A small-time hoodlum is divided between his conscience and loyalty to his boss when his cousin is murdered.

Director:

Ted Demme

Writer:

Mike Armstrong
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Denis Leary ... Bobby O'Grady
Ian Hart ... Mouse
Jason Barry ... Seamus
Lenny Clarke ... Skunk
Kevin Chapman ... Mickey Pat
George MacDonald George MacDonald ... Gallivan (as George Macdonald)
John Diehl ... Digger
Lyndon Byers Lyndon Byers ... Fitzie
Herbie Ade Herbie Ade ... Herbie
Noah Emmerich ... Red
Famke Janssen ... Katy
Melissa Fitzgerald ... Sheila
Don Gavin ... Brosnihan
Billy Crudup ... Teddy
Colm Meaney ... Jackie O'Hara
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Storyline

Bobby O'Grady is a low-range member of Boston Irish gang run by Jackie O'Hara. Jackie demands absolute, total loyalty from him. When Jackie kills one of Bobby's buddies, Teddy, Bobby and others have to keep it an absolute secret, even from their and Teddy's relatives. Written by Anonymous

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Every city has one.

Genres:

Crime | Drama | Thriller

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for pervasive strong language, drug use and violence | See all certifications »

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Trivia

Co-produced by Montréal company Filmline, despite being shot in Boston with American actors. See more »

Goofs

At 1:04:45 the wireless transmitter is briefly visible on the right when Catie leans over to hug her friend. See more »

Quotes

Mouse: [Mouse and Bobby approaching Sheila and Katy] I know I might like her, but sometimes she's a different person. I don't know what she's gonna be one moment to the next.
Bobby O'Grady: Don't say anything.
[to Katy and Sheila]
Bobby O'Grady: Hey, whats goin' on?
Katy: Boys.
Mouse: Hey, Sheila.
Sheila: Hey, Mouse.
Mouse: That's a nice sweater.
Sheila: It's a, uh, blouse, Mouse.
Mouse: Yeah, it's nice.
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Soundtracks

Black Love
Written and Performed by Greg Dulli
Published by Warner-Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (BMI)
Kali Nichia Music (BMI)
Courtesy of Electra Entertainment Group
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Good Dark Movie With An Excellent Ear For Dialogue
23 May 1999 | by jmcc-2See all my reviews

This is definitely a dark movie but it is also one with an amazing dialogue and excellent acting. Many movies these days will trim back the amount of foul language in an effort to attract the sensitive types. Noose/Monument Avenue is one where the dialogue is authentic and you get the plain unvarnished truth. Perhaps that may be too much for the Politically Correct but I doubt if you'd get many of them in the Boston of Noose. The characters are so believable that you begin to wonder if you know people like this.


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Country:

Canada | USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

25 September 1998 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Monument Ave. See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$11,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$41,556, 27 September 1998

Gross USA:

$333,760

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$333,760
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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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