Scorched (I) (2003)

PG-13  |   |  Comedy, Crime  |  9 May 2003 (Portugal)
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.0/10 from 5,384 users  
Reviews: 26 user | 17 critic

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 »



, (story), 1 more credit »
0Check in
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Rock My World (2002)
Comedy | Drama | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

A rock band bursts onto the scene and then their frontman disappears on the eve of a European tour.

Director: Sidney J. Furie
Stars: Peter O'Toole, Joan Plowright, Alicia Silverstone
Drama | Fantasy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.4/10 X  

The tale of two sisters, bound by more than blood, who bring home a man on a dare, only to see the situation spiral out of control.

Director: Stephanie Sinclaire
Stars: Alicia Silverstone, Sienna Guillory, Joe Anderson
Action | Comedy | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

Emily has always been the rich brat who tries to pull every imaginable stunt to get attention. But one day, as she fakes her own kidnapping and locks herself in the trunk of a car, a thief ... See full summary »

Director: Marco Brambilla
Stars: Alicia Silverstone, Benicio Del Toro, Christopher Walken
Bookies (2003)
Comedy | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

Centers on four college friends who become small-time bookies, only to find their world spinning dangerously out of control when their greed attracts the attention of organized crime.

Director: Mark Illsley
Stars: Nick Stahl, Johnny Galecki, Lukas Haas
The Grand (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

An improvisational comedy using a handful of actors playing characters competing in an actual poker tournament.

Director: Zak Penn
Stars: Woody Harrelson, David Cross, Dennis Farina
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

A romantic comedy about a naive man who comes out into the world after being in a nuclear fallout shelter for 35 years.

Director: Hugh Wilson
Stars: Brendan Fraser, Alicia Silverstone, Christopher Walken
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Born in 1943 during German occupation of their French town, Patrick and Marie-José have been best friends; now teens, they experiment with sex, which doesn't seem to bring them closer. ... See full summary »

Director: Alain Corneau
Stars: Nicolas Chatel, Sarah Grappin, James Gandolfini
Tangled (2001)
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

A young man is found bruised, beaten and stumbling down a secluded road. As the police try to piece together what happened, the convoluted relationship between a young woman and her two ... See full summary »

Director: Jay Lowi
Stars: Rachael Leigh Cook, Shawn Hatosy, Jonathan Rhys Meyers
Romance | Comedy | Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

An update of the classic Shakespeare story, director Kenneth Branagh shot this movie like a classic 30s musical. The film tells the story of four best friends who swear off love.

Director: Kenneth Branagh
Stars: Alessandro Nivola, Alicia Silverstone, Natascha McElhone
Scattered Dreams (TV Movie 1993)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5/10 X  

It is about a loving couple which trying to make a living in 1951 Florida. When they are arrested, for a crime they didn't commit. The pair are given long jail terms and ripped from their ... See full summary »

Director: Neema Barnette
Stars: Tyne Daly, Gerald McRaney, Sonny Shroyer
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.2/10 X  

A teenage babysitter is the focus of two boys and a man's separate obsessions.

Director: Guy Ferland
Stars: Alicia Silverstone, Jeremy London, J.T. Walsh
Pink Collar (TV Movie 2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

A satirical look at female relationships in the workplace.

Director: Alan Poul
Stars: Reggie Austin, Ryan Michelle Bathe, Steve Cell


Cast overview, first billed only:
Charles Merchant
Stuart 'Stu' Stein
Carter Doleman
Max Wein ...
Steven Shenbaum ...
Girl Scout


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 <>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis


How many tellers does it take to rob a bank? See more »


Comedy | Crime

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for language | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:





Release Date:

9 May 2003 (Portugal)  »

Also Known As:

Abgezockt!  »

Filming Locations:


Box Office


$7,000,000 (estimated)

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:


Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
See  »

Did You Know?


Alicia Silverstone, Rachel Leigh Cook, Woody Harrelson and John Cleese are not only top billed, but they're all also vegetarians. See more »


As Sheila enters the bank with Mark on Saturday, you see the bank's hours posted on the door as Mon-Thu 8:00-4:00, Fri 8:00-5:00, with no mention of Saturday, so presumably the bank not open on Saturdays, however key plot points take place on Saturday with the bank open. See more »


Shmally: You wanna jack with the ripper?
See more »

Crazy Credits

Alicia Silverstone's name appears in the form of a tatoo. See more »


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


Good Day
Written by Andrew Francy and Todd Knight
Performed by Smoother
Courtesy of EMI Music Canada/Nettwerk America LLC
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Fresh off-beat and very funny.
4 March 2004 | by See all my reviews

Devoid of any hype "Scorched", is one of those movies, which totally takes you by surprise, and I mean this in the best of ways. It reminded me of Nick Gomez's "Drowning Mona", because it is set in a small town, its fresh, off-beat, and very funny. While it may not be everybody's cup of tea, individuals with a liking for fresh comedy will probably lap it up, just like I did. The movie tells the tale of average people who are fed up with the problems of everyday life, and so decide to take their revenge by robbing the local bank, which happens to be their place of work. The movie is well written, and awesomely directed by Grazer. Even the casting works very well, by mixing established, semi-established and young and up-coming actors, which include John Cleese, Alicia Silverstone, Woody Harrelson, Rachael Leigh Cook, and Paulo Costanzo.

23 of 23 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Ending? Why was the guy trying to promote everyone texansfan83
What model is that old convertible? cmiddelmann
Dig It kmbaj4
What straight guy wouldnt want RLC in her Superhero outfit tc311fan13
song when alicia silverstone is working out? Minerva86
Discuss Scorched (2003) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for: