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The Drop (2014)

 -  Crime | Drama  -  12 September 2014 (USA)
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Bob Saginowski finds himself at the center of a robbery gone awry and entwined in an investigation that digs deep into the neighborhood's past where friends, families, and foes all work together to make a living - no matter the cost.

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Follows lonely bartender Bob Saginowski through a covert scheme of funneling cash to local gangsters - "money drops" - in the underworld of Brooklyn bars. Under the heavy hand of his employer and cousin Marv, Bob finds himself at the center of a robbery gone awry and entwined in an investigation that digs deep into the neighborhood's past where friends, families, and foes all work together to make a living - no matter the cost. Written by Polly_Kat

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Rated R for some strong violence and pervasive language. | See all certifications »

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$12,600,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$4,104,552 (USA) (12 September 2014)

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$10,720,322 (USA) (7 November 2014)
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Last film appearance of James Gandolfini, he died one month after shooting had wrapped. See more »

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When the waitress tells Bob he can't have a puppy in the diner she holds the glass coffee pot from the bottom. This would have made serious burns on her hand. See more »

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Detective Torres: They never see you coming; do they Bob?
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Referenced in Film 2015: Episode dated 12 November 2014 (2014) See more »

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Great film never saw a single trailer for it...glad I looked it up
28 September 2014 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Holy Moly, I see people talking about no one in the theater for this and I know why, no trailers no advertising at all. I look everything up before I go, as soon as I saw IMDb reviews and Gandolfini I knew I was in. It's a dark twisty movie with equally dark and twisty characters. There were gangsters and good guys and bad guys. However they are anything BUT cookie cutter, run of the mill, you have seen this all before good guys and bad guys. There are explanations' you see how some of them end up the way they do, its not black and white. Crazy outwardly isn't the most crazy in the room. The most violent characters can also be some of the most kind. There is no typical in this film. It draws you in and never lets you go. Keeps you guessing till the end.


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Marv Lining his Trunk Jamlad
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