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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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Storyline

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 more »

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Who will walk away?

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Action | Comedy | Crime | Drama

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

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12 November 2004 (USA)  »

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After the Sunset  »

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Budget:

$58,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$926,887 (Spain) (22 April 2005)

Gross:

$11,270,971 (Europe) (6 May 2005)
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Dyan Cannon:  Standing up and clapping at the Laker game from a side-view angle. She is a long-time faithful Lakers fan and appears before Edward Norton's cameo. See more »

Goofs

While Sophie is speaking to Stan in the bar after discovering he is an FBI agent, her belt goes from being outside her jacket to inside her jacket between shots. See more »

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[Stan is putting suntan lotion on Max]
Stan Lloyd: Don't you want me to coat everything?
[Max's fishing pole starts to move]
Max Burdett: My pole!
Stan Lloyd: No way, man! I'm only doing your back!
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References Jaws (1975) See more »

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Go Where You Wanna Go
Written by John Phillips
Performed by The Mamas and the Papas
Courtesy of Geffen Records
Under license from Universal Music Enterprises
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Well acted entertaining thriller without style
16 January 2005 | by (Australia) – See all my reviews

This is a somewhat entertaining cat and mouse thriller with Brosnan, Hayek and Harrelson at the top of their game. The film starts out promisingly enough with a diamond heist which is more slapstick than suspenseful.

After the heist Harrelson follows the pair to an island where he believes they plan another big job. As the two male characters get more closely acquainted throughout the film we start to wonder who's tricking who.

Brosnan displays rare emotion in this film. Harrelson escapes his Cheers role by excellently portraying the many sides of what would have been a simple character.Hayek doesn't miss a chance to show off her body, and Don Cheadle's villain was superb. The only problem with that character was that we didn't see enough of him.

The film has some nice scenery and entertaining scenes, particularly the shark capture.Rush hour director Ratner has made a great film, which only really lacks style and good pacing. this film would have been better handled in the reins of, say, Steven Soderbergh.

But nonetheless, a very funny enjoyable film which will please fans of the cast and crew, as well as the movie-going public. It's not up to the standard of Oceans's eleven yet it beats the likes of Ocean's 12. Any fan of the comedy/thriller genre should go see this film, but I will be looking more forward to Rush Hour 3.


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