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After the Sunset (2004)

PG-13  |   |  Action, Comedy, Crime  |  12 November 2004 (USA)
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The story of what happens after a master thief achieves his last big score, when the FBI agent who promised he'd capture him is about to do just that.



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After a successful last score, a master thief retires to an island paradise. His lifelong nemesis, a crafty FBI agent, washes ashore to ensure he's making good on his promise. The pair soon enters into a new game of cat-and-mouse. Written by Anonymous

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diamond | fbi agent | fbi | island | thief | See All (154) »


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Action | Comedy | Crime | Drama

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for sexuality, violence and language | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

12 November 2004 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Al caer la noche  »

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Box Office


$58,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$11,100,392 (USA) (12 November 2004)


$11,270,971 (Europe) (6 May 2005)

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When the American FBI agents surprise Max and Stan in Stan's hotel suite, the gunshot scar on Max's left shoulder has disappeared. See more »


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Max Burdett: I have a bunch of sweatshops in the Philippines.
Ed: Oh.
Sheila: Oh.
Max Burdett: You should see those kids make those hats.
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Selma Shows Off Her Assets
27 January 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This movie gets high marks for five things and low marks for three, so overall it's a keeper.

THE GOOD - (1) A very colorful film, with wonderful bright colors from the Bahamas scenery; (2) an interesting story right from the get-go; (3) originality in the story; and (4) yes, to be honest, Hayak's figure, which is seen in abundance throughout the film. She knows it's good and isn't shy about showing it, and (5) overall a good mixture of crime, comedy, romance and suspense and just right amount of time at just under 100 minutes.

THE BAD - (1) Insulting gratuitous sex and really stupid sexual dialog at times; (2) once again subversive Hollywood making the FBI character a moron, for the most part; (3) some Rambo mentality (bad guys miss from close range, good guys never miss, etc.).

It's an outlandish story but don't analyze it for credibility or you'd be turned off and quit after 10 minutes. Just go along for the ride and enjoy the entertainment....and entertaining it is!

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