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Whatever It Takes (1998)

Two Los Angeles cops go undercover to investigate the distribution of steroids to wrestlers and body builders.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
... Neil (as Don 'The Dragon' Wilson)
... Dave Menardi
... Paulie Salano
Craig Susser ... Sonny Salano
... Kevin Thompson (as Michael Baily Smith)
... Sid Babich
... Pope Kim (as Joe Sagal)
Leslie Danon ... Marla Christian
... Walker
Jack Capece ... Devalle
... Carl Lica
Cori Lowens ... Hans Grusser
Pamala Tyson ... Sharleen Harris (as Pamela Tyson)
... Roland
... Connie
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Two Los Angeles cops go undercover to investigate the distribution of steroids to wrestlers and body builders.

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13 November 1998 (USA)  »

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$2,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$4,104,298, 24 March 2000, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$8,427,155, 31 March 2000
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"The Dragon" and "The Diceman" make a quick reference to "Ford Fairlane" when they appropriate a drug pusher's aging automobile. The Adventures of Ford Fairlane (1990) was a film showcasing Andrew Dice Clay. See more »

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References The Adventures of Ford Fairlane (1990) See more »

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Pedal To The Metal
Performed by Chris Horvath
Written by Chris Horvath (Jamnation Music, BMI)
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Could be better
15 August 1999 | by See all my reviews

"Whatever it takes" was not quite as entertaining as previous Don "The Dragon" Wilson movies. Don Wilson is beginning to show his age, and it appeared that it was more difficult for him to perform some of the stunts. The showing was running a "6" until the end, when Andrew Dice Clay had to come in with his moronic farmer jokes, which didn't add anything to the show, actually detracted from it, and was not normal for Wilson's productions.


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