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The Getaway (1994)

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An ex-con and his devoted wife must flee from danger when a heist doesn't go as planned.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
... Carter 'Doc' McCoy
... Carol McCoy
... Rudy Travis
... Jack Benyon
... Jim Deer Jackson
... Fran Carvey
... Harold Carvey, DVM
... Slim
... Frank Hansen (as Philip Hoffman)
Burton Gilliam ... Gollie
... Gun Shop Salesman
... Luis Mendoza
... Red Shirt
... Ramon
Justin Williams ... Soldier
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Doc McCoy is put in prison because his partners chickened out and flew off without him after exchanging a prisoner with a lot of money. Doc knows Jack Benyon, a rich "business"-man, is up to something big, so he tells his wife (Carol McCoy) to tell him that he's for sale if Benyon can get him out of prison. Benyon pulls some strings and Doc McCoy is released again. Unfortunately he has to cooperate with the same person that got him to prison. Written by Lars J. Aas <larsa@colargol.edb.tih.no>

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

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11 February 1994 (USA)  »

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$16,096,000

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$30,059,000
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Kim Basinger previously played a thief named McCoy in The Real McCoy (1993). See more »

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Shaving cream on Doc's face after the shave. See more »

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Carol: Oh, I guess we should stop, 'cause Harold has to pee.
Rudy Travis: Get back in the front. Get back up there with Harold! Get up there!
Harold Carvey, DVM: I don't want to play... this game... anymore!
Rudy Travis: You pee in your pants.
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References Star Trek (1966) See more »

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Written by David White
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lots of action in this 1
15 March 2007 | by See all my reviews

wow.lots of action,some brutal violence,even some black comedy thrown into the mix.oh,yeah,also some steamy love scenes and some double crosses.that pretty much describes "The Getaway".for me,all this is a good thing.at least,it works in this movie.there's a great cast,who all put in great performances.Alec Baldwin and Kim Basinger play the two lead characters,with great supporting work from Micheal Madsen,James Woods,Jeniffer Tilly and Richard Farnsworth.if you like a action packed movie and don't mind brutal violence and nudity or foul language(there's a lot of that in here)you should enjoy this 1.as an added bonus,there are a couple of twists and,like i mentioned earlier,some black humour.myself,i really had a good time with this movie.i give "The Getaway" 9/10


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