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Dead Fish (2005)

R  |   |  Action, Comedy, Thriller  |  9 February 2006 (Portugal)
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Traitors, killers and lovers collide in London.

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Cast

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Danny Devine
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Anouska Bolton Lee ...
French Prostitute (as Anoushka Bolton Lee)
Cassandra Bell ...
Sugar Waters
John Pearson ...
Deck Day
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Frank Rosenheim (as Kevin R. McNally)
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Abe Klein (as Andrew-Lee Potts)
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Thief
Julie Healy ...
Rainbow
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S & M Prostitute
Paul Courtenay Hyu ...
Phonebooth Guy
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Storyline

Traitors, killers and lovers collide in London.

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Rated R for strong language throughout, drug use, violence, some sexuality and nudity | See all certifications »
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9 February 2006 (Portugal)  »

Also Known As:

Dead fish - päivä palkkatappajana  »

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$15,000,000 (estimated)
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2.35 : 1
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[first lines]
Abe: I am Abe Klein. Today is my 21 birthday and it's the worst day of my entire life. Because: I am a total stupid idiot and I need help, big help. And I need it right now.
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Works best as parody
12 August 2008 | by (Krakow, Poland) – See all my reviews

I must admit I quite enjoyed this film. I think it works best as an over-the-top parody of such movies as "Lock, stock..." or "Snatch". The plot makes no sense, rhyme or reason. If you're after a cohesive plot, you'd better look elsewhere. The characters are at times funny and at the same time verging on annoying (think the character played by Brad Pitt in "Snatch", only stretched to the entire cast and entire duration of the film). Absolutely no way for suspension of disbelief here. So, again, if getting immersed in an action film is your thing, look elsewhere. All in all: noisy, clumsy, over-the-top, silly, but for some unknown reason the overall experience for me was actually not so terrible.


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