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Slingshot (2005)

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Taylor and Ashley has found the Perfect way to earn money. They seduce rich suburban women and rob them. This all goes well until Taylor falls in love with one of their victims.

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Jay Alaimo

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Jay Alaimo (screenplay), Matt Fiorello (screenplay) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
David Arquette ... Ash
Thora Birch ... April
Balthazar Getty ... Taylor
Julianna Margulies ... Karen
Joely Fisher ... Emma
Michael Janik ... Dickson
Svetlana Metkina ... Fast Bobby
Lillo Brancato ... DJ
Katie Chonacas ... Ruby
Sara Colton Sara Colton ... Constance
Kat Coiro ... Tina (as Katherine Cunningham-Eves)
Spencer Diamond ... Tracey
Patrick Dizney Patrick Dizney ... Gerry
Rachel Konstantin Rachel Konstantin ... Candice
Andrea Leigh Andrea Leigh ... Joy
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Storyline

Taylor and Ashley has found the Perfect way to earn money. They seduce rich suburban women and rob them. This all goes well until Taylor falls in love with one of their victims.

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Two cunning and manipulative drifters venture into Farifield County, Connecticut looking to seduce wealthy and lonely housewives.

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Crime | Drama | Romance

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

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

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

26 April 2005 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Entimotatoi apateones See more »

Filming Locations:

Connecticut, USA See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$1,500,000 (estimated)

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$19,200, 31 December 2009
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Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color
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Quotes

Tracey: You're not some kind of child molester, are you?
Ash: If I was a child molester, would I tell you about it?
Tracey: [ponders a beat] Good point.
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What We Have To Change
Written by Roger Raskin and Logan Raskin
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Good indie movie
26 April 2007 | by checkacheckSee all my reviews

Glad to see this is finally out on DVD. It's nice to see these actors on screen and in roles that suit them well. Gotta love Arquette, Birch, Marquiles and Getty. I wish more movies like this were made these days. It felt, to me, like a movie in the vein of the great indie dramas of the early 90s - the ones that also had a good amount of real life humor but also had real characters. Hopefully it's not a dying breed. I don't mean to imply that this movie is a talky, unplotted movie like Clerks or Pompetus of Love (nothing against those films). This is absolutely a genre film - a con film - it's just done in a sort of different tone than others.

I don't know how this movie did theatrically but it's a definitely worth a rent. I think of it as a hang out movie, to use a Quentin Tarantino phrase, the kind of movie where you really enjoy hanging out with the characters.


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