5.9/10
958
27 user 13 critic

Night at the Golden Eagle (2001)

R | | Drama | 17 May 2002 (USA)
An ex-convict's plans to turn legit go awry.

Director:

Writer:

Watch Now

From $14.99 (SD) on Prime Video

ON DISC

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

The Warwick family are unknowingly being filmed for a new reality show. Problem is, they're boring. So the producer, Mickey Wagner, must add conflict and drama. Their lives begin to unravel with shocking consequences.

Director: Adam Rifkin
Stars: Adam Rifkin, Scott Anderson, Kelly Menighan
Look (2007)
Comedy | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

The lies, betrayal, and desires of nine different groups of people are revealed as they live out their secret lives in the sight of the security cameras that capture our every movement.

Director: Adam Rifkin
Stars: Jamie McShane, Spencer Redford, Hayes MacArthur
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

In Ventura, CA, Giuseppe Andrews makes movies in his trailer park where he grew up. A former child actor in some big movies (Independence Day, Unstrung Heroes, Never Been Kissed), Giuseppe ... See full summary »

Director: Adam Rifkin
Stars: Giuseppe Andrews, Vietnam Ron, Big Ed
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.6/10 X  

After their cars collide on a desert highway in the middle of nowhere, two friends and a woman they both like must wait for someone to pass by and help them. Unfortunately, those who do stop turn out to be criminals, eccentrics or wackos.

Director: Adam Rifkin
Stars: Claudia Christian, Andrew Lauer, Peter Berg
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.4/10 X  

Two sisters reunite after not having seen each other for five years. While catching up on each others' lives, they relive childhood experiences, both good and Bad

Director: Adam Rifkin
Stars: Charlie Sheen, Peter Berg, Claudia Christian
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

A man pursues stand-up comedy encouraged by his fellow garbage man. Though his friend, who accompanies him on accordion, continues to tell him how great he is, he actually stinks. When the ... See full summary »

Director: Adam Rifkin
Stars: Judd Nelson, Bill Paxton, Wayne Newton
Comedy | Horror | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.5/10 X  

A budding young scientist lad is caught by his mom checking out the lady across the way with his telescope, whereupon she lectures him on the evils of women. Twenty years later and all ... See full summary »

Director: Adam Rifkin
Stars: Noel Peters, Savannah, Stephanie Blake
Homo Erectus (2007)
Action | Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.5/10 X  

A philosophical caveman (Rifkin) yearns for more out of life than sticks, stones and raw meat.

Director: Adam Rifkin
Stars: Adam Rifkin, Ali Larter, Hayes MacArthur
Comedy | Drama | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.6/10 X  

Two idential twins, separated since infancy, meet after 30 years causing a series of mistaken identity and crisis for all involved.

Directors: Adam Rifkin, Scott Spiegel
Stars: Stephen Kearney, Amy Yasbeck, Robert Trebor
Denial II (1998)
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

Couples split up after a comment at an LA dinner party sets up arguments about how truthful partners are in their relationships.

Director: Adam Rifkin
Stars: Jonathan Silverman, Leah Lail, Patrick Dempsey
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2/10 X  

A young woman deals with her first heartbreak after a relationship ends.

Director: Adam Rifkin
Stars: Judy Greer, Joshua Malina, Lin Shaye
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Donnie Montemarano ... Tommy
Vinny Argiro ... Mick
... Amber
... Rodan
... Sally
Nicole Jacobs ... Loriann
... Mr. Maynard
... Sylvester
Miles Dougal ... Desk Clerk
... Gabriel
... Ruby
... Ray (as Ron Jeremy Hyatt)
... Waitress
Bill Nowlin ... John #1
... John #2
Edit

Storyline

After spending more seven years in prison, the criminal Tommy is released and his former partner Mick is waiting for him to take him home. Mick is an ex-convict that is straight now, working as a janitor in a porno shop and living in the decadent and filthy Golden Eagle hotel in Los Angeles. He tells Tommy that he has saved 2.5 thousand dollar and has bought two tickets to Las Vegas for them. Mick's intention is to find a job in a casino and begin a new life with his old friend in a nice place. The dirty Golden Eagle is a joint where prostitutes meet clients and losers and decadent people live. When Mick goes to work his last night in his job, Tommy brings the prostitute Amber to the room to have sex with her. Amber works with her friend Sally on the streets and their pimp is the strong Rodan that is luring the fifteen year-old runaway Loriann, promising that she will become a cinema actress. Tommy fails with Amber and she mocks him. Tommy gets angry and kills Amber. When Mick returns... Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

one night can reveal a lifetime

Genres:

Drama

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for gritty violence, sexuality, language and some drug use | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

17 May 2002 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Noc kod zlatnog orla  »

Filming Locations:


Edit

Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$5,525, 28 April 2002, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$16,241, 7 June 2002
See more on IMDbPro »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show more on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Connections

Features Dracula (1931) See more »

Soundtracks

Tabu
Written by Margarita Lecuona
Performed by Xavier Cugat
Courtesy of Harlequin UK Records
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Not a fun movie
18 June 2003 | by See all my reviews

This is definitely not your typical family fare. It's the story of a smalltime thug (Mic) with a bad temper, who gets released from jail. He's greeted at the gate by his longtime buddy (Tommy) who has decided to reform. He wants to go to Las Vegas and bring Mic along. Well, the fact that Mic has a bad temper and is an ex-con should tell you enough to know what will go on. The Golden Eagle is a rundown hotel full of poor, depraved people. A place where dreams come to die an ugly death.

None of the characters was very appealing, the filming is very dark and the story moves slowly. It's an exercise in character definition and acting. If that's what you're looking for in a movie, then this is the movie for you. However, my main problem with it, and the reason I rate it a 6, is that it's not entertaining. When I pulled the DVD out of the player, I didn't feel like I enjoyed myself, The movie didn't move me or make me think and that's a big failure in my book.


7 of 10 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 27 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

Stream Trending Movies With Prime Video

Enjoy a night in with these popular movies available to stream now with Prime Video.

Start your free trial