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Scorched (2003)

PG-13 | | Comedy, Crime | 9 May 2003 (Portugal)
Three mischievous employees of a bank in a small deserted town all make plans to rob at the same time, however none of them knows about the others. Meanwhile, a clothing store employee has ... See full summary »

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Three mischievous employees of a bank in a small deserted town all make plans to rob at the same time, however none of them knows about the others. Meanwhile, a clothing store employee has plans for revenge against a local millionaire. Written by <miguelcarmelo@cuba.com>

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Rated PG-13 for language | See all certifications »

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$7,000,000 (estimated)
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Trivia

Co-stars Alicia Silverstone and 'Rachael Leigh Cook' were born on the same day. See more »

Goofs

The part of the "horny toad" shown near the beginning of the movie is actually played by an Australian Bearded Dragon. It is shown displaying its beard. See more »

Quotes

Carter: The cheese stands alone!
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Crazy Credits

Woody Harrelson's name appears as a plate along the road. See more »

Connections

Featured in Cinemania: Ypalliloi en drasei! (2009) See more »

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Dig It
Written by Tom Wilson and Memphia
Performed by Tom Wilson
Courtesy of Columbia Records and Sony Music Entertainment (Canada) Inc.
by arrangement with Sony Music Licensing
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This was a super cool film.
5 January 2005 | by (Toronto, Ontario) – See all my reviews

I bought this film new for $2.98 because I had to spend money somehow...I thought it was going to be a poor, lame and dreary pain.

From the opening scene to the very end, I really enjoyed this.

The comedy timing was awesome and the cast was well chosen.

This is a very simple but funny story which is a real treat.

Not overly long on time, it makes up for in humor, and not sick or foul mouthed grade four humor...but natural laughter.

This tops anything with Jim Carrey or any of the American Pie movies or anything with Eddie Murphy, simply because it doesn't try to outdo itself.

It flowed very nice and the timing of it all matched up even though there was 1 flaw...and that was concerning a minor oversight.

For a movie made with a very small budget in terms of movie making, this comes to the top as far as I'm concerned.

And for Rachel Cook...yeah....oh baby...she is sweet in her natural beauty and wearing her super-hero getup in here is definitely not going to make my eyes sore...

Clever, sharp, witty and just awesome.

I'm very happy that I picked it up.


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