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Paris (2003)

R  |   |  Drama, Romance  |  7 May 2003 (USA)
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Paris follows rookie detective Jason Bartok on his disturbing journey through the shadowy underworld of Los Angeles and Las Vegas, illuminated only by a sweet but short-lived romance with a... See full summary »

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Jason Bartok
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Linda / Shen Li
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Leon King
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Bartender (as Ron Jeremy Hyatt)
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Detective Bill Baker
Nancye Ferguson ...
Brenda / Bartender
Belinda Waymouth ...
Tina
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1st Massage Parlor Manager
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Mieko
Mimi Savage ...
1st Nurse
Rosemary Welden ...
Nurse Stevens
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Car Salesman
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Motel Owner
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Sandy
Calamity Jane ...
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Paris follows rookie detective Jason Bartok on his disturbing journey through the shadowy underworld of Los Angeles and Las Vegas, illuminated only by a sweet but short-lived romance with a strikingly beautiful, enigmatic woman. As the tale unfolds, Jason accidentally shoots his corrupt partner, Leon, grabbing stolen money from the crime scene at the older policeman's urging. The guilt-ridden young man quickly takes to the road to track down Leon's lover, Linda/Shen Li, an illegal Chinese immigrant, to deliver the bag of cash to her. Jason's search takes in seedy motels and rough bars, an L.A. massage parlor and a Nevada ranch, until finally in a dingy Vegas dive, he discovers the irresistible Linda, a sparkling jewel ensnared by the sex trade. Stalked by thugs, the money's "rightful owners", Jason and Linda are thrust together to make their escape through the haunting landscape that is the California desert. As Linda's "American Dream" continues to crumble and Jason struggles with ... Written by Anonymous

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The business of pleasure.

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Drama | Romance

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

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$2,000,000 (estimated)
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Underneath the Weeping Willow
Performed by Grandaddy
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good contemporary film noir
22 May 2003 | by (New York City, NY) – See all my reviews

Paris is an intriguing take on what film noir looks like with contemporary production technology and a contemporary storyline. In the process, the film presents the important and neglected problem of forced Asian prostitution. The acting is very good.including Karen Black! I recommend it.


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