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City of Industry (1997)

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A retired thief swears revenge on the lunatic who murdered his brother and partner, while going on the run with the loot they stole.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
... Roy Egan
... Skip Kovich
... Lee Egan
... Rachel Montana
... Jorge Montana
... Odell Williams
... Cathi Rose (as Lucy Alexis Liu)
... Keshaun Brown
... Gena
... Sunny
Brian Brophy ... Backus
... Uncle Luke
... A Roc (as Flex)
Brian Shen ... Pai-Gow Dealer
... Gwen
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Storyline

Lee Egan lures his older brother Roy out of "retirement" with a sweet jewel heist, only to get killed by a backstabbing partner; then it's up to Roy to get revenge. Written by Thomas Pluck <stripey@winternet.com>

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A bad place to live, a worse place to die. See more »

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Crime | Drama | Thriller

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

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Orion

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14 March 1997 (USA)  »

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City of Crime  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$8,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$1,374,839, 21 March 1997

Gross USA:

$1,495,332, 30 March 1997
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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

The line, "I'm my own police", spoken by Roy (Harvey Keitel), is taken directly from This Gun for Hire (1942). See more »

Goofs

Roy stays at a motel with a commercial propane (LPG) storage tank right next to his unit. This is a flagrant OSHA violation of section 1910.110, which says that large quantities must be stored at least 25 feet away from any building. See more »

Quotes

Roy Egan: Where the hell you been, Roy? I've been calling you for a fucking half hour! I got her, I want the money. I've been through too much to let her live if your disappoint me.
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Great Flick
5 August 1998 | by See all my reviews

I agree with Stephen. I watched this film mainly to see Harvey Keitel's work: I was wholly unprepared for the slam-bang surprise after the heist. I think it's a great revenge flick in the full Bronson mode.


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