. Seann William Scott has made a reputation for goofy performances - but this isn't one of them. And much to the better. What happened to the distribution of this movie is anyone's guess, although it sounds like some dumb studio exec simply didn't see it. A convoluted story about a break-in into a bank vault that is masked by the deafening music of an ongoing disco rave. Diverse characters with multiple story lines constantly threaten to derail the progress of the break-in, much to the viewer's delight. Funny, funny, funny. This has got to be the best performance from Seann William Scott, with his occasional asides to the audience regarding his personal philosophy on life. The story is constantly on the move, with a great, pounding soundtrack, unpredictable laugh-out-loud twists and an edgy cutting style that pitches you forward all the time. Kudos to everyone involved in the making of this movie! Sit back and enjoy!


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