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The Way of the Gun (2000)

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Two criminal drifters without sympathy get more than they bargained for after kidnapping and holding for ransom the surrogate mother of a powerful and shady man.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Ryan Phillippe ... Mr. Parker
Benicio Del Toro ... Harold Longbaugh
Juliette Lewis ... Robin
Taye Diggs ... Jeffers
Nicky Katt ... Obecks
Geoffrey Lewis ... Abner Mercer
Dylan Kussman ... Dr. Allen Painter
Scott Wilson ... Hale Chidduck
Kristin Lehman ... Francesca Chidduck
James Caan ... Joe Sarno
Henry Griffin Henry Griffin ... P. Whipped
Armando Guerrero ... Federale #1 (as Mando Guerrero)
Andres Orozco ... Federale #2
Jan Hanks Jan Hanks ... Receptionist (as Jan Jensen)
José Pérez José Pérez ... ? (as Jose Perez)
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Storyline

Two petty if violent criminals kidnap a girl being paid $1m to be a surrogate mother. As the baby is for a gangster the pair's demand for money sees several henchmen and assorted other ruthless characters head after them to Mexico. Bullets rather than talking are always going to settle this one. Written by Jeremy Perkins {J-26}

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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for strong violence/gore, language and some sexuality | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English | Spanish

Release Date:

8 September 2000 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

A Sangue Frio See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$8,500,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$2,150,979, 10 September 2000

Gross USA:

$6,055,661

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$13,200,972
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Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Mr. Parker's Remington 870 shotgun is equipped with a tactical sling, but it is looped over the weak side of the gun to keep from obstructing the operation of the slide in the pump action shotgun. See more »

Goofs

The amount of sweat on Dr. Painters shirt during the operation in the motel. See more »

Quotes

Parker: A pint of your blood can fetch you fifty bucks. A shot of cum, three grand.
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Crazy Credits

Henry Griffin is listed as P. Whipped. He is the guy whose girlfriend is yelling at Parker and Longbaugh and ends up fighting them, thus he is "P[ussy] Whipped." See more »

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Rip This Joint
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Great Movie
15 February 2007 | by theprezzSee all my reviews

Ryan Philipe and Benecio del Toro do a magnificent job of portraying two insane outlaws.

The opening of this movie is amazing and will set you in the mood for the rest of this insane movie.

When you are a gun buff like myself you know what a good shoot em up movie is. This one will not disappoint at all.

The overall plot and progression in the movie is quite fast paced but it is justified.

Watch this movie it is a must see

I loved this move so much I named my gaming team after it http://www.wayofthegun.net/


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