13 wins & 13 nominations.
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A career bank robber busts out of jail (Clooney) with the help of his buddy (Rhames) and kidnaps a US Marshal (Lopez) in the process. When the two cons head for Detroit to pull off their final big scam, the Marshal is put on their case but she finds she is attracted to one of them and has second thoughts about bringing them in.
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When Chino is breaking into Adele's apartment first he tries the doorknob which is locked. He then breaks the glass and reaches through and unlatches the chain lock only and never touches the main lock yet he is then able to open the door. Then, when they leave, miraculously, the glass is back in place.
Bitch, what do you want to listen to?
I like Schubert.
Schubert? Well, I don't!
The laserdisk/DVD versions contain the following deleted scenes.
The original trunk scene, much much longer with extra dialog, different lighting and more wriggling. Moselle is teaching Snoopy's dog "Tuffy" to do tricks with a Frisbee while Snoopy is watching boxing on TV. Glenn calls to tell Snoopy about the Ripley job and then steals a car from a gas station. In a bizarre scene in the Adams Hotel room, Buddy and Jack talk about the feeling you get when you take a bath. Karen gets a lecture from her dad about relationships while he fishes ocean debris out of his jetty. Extended scene of Karen questioning Adele. In the yard at Lompoc, Ripley talks to Foley about fish. Glenn, Snoopy, Kenneth and White Boy Bob talk in the car after the transsexual murder. We see the rather gruesome transsexual murder scene. Ray Cruz talks to Karen who spots Glenn's broken glasses on the floor. Ripley is released from Lompoc and we see him packing stuff from his cell and saying goodbye to Foley. After the job "interview" at Ripley's office building, Foley smashes a large fish tank with a paperweight shortly before being thrown out by two security guards. Foley and Buddy talk in the hotel after Foley has returned from his "socializing" with Karen Putting ski masks on in the van before the Ripley job. White Boy Bob tells a story about leaving his wallet behind at a break in. See more
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and Rogert Pegues
Performed by Rough House Survivors
Courtesy of MCA Records
Under License from Universal Music Special Markets
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26 June 1998 (USA)
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Opening Weekend USA: $12,020,435,
28 June 1998
Gross USA: $37,562,568
Cumulative Worldwide Gross: $77,745,568
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Aspect Ratio: 1.85 : 1
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