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Sex and Lies in Sin City (2008)

Not Rated | | Biography, Crime, Drama | TV Movie 25 October 2008
Decide the truth for yourself in this thrilling true story of the biggest scandal in Las Vegas. Ted Binion (Matthew Modine, TV's "Weeds") is Vegas royalty, the prince of the world famous ... See full summary »

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... Sandy Murphy
... Becky Binion
... Rick Tabish
... Ted Binion
... Ian Miller
... Evan James
... Jay Green
Chad Brummett ... Bruce
Gary Moody ... Lou Sacco
... Brenda Rupp (as Kate Zenna)
Dan Gerrity ... Tony Serra
... Kyle Dominy
... Greg Bernat
Justin Tade ... David Daguerre
... Hal Fordyce
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Decide the truth for yourself in this thrilling true story of the biggest scandal in Las Vegas. Ted Binion (Matthew Modine, TV's "Weeds") is Vegas royalty, the prince of the world famous Horseshoe Casino - rich, rowdy and randy. When he falls for Sandy Murphy (Mena Suvari, Beauty Shop) at a local strip club, he becomes trapped in a web of drugs, deception and ultimately his death. His apparent ... Written by Anonymous

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Someone is about to make a killing.


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25 October 2008 (USA)  »

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Sesso & bugie a Las Vegas  »

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interesting real life story
16 February 2016 | by See all my reviews

Vegas stripper Sandy Murphy (Mena Suvari) rejects an offer from Ted Binion (Matthew Modine) claiming not to be a hooker. This only riles him up. Three years later, she comes home to find him dead. He is Vegas royalty and a drug addict. He was stripped of his license seven months before for his drug use and ties to a mob figure. The police investigates as Ted's sister Becky Binion (Marcia Gay Harden) battles Sandy and her boyfriend Rick Tabish (Johnathon Schaech). Rick is arrested for digging up Ted's stash of silver in the desert.

It's an interesting real life story. It seems to be going for a comedic take which isn't that funny. The story would work better as a murder mystery but Sandy is never portrayed as possibly being guilty. That takes all the tension away from the story and the trial. It's a Lifetime TV movie that needs to be more cinematic and dramatic.


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