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Lies & Illusions (2009)

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A self help author is hunted by thugs who believe the writer holds millions of dollars in diamonds stolen by his dead fiancée.

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A self help author is hunted by thugs who believe the writer holds millions of dollars in diamonds stolen by his dead fiancée.

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A writer, torn between two lovers is hunted by spies in search of stolen diamonds. See more »


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Rated R for violence and language | See all certifications »

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27 August 2009 (Israel)  »

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Alicia's Book  »

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$4,500,000 (estimated)
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Goofs

In the scene where Wes is at Nicoles place to do the interview. While wearing the robe his wristwatch changes sides from right to left and back again to right. See more »

Quotes

Samantha: What happened? Are you okay?
Wes Wilson: We just hit a bump. Major pothole. Drive a little safer, would you? Jackass!
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References In the Name of the Father (1993) See more »

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Our Love
Written by David Swirsky
Published by Babycat Music (BMI)/
DeMartini Music (BMI)
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You get what you paid for. All out action.
27 April 2012 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

Now I know what you guys want. You want reviews that bash the living turd out of this movie. But I'm afraid I can't do that for you. You think you know what you're going to get with this movie. Judging by Slater's face in the cover art you immediately think "Oh god, another piece of crap." But oh no. This movie blew me away, the sheer raw emotion portrayed by Slater is moving. You really get a feel for how stunned and in awe when he was re united with his wife after 2 years. "You were 'sposed to be dead" 10/10. I gave this a 9 cause I want the honour of my 10 to only go to a class film like Legion. S - Stupendous. L - Lingering in my mind. A - All out action. T - Tantalisingly great. E - Electrifying R - Raw emotion.


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