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The Last Days of Frankie the Fly (1996)

Small-time hood Frankie the Fly teams with a porn filmmaker and porno actress to try to make a killing by running a high-risk scam of the big boss.

Director:

Peter Markle

Writer:

Dayton Callie
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Dennis Hopper ... Frankie
Daryl Hannah ... Margaret
Michael Madsen ... Sal
Kiefer Sutherland ... Joey
Dayton Callie ... Vic
Charles Carroll ... Thug
Jack McGee ... Jack
Karen Roe ... Sal's Girl
Bert Rosario ... Miguel
Adam Scott ... Race Track Valet
Jon Ross ... Waiter
Vanessa Ann Giorgio Vanessa Ann Giorgio ... Bathroom Girl (as Vanessa Giorgio)
David 'Shark' Fralick ... Porno Actor (as David Shark)
Jana Robbins Jana Robbins ... Nurse
Nicholas Mele ... Race Track Man (as Nick Mele)
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Storyline

Frankie is an unrespected little man, who works for mob bosses Sal and Vic. He meets Margaret, who is an ex-porn actress and plans to become a serious one, falls in love with her and tries to save her from Sal's influence. Written by Anonymous

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Comedy | Crime | Drama | Romance

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for strong language, sexuality, and some violence and drug use | See all certifications »
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Trivia

When Frankie is on the phone with Joey in his bedroom, there is a hardcover book on the bed --- Mario Puzo's "The Godfather". See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Frankie: Hey Vic, what you doing here? That's my stop.
Vic: It's OK Fly, we took care of it.
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Connections

Edited into Ticker (2001) See more »

Soundtracks

HEY BABY
Performed by Bruce Channel
Words & Music by Bruce Channel (as Channel) and Margaret Cobb (as Cobb)
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Good Straight To Video Film
8 December 2002 | by Theo RobertsonSee all my reviews

THE LAST DAYS OF FRANKIE THE FLY is an entertaining film . It`s by no means a classic but everyone plays their parts well enough especially Michael Madsen and I`m somewhat surprised as to why it went straight to video . Think about it for a moment if Martin Scorsese had directed this instead of Peter Markle it`d be called a brilliant romantic comedy thriller , and it does have an extremely Scorsese feel to it . Watch it and you`ll see what I mean


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

15 January 1997 (Sweden) See more »

Also Known As:

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Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA

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Budget:

$9,000,000 (estimated)
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Sound Mix:

Dolby SR

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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