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When Baton Rouge police detective Bud Carter busts contract killer Jesse Weiland, he convinces Jesse to become an informant and rat out the South's most powerful crime ring. So when the ... See full summary »

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When Baton Rouge police detective Bud Carter busts contract killer Jesse Weiland, he convinces Jesse to become an informant and rat out the South's most powerful crime ring. So when the syndicate orders Carter's death and Weiland's ID'd as a snitch, the two team up to take down the mob and the crime boss who ordered the hit. Written by Sony Pictures Home Entertainment

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In "Platoon", Dafoe was the "good" sergeant and Berenger was the "bad" sergeant; in "Bad Country", Dafoe was the good guy and Berenger the bad guy. See more »

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(at around 52 mins) When Jesse has Catfish against the truck, you can see the adhesive holding on Jesse's fake mustache during the closeup. See more »

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Bud Carter: South Louisiana in the 1980s was a different kind of time and place. Some called it lawless. But it wasn't. Others said we just got a certain way of doing things down here. But it ain't that either. Instead, I call it what it was. Hell with the lid off.
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Composed by Brian M. Disney
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Recorded / Mixed By: Ceasar 'MixedByMike' Perez
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Outstanding casting wasted on angry film
30 December 2014 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

this is one of those films... takes place in the 80s but it's clear the makers didn't LIVE then. Soul Patches, tattoo sleeves and goatees are so 90s. There was none of that in 1983. Believe me.

The film is humorless and angry. You really have to be in the mood to see people tortured and screaming in each others faces for what seems like the entire film.

Great -- great -- cast wasted. Interesting to see Defoe and Berenger together again. Who would have guessed Defoe was the one that wouldn't age? There's a reason this one went straight to video and streaming. It's a mess of a movie.


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