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Tank Girl (1995)

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A girl is among the few survivors of a dystopian Earth. Riding a war tank, she fights against the tyranny of a mega-corporation that dominates the remaining potable water supply of the planet.

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... Tank Girl
... T-Saint
... Jet Girl
... Sgt. Small
... Booga
... Deetee
... Donner
... Kesslee
... Sam
... Sub Girl
... Richard
... Rat Face
Dawn Robinson ... Model
... Max
... Che'tsai
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Storyline

Tank Girl (Rebecca) and her friends are the only remaining citizens living in the wasteland that is Earth, where all the remaining water is controlled by Water and Power, the mega corporation/government that runs the territory. While incarcerated at W + P, Tank Girl and her new friend Jet Girl break out and steal... a tank and a jet. After meeting some mutant kangaroo/humans, and rescuing her little girl (adopted by her friends), the kangaroos and the girls kick Water and Powers' butt. Written by David Flaherty <flaherty@infohouse.com>

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That's just the way she likes it. See more »

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Action | Comedy | Sci-Fi

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

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

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31 March 1995 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Devojka tenk  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$25,000,000 (estimated)

Gross USA:

$4,064,333

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$6,600,000
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2.39 : 1
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Trivia

Though she hid it well, Lori Petty was terrified in the scene where Tank Girl appears alongside another vehicle perched atop her tank's gun barrel. See more »

Goofs

When Booga and Tank Girl are lying in bed together, the right sleeve of Booga's shirt is pulled up higher than the prosthetic kangaroo arm, clearly showing the actor's elbow. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Tank Girl: Listen up, cause I'm only telling you this once. I'm not bedtime story lady, so pay attention. It's 2033. The world is *screwed* now. You see, a while ago this humongous comet came crashing into the earth. Bam, total devastation. End of the world as we know it. No celebrities, no cable TV, no water. It hasn't rained in 11 years. Now 20 people gotta squeeze inside the same bathtub - so it ain't all bad.
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Boom Operator - Freddy Potatohead See more »

Connections

Referenced in Saturday Night Live: David Alan Grier/Silverchair (1995) See more »

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Army of Me
Written by Björk (as Bjork Gudmundsdottir) and Graham Massey
Performed by Björk (as Bjork Gudmundsdottir), Graham Massey, Nellee Hooper and Marius De Vries
Courtesy of Elektra Entertainment/Mother Records/One Little Indian Records
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Great fun and visually interesting, with some wonderful one-liners and buckets of attitude.
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One of the best films ever based on a comic, Tank Girl should not be taken seriously, but it's enormous fun, and a badly needed send-up of all those testosterone-pumped action movies. Instead of the usual male buddies, you have two sassy young woman, while a genetically modified and not very bright kangaroo plays the part of the Bond girl. All the leads perform well, particularly McDowell as the villain, and the script has some great one-liners, even if the plot is pretty dumb (it's a comic, ok? Get over it.)


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