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Sin City: A Dame to Kill For (2014)

R  |   |  Crime, Thriller  |  22 August 2014 (USA)
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Some of Sin City's most hard-boiled citizens cross paths with a few of its more reviled inhabitants.


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Co-directors Robert Rodriguez and Frank Miller reunite to bring Miller's "Sin City" graphic novels back to the screen. Weaving together two of Miller's classic stories with new tales, the town's most hard boiled citizens cross paths with some of its more notorious inhabitants. Written by ®

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis


There is no justice without sin.


Crime | Thriller

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for strong brutal stylized violence throughout, sexual content, nudity, and brief drug use | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

22 August 2014 (USA)  »

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Sin City 2  »

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Box Office


$65,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$6,317,683 (USA) (22 August 2014)


$13,750,556 (USA) (3 October 2014)

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In her only scene in the movie, Lady Gaga's appears along with Joseph Gordon-Levitt, who is actually a great admirer of her work, even doing a cover of her hit 'Bad Romance' and making a duet with her in Lady Gaga & the Muppets' Holiday Spectacular (2013). See more »


Joey's underwear reappears on his body during his sex scene. See more »


[first lines]
Marv: Metal screams. Something hits me square in the chest. There's no up or down. I don't weigh a thing.
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Crazy Credits

Robert Rodriguez's credit for cinematography and editing is displayed as "Shot and cut by Robert Rodriguez". See more »


Uh Huh
Written by Robert Rodriguez
Performed by Marci Madison
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User Reviews

If you liked the first one, you'll like/love this one, too
19 August 2014 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I got to see an advance screening last night. If you're a fan of the first Sin City, you won't be disappointed. It's more of the same, but that's a good thing: hyper-stylized visuals, intense violence, plenty of splattered blood. Film Noir cranked up to 11.

Jessica Alba doing her stripper grind? CHECK. Mickey Rourke causing much harm? CHECK. Josh Brolin is new to the franchise and he is GREAT! JGL is new to the franchise and he is GREAT! But the film really belongs to Powers Boothe. He is just pure evil. If you liked him as Cy Tolliver in Deadwood you'll love him in this.

The only drawback is that the original Miho (Asian female killer) was apparently pregnant at the time of the filming of the sequel, so they had to replace her. That's kind of a bummer.

Fans of the comic / graphic novel will be happy. Fans of Robert Rodriguez will be happy. GO!

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