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Live Free or Die (2006)

R | | Comedy, Crime | 11 March 2006 (USA)
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Lackluster criminals look to pull a job in the Granite State.

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Cast

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Marcus (as Peter Tambakis)
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Trucker
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Jeff Lagrand
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Cashier (as Jeffrey J. Maroun)
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Hesh
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Larry
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Todd Thomas
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Chief Monson
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Lt. Putney
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Tracy M. Smith ...
Sharon (as Tracy Smith)
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Oldfield
Adam LaFramboise ...
Ted
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Donna
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Storyline

It's not the crime, it's the cover-up. In small-town, hard-scrabble New Hampshire, foul-mouthed all-talk slacker John "Rugged" Rudgate fancies himself a criminal. When a local plumber stares him down at a pub, Rugged vows revenge, pouring brake fluid in the man's water supply. When the man dies from unrelated causes, Rugged and his side-kick, the even dimmer Jeff, try to cover up what they think is murder. One bad decision begets another. Written by <jhailey@hotmail.com>

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It's not the crime, it's the cover-up. See more »

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Comedy | Crime

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for pervasive language including sex references | See all certifications »
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11 March 2006 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

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Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$8,875 (USA) (30 March 2007)

Gross:

$12,706 (USA) (6 April 2007)
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Trivia

"Live Free Or Die" is New Hampshire's (the granite state) motto. See more »

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The kid who reports buying stolen speakers to the police identifies himself as "Todd Thompkins" in the movie, but is listed as "Todd Thomas" in the credits. See more »

Quotes

Lagrand: Ooo... Ice.
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References The Wizard of Oz (1939) See more »

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Summer's Gonna Be My Girl
Written by Bobby Harlow, John Krautner, Christopher Fachini
Performed by The Go
Courtesy of Peacock Angel Publishing, Rhythm King Music, North Star Media
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you can safely skip this one
14 July 2007 | by (New York, USA) – See all my reviews

I didn't like this movie much. It is not a total disaster, but a comedy that didn't make me laugh once, probably doesn't work. Its looks good, but the dialog is so poor. The actors are pretty wooden and mediocre, the only exception is Paul Schneider who's part requires him to be wooden and mediocre and he does it well.

Basically this is the story of somebody who wants to be someone, namely a gangster, but although he thinks he tries so hard he can't fool anyone in small town with people who just don't buy it.

Don't want to reveal more from the story, but wouldn't recommend you to find out for your self - you can safely skip it

4/10

peace


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