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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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Nothing is what it seems. See more »

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Action | Thriller

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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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Trivia

Star Al Madrigal's wardrobe was almost exclusively comprised of clothing that his co-star Christian Slater refused to wear. See more »

Goofs

In the scene where Nicole enters the hotel room after Samantha kills the goon, the door light flashes red, which only happens when the key is invalid, yet in the next shot she is seen opening the door. See more »

Quotes

Samantha: Wes, if I hadn't died that night, we would both be dead right now.
Wes Wilson: Oh, what? So you're gonna say you did all this shit for me? Thanks a lot.
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References Miller's Crossing (1990) See more »

Soundtracks

Samba For Tap
Written by Stephen Edwards (as Stephen James Edwards)
Performed by Stephen Edwards (as Steve Edwards)
Published by Sixfeetfive Music (ASCAP)
Courtesy of Sixfeetfive Music
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Horrible
3 February 2010 | by (Italy) – See all my reviews

It's simply incredible that two famous actors accepted to act in such a terrible Z-movie. The script and screenplay are so incredibly poor that it looks like a 5 year old child spent his time in writing this crap. Direction is something which made me hope there was no director, the result could have been better. Really, I can't save anything at all of this movie, the only nice thing is sometimes the soundtrack, but two songs repeated ad infinitum would result boring even if wonderful. Please, avoid this movie if you can, spend your free time in something more intriguing... like sleeping. And actors, were you really so short in money you had to accept it or there was a gun on your head to force you to?


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