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Mad Dog and Glory (1993)

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After his life is saved by a lonely cop, a mobster who moonlights as a stand-up comedian provides the cop with a beautiful young companion.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
... Wayne 'Mad Dog' Dobie
... Glory
... Frank Milo
... Mike
... Harold
... Andrew the Beater
... Lee
Derek Anunciation ... Shooter
Doug Hara ... Driver
... Dealer in Car
... Pavletz
... Shanlon
Guy Van Swearingen ... Cop
... Tommy the Bartender
... M.C. / Comic
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Storyline

Wayne Dobie is a shy police photographer who saves the life of crime boss Frank Milo. Greatful, Milo insists on being Wayne's friend, offering him the companionship of "Glory", one of his employees. Wayne is thus in a difficult situation: he can't be seen to be fraternising with criminals, and he's unsure about how to deal with Glory. Written by Murray Chapman <muzzle@cs.uq.oz.au>

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A cop who'd rather be an artist. A mobster who'd rather be a comic. And a woman who'd rather be anywhere but between them.

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Comedy | Crime | Drama | Romance

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Rated R for sexuality, language, violence and drug content | See all certifications »

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5 March 1993 (USA)  »

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$11,081,586
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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Bill Murray and Director John McNaughton reunited for the film Wild Things (1998), which also had some post-production issues. See more »

Goofs

Wayne wears his class ring on his left hand, instead of his right hand which is the tradition. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Dealer in Car: Yo fellas, what's up?
Driver: Same old same old.
Dealer in Car: I got meatballs, I got ready rocks, I got gumballs. Shit, I even got gas starter kits.
Shooter: Jumbos, two-twentys.
Dealer in Car: Two-twentys'll be 40.
Shooter: [flashing bills] You break this?
Dealer in Car: I ain't no cash machine.
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Features The Munsters (1964) See more »

Soundtracks

He Don't Love You (Like I Love You)
(uncredited)
Written by Jerry Butler, Curtis Mayfield and Calvin Carter
Performed by Bill Murray
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Love story
18 July 2001 | by See all my reviews

Good movie although lacking in directing quality.The movie looked rushed and if more passion was placed into it,the result could have been a classic.Good slice of life's thin line between logic and lunacy.Great performances by the actors.A revelation to Murray's hidden acting potentials as well.Not for people who are not fans of love stories.....


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