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Kicked in the Head (1997)

Redmond is a young guy who can't find what to do with his life. When his uncle Sam gives him the bag to deliver to some uptown connection he fails to do so and it gets them in trouble with ... See full summary »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Kevin Corrigan ... Redmond
Linda Fiorentino ... Megan
Michael Rapaport ... Stretch
Lili Taylor ... Happy
James Woods ... Uncle Sam
Burt Young ... Jack
Olek Krupa ... Borko
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Nicole Baptiste Nicole Baptiste ... Cop
Elliot Cuker Elliot Cuker ... Sheldon
Alan Davidson Alan Davidson ... Skullcap
David Deblinger
Sol Frieder Sol Frieder ... Escalator Man
Matthew Harrison
Bianca Hunter Bianca Hunter ... Pearl
George T. Odom ... Doorperson (as George Odom)
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Storyline

Redmond is a young guy who can't find what to do with his life. When his uncle Sam gives him the bag to deliver to some uptown connection he fails to do so and it gets them in trouble with Jack, low-key criminal. After that tough guy Stretch wants Redmond to take part in his illegal beer business, but before Redmond gets involved, the business ends in a bad way. Redmond is also having affair with flight attendant Megan. Written by Anonymous

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A raucous new comedy about life on the edge.

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Comedy | Crime | Drama | Romance

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for strong language, drug content, some sex and brief violence | See all certifications »
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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

26 September 1997 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Durchgeknallt in Manhattan See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$4,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$61,812, 28 September 1997, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$102,739, 5 October 1997
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Company Credits

Production Co:

De Fina-Cappa See more »
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Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Kevin Corrigan and Michael Rapaport both appeared in True Romance (1993) See more »

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References Young Frankenstein (1974) See more »

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Sure worth watching
7 January 1999 | by kimo-6See all my reviews

The movie start out introducing a boy who is lost ( in search of "the purpose" ). We get to join him for a few days of his life, telling us that life ain`t always the brightest thing to deal with. The movie deserves some credit for not following the mainstream, and Michael Rapaport does his best role for so far. James Woods is quite good as a jerk, the dog is better though. I´m happy that I´ve watched this one, and I recommend you to do the same.


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