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Hard to love... Harder to kill.
A tough as nails private investigator (Malone) squares off with gangsters and their thugs to protect a valuable secret. Malone goes through hell to protect the information but he dishes some hell as well... | Add synopsis »
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  (in credits order)

Thomas Jane ... Malone

Ving Rhames ... Boulder

Elsa Pataky ... Evelyn

French Stewart ... Frankie the Crooner

Leland Orser ... Murphy

Chris Yen ... Mauler

William Abadie ... Pretty Boy

Gregory Harrison ... Whitmore

Doug Hutchison ... Matchstick

Eileen Ryan ... Gloria

David Andriole ... Pencil Stache
Thomas Olson ... Eddie the Cheese (as Tom Olson)
Mark Hosack ... Sammy
Melody Deatherage ... Nurse
Bart Heimburger ... Clerk

Patrick Treadway ... Jerry
Armand Jalayeri ... Security Guard
Gary Pierce ... Carnival Operator

Dane Farwell ... Whisper
Devon Graves ... Romper Stomper #2
Brandon O'Neill ... Scumbag Thug
Gretchen Oyster ... Malone's wife
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Jhon Goodwin ... Romper Stomper Bodyguard

Kent Kimball ... Dead Guy

Katrina McKinley ... Call girl
Aaron A. Fink ... Creepy Bar Patron (uncredited)
R.J. Hampton ... Romper Stomper (uncredited)
Dominic Salvatore ... Carnival Boy (uncredited)

Randy Weatherbee ... Romper Stomper #1 (uncredited)

Directed by
Russell Mulcahy 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Mark Hosack  writer

Produced by
Erik Anderson .... producer
Hayley Arabia .... associate producer (as Hayley Magouirk)
Martin J. Barab .... executive producer
Cam Cannon .... associate producer
Rich Cowan .... executive producer
Patricia Eberle .... executive producer
Oscar Generale .... executive producer
Jeff Geoffray .... executive producer
Mischa Jakupcak .... line producer
Walter Josten .... executive producer
Johnny Martin .... producer
Brian Oliver .... producer
Richard Rionda Del Castro .... producer
Richard Salvatore .... producer
Armand Speca .... executive producer
Original Music by
David C. Williams 
Cinematography by
Jonathan Hall 
Film Editing by
Robert A. Ferretti 
Production Design by
Vincent DeFelice 
Art Direction by
Casey Sargent 
Set Decoration by
Laurie Hicks 
Costume Design by
Lisa Caryl-Vukas  (as Lisa Caryl)
Makeup Department
Martin Astles .... makeup effects sculptor
Amy Bruscoe .... makeup artist
Emily Chisholm .... makeup artist
Trista Jordan .... makeup department head
Mike Meyers .... key hair stylist
Mark Nieman .... silicone prosthetic makeup supervisor: 'Matchstick' character
Taci Van Leuven .... special makeup effects artist
Production Management
Rich Cowan .... unit production manager
Mischa Jakupcak .... unit production manager
Jason A. Payne .... post-production supervisor
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Adam C. Boyd .... second assistant director
Amber Grunte .... second second assistant director
Johnny Martin .... second unit director
Juan Mas .... first assistant director (as Juan A. Mas)
Art Department
Craig Binkley .... key armourer
Leroy Burrowes .... swing
cdavid cottrill .... property master (as Cdavid Hall-cottrill)
Heidi Habib .... leadman
Bart Heimburger .... swing
Oliver Irwin .... on-set dresser
Mo Noder .... props
Packy Tagliaferro .... swing gang
Sound Department
David Barber .... dialogue editor
David Barber .... re-recording mixer
Chris Clifford .... boom operator
Brian Crain .... boom operator
Trevor Dowswell .... sound coordinator
Gonzalo Espinoza .... adr mixer (as Gonzalo 'Bino' Espinoza)
Gonzalo Espinoza .... adr supervisor (as Gonzalo 'Bino' Espinoza)
Gonzalo Espinoza .... foley (as Gonzalo 'Bino' Espinoza)
Sean Gray .... sound designer
Sean Gray .... sound effects editor
David Kitchens .... solo foley
David Kitchens .... sound supervisor
Matt Kunau .... sound consultant: Dolby (as Matthew Kunau)
Geronimo Mercado .... adr supervisor: Puerto Rico
Mike Pipgras .... foley editor
Mike Pipgras .... sound effects editor
Tom Taylor .... sound mixer
Ben Zarai .... re-recording mixer
Ben Zarai .... sound designer
Ben Zarai .... sound supervisor
Special Effects by
Lou Carlucci .... special effects
William Dawson .... special effects
Josh Hakian .... special effects coordinator
Stephen Klineburger .... special effects technician
Visual Effects by
Daryl Bartley .... cgi artist
Travis Berry .... visual effects artist
J.D. McKee .... visual effects supervisor (as Jason Mckee)
Collin Joseph Neal .... visual effects artist
Jake Brake .... utility stunts
John Casino .... stunts
Dane Farwell .... stunts
Julie Fidalgo .... stunt double
Conrade Gamble .... stunt double: Ving Rhames
Randy Hall .... stunts (as Randall Hall)
Con Schell .... joint stunt coordinator
Con Schell .... stunt double: thomas jane
Sarah Ann Schultz .... stunts
Larry M. Shorts .... stunts (as Larry Shorts)
Amy Ann Singh .... stunt double (as Amy Davis)
Gregg Smrz .... stunt coordinator
Russell Solberg .... stunts
Justin Sundquist .... stunts
Camera and Electrical Department
Mark L. Anderson .... camera operator
Philip A. Anderson .... second assistant camera (as Philip Allister Anderson)
Shaun Bowlby .... electrician
Garrett Cantrell .... electrician
Bob Clifford .... loader
Brian Cox .... camera operator
Brianne Cronkhite .... second assistant camera (as Brie Cronkhite)
Brian Fleskes .... best boy grip
Peter N. Green .... camera operator
Kim Guthrie .... camera operator (as Kim S. Guthrie)
Nate Heyer .... best boy electric
Danny Linnik .... key grip
Pete Moroz .... still photographer
Chris Purkiss .... electrician
Bryan Seidel .... grip
Brian Shotzbarger .... grip
Mike Vukas .... gaffer
Mark James Watson .... rigging gaffer (as Mark Watson)
Bob Webeck .... first assistant camera
T.J. Williams Jr. .... steadicam operator
Casting Department
Julie Fidalgo .... casting director assistant
Gretchen Oyster .... casting: Spokane
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Alayna Caryl .... set costumer
Rebecca Cook .... key costumer
Editorial Department
Travis Berry .... assistant editor
Halima K. Gilliam .... assistant editor
Jason A. Payne .... on-line editor (as Jason Payne)
Marshall Plante .... colorist
Joëlle Taar .... assistant editor
Location Management
Pete Moroz .... location manager
Bryce Woodworth .... location manager
Music Department
Diana L. Williams .... assistant to the composer
Transportation Department
Shannon Freeman .... van driver
Mike Kjolso .... transportation coordinator
John Petty .... transportation
Jason Yarbrough .... driver
Other crew
Julie Adams .... dialect coach
Timothy Bradstreet .... main title design (as Tim Bradstreet)
Jared Briley .... production assistant
Kent Butterworth .... cgi producer
Polly Cassell .... craft service
Jonathan Collins .... director of sales
Aaron Fink .... set production assistant
Aaron A. Fink .... key set production assistant
Brad Harland .... production accountant
Harvey Lowry .... director of operations: Drac Studios
James Pendleton .... production assistant
Justina Renoud .... caterer
Rhona Rubio .... script supervisor
Jared L. Thompson .... assistant: director
Jared L. Thompson .... electronic press kit
Stephanie Weier .... clearances

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Malone" - International (English title) (DVD title)
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Rated R for strong bloody violence throughout, language and some sexual content
96 min
Aspect Ratio:
2.35 : 1 See more »
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Filming Locations:

Did You Know?

Malone's car is a 1952 Chop Top Buick Straight 8, primer black with red rims and white wall tires. Thomas Jane found that car just days before shooting began and had it shipped up to Spokane from Oxnard just in time to get it running like it used to be.See more »
Crew or equipment visible: When Malone takes Frankie the Crooner for a joy ride in the boot of his car - towards the ending of all the spins and donuts where dust goes everywhere - you can clearly see a white Jeep driving off in front of Malone's car for about 15 frames.See more »
Frankie the Crooner:[from trailer] Suck my Sinatra.See more »


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39 out of 62 people found the following review useful.
Nice looking but mediocre, 24 December 2009
Author: drgrozozo

Lots of gory effects and nice idea about throwing them into ambient of film-noir. That's about it for this movie.

As for acting, I only liked supporting actors French Stewart and Leland Orser (Frankie and Murphy) as rest of the cast was mediocre at the best. Never felt any spark between boring Elsa Pataky (Evelyn) and not-so-believable-as-unbuttoned-drunkard Thomas Jane (Malone). Malone does get a cool voice, that seems to be a standard for cinematography these days :)

Characters are cartoonish, we can see bits of Sin City in it, unfortunately they are clumsily developed and often over the top. World is mix of 50s and cell-phones, music is scarce but appropriate and pleasant. There are few fresh spots and lot more clichés and borrowed places. Too bad, with more creative freedom it could be fun flick.

Overall movie looks good, it just doesn't have good enough script. I doubt you could say who actually hired who to do what and why when you finish watching.

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