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Dead Broke (1998)

R | | Crime, Drama | June 1998 (USA)
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A detective investigates a murder that has taken place outside a debt collection agency in Brooklyn. A motley assortment of suspects includes the employees of the agency.

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Edward Vilga

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Edward Vilga
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Cast

Credited cast:
Jayne Deely Jayne Deely ... Emily
Kevin Dewey Kevin Dewey ... Steve
John Glover ... Sam
Jill Hennessy ... Kate
Arthur M. Jolly Arthur M. Jolly ... Police Diver
Isabel Keating ... Forensics Specialist
Christopher Lawford ... Joshua
Leslie Lewis ... EMT Technician
Danny Mastrogiorgio ... Veduccio (as Daniel Mastrogiorgio)
Reginald Mervilus Reginald Mervilus ... Police Officer
Adam Seth Nelson
Tony Roberts ... Walter
Cheryl Rogers Cheryl Rogers ... Luanne
Patricia Scanlon ... Frankie
Paul Sorvino ... Harvey
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A detective investigates a murder that has taken place outside a debt collection agency in Brooklyn. A motley assortment of suspects includes the employees of the agency.

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Crime | Drama

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Rated R for language, some violence and brief sexuality | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

June 1998 (USA) See more »

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Ypoptoi martyres See more »

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Budget:

$800,000 (estimated)
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Color
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Black Box
by Jann Klose
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A stew of a movie
16 September 2012 | by gggnarlySee all my reviews

What a great who done it, keeps you guessing until the very end, Reminds me of how Nick Charles orchestrated his investigations in the Thin man movies, just bumped up a few decades. Colorful, believable characters, with quirks and drama that reel you in when you meet them, making you care for each one for different reasons, showing you how complex each person is, and how those complexities inter relate with the people around them; like a Minestrone, or Wedding soup and how the ingredients combined blend and enhance the flavors of each ingredient to bring a flavor pitch, like an orchestra coming into tune blowing the audience away!


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