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Beer for My Horses (2008)

 -  Comedy  -  8 August 2008 (USA)
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"Beer for My Horses" tells the story of two best friends that work together as deputies in a small town. The two defy the Sheriff and head off on an outrageous road trip to save the protagonist's girlfriend from drug lord kidnappers.

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Bill Racklin is a deputy sheriff in Greer County Oklahoma, the crystal meth capital of the region. His girlfriend leaves him because he's inattentive to her, but things look up when his high-school sweetheart, Annie Streets, returns home to care for her ailing mother. Annie's step-father, Buck Baker, is the local heartless rich guy, buying up farmland. On a stakeout, Rack and two other deputies arrest four men stealing fertilizer to make crystal meth; one of the four is the brother of a notorious Mexican drug dealer. The drug lord arranges Annie's kidnapping and holds her to ransom his brother. Rack and the deputies, prisoner in tow, head for Mexico to rescue her. Written by <jhailey@hotmail.com>

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Vigilante justice... It's a real blast!

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Rated PG-13 for some violence, sexual humor and dialogue, language, drug content and brief nudity | See all certifications »

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$209,253 (USA) (8 August 2008)

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$666,045 (USA) (7 November 2008)
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The shoulder flashes worn by the cast are authentic emblems and worn by Jackson County, Oklahoma deputies. See more »

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During the scene where Lonnie crashes the truck into some road barriers, there is just a piece of wood sticking out of the grille. There should be some damage on the bumper, considering all of the barriers the truck hit. See more »

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Pretty Stinkin' Funny
6 January 2009 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I'm a woman, and usually people assume that women don't like dumb guy comedies. But more often than not, I'd rather watch something funny than something heartwarming. I'd rather have a little heartwarming in a lot of comedy than the other way around. And in the case of this silly, cheesy, predictable movie, I got my comedy with a dash of heart-warmth.

I like Toby Keith -- he's kinda hot. And I love to listen to him talk. Rodney Carrington is one of the funniest, most talented people out there. And for both of them to be a in movie together -- I was pleased. I laughed my butt off at some of the gags.

I think my favorite part, however, was Ted Nugent as Skunk. As a fellow reviewer pointed out, it was hilariously ironic at that one of entertainment's most opinionated souls, "Talks when he has something to say," as Rack put it. Genius!


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