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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Kyra Sedgwick ... Claire Kelsky
Stanley Tucci ... Nicholas 'Nick' Roth
Robin Tunney ... Kitty
Robbie Coltrane ... The Boss
John Ritter ... Dr. Wexler
Ethan Embry ... Jimmy
Philip Seymour Hoffman ... Duncan
Mark Boone Junior ... Stykes
Jerry Grayson ... Benny
Paul Calderon ... Boulez
Ajay Naidu ... Ives
Karl Geary ... Bosch
Alan Manson Alan Manson ... Paul
Raynor Scheine ... Fuller
Richard Zobel Richard Zobel ... Simms
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Claire is a tough gang member that has to find the Boss' mistress, Kitty, who ran away from him. She is accompanied by Boss' trigger-happy son Jimmy. Claire's colleague gangster Nick is terminally ill and cancer starts to take over him. Written by Anonymous

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Never underestimate the power of a woman See more »

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Action | Comedy | Crime | Drama

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

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

16 January 1998 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Amerikai bérgyilkosnő See more »

Filming Locations:

New York City, New York, USA

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$4,000,000 (estimated)
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Color:

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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Stanley Tucci and Philip Seymour Hoffman would later star in several films of "The Hunger Games" franchise. See more »

Quotes

Duncan: There's a fine line between luck and skill.
Nicholas "Nick" Roth: In fact, there's no line at all.
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References Happy Days (1974) See more »

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Surprisingly Good
15 March 2001 | by marvintSee all my reviews

I picked up "Montana" on a whim, and was very plesantly surprised by it.

I'll concede that there were some holes in the story, and some of the characters were very flat, but Claire and Nick made a VERY interesting study.

There were enough plot twists that I didn't forsee to keep me surprised, and the main characters were definitely engaging enough to keep my interest.

However, the violence and carnage were definitely worse than was necessary (comparisons to Tarantino seem justified).

I'd give it a 8 - not great, but interesting and engaging.


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