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Bad Day on the Block (1997)

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A decorated firefighter has his wife and son leave him because of his violent tendencies, including playing a game of Russian Roulette with his wife. Only trouble is he believes that the ... See full summary »

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Craig R. Baxley
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Charlie Sheen ... Lyle Wilder
Mare Winningham ... Catherine Braverton
David Andrews ... Reese Braverton
Noah Fleiss ... Zach Braverton
Chelsea Russo Chelsea Russo ... Marcie Braverton
John Ratzenberger ... Al Calavito
Dawnn Lewis ... Sandy Tierra
Keone Young ... Ron the Repairman
Reggie Jackson ... Reggie Jackson
Cody Jones Cody Jones ... D.J.
David Hewlett ... Andrew
Phillip Jarrett ... Firefighter
Kim Roberts ... 911 Operator
Dawn Roach Dawn Roach ... 911 Operator
Catherine Swing Catherine Swing ... Crack House Reporter
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Storyline

A decorated firefighter has his wife and son leave him because of his violent tendencies, including playing a game of Russian Roulette with his wife. Only trouble is he believes that the loving neighbor couple and their two children are to blame for them leaving by filling his wife's head with nonsense. He then sets out to discipline the family for their failings. But when the couple reports him to the police, the police will not believe the couple because of the fireman's status in the community. Things escalate until he kills a repairman, then the police and finally launches a totally terroristic attack on the family including again playing Russian Roulette with them. Written by John Sacksteder <jsackste@bellsouth.net>

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He's destroyed everything close to him. Now he's going next door. See more »

Genres:

Drama | Thriller

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for violence/terror and language | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

22 August 1997 (Turkey) See more »

Also Known As:

Bajo presión See more »

Filming Locations:

Stouffville, Ontario, Canada See more »

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Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Goofs

When the model airplane flies through the window, the glass breaks apart in small pieces like safety glass of a car, normal window glass does not break like this. See more »

Quotes

Lyle Wilder: [When Catherine begs him not to hurt her family] Your idea of hurt is alot diffrent from mine!
Lyle Wilder: [When asked what he wants] I want to see your babies... I want to discipline them... I want to save them!
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unique charlie sheen role
16 November 2002 | by charly_birminghamSee all my reviews

I saw this film quite recently and i was plesantly suprised as I haven't seen charlie seen play this type of role before and I think that he carried off the psycho-next-door quite well. it is a welcome change from all of his usual sarcastic, well to do normal characters that he plays and although the script wasn't all that it could have been, sheen flourished in his lyle wilder role. the rest of the cast were also good in their roles especially noah fleiss as Zach, and mare winnigham as the mother of the family catherine braverton. a good movie 3/5


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