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Violet & Daisy (2011)

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Two teenage assassins accept what they think will be a quick-and-easy job, until an unexpected target throws them off their plan.

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Geoffrey Fletcher

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Saoirse Ronan ... Daisy
Alexis Bledel ... Violet
James Gandolfini ... The Guy
Marianne Jean-Baptiste ... Number 1
Danny Trejo ... Russ
Lynda Gravatt Lynda Gravatt ... Dolores
Tatiana Maslany ... April
Cody Horn ... Barbie Sunday
John Ventimiglia ... Man #1
Stu 'Large' Riley ... Man #2
Neville Archambault ... Man #3
Danny Hoch ... Man #4
Tuffy Questell ... Kidnapped Man
Nick Choksi ... Desk Officer
Gary Hope ... Hardware Store Cashier
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Storyline

Two teenage assassins accept what they think will be a quick-and-easy job, until an unexpected target throws them off their plan.

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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for violence, disturbing behavior and language | See all certifications »

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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

6 June 2013 (Israel) See more »

Also Known As:

Violet & Daisy See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$8,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$9,982, 9 June 2013

Gross USA:

$17,186

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$108,139
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Company Credits

Production Co:

Magic Violet See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

Out of all the members of Donny 's crew, Neville Archambault's character is the only member with no lines throughout the entire film. See more »

Goofs

On her first trip for bullets, Violet gets a call from someone with directions to the "closed" hardware store. As a paranoid professional assassin, she does not wonder who it is or how the person knows what she is looking for, how they know exactly where she is and what she is doing at that exact moment. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Daisy: [seeing cancelled posters] What are we going to do now?
Violet: I'll think of something.
DaisyViolet: [cut to them carrying pizzas boxes in Nun outfits]
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There are no opening credits for the film. See more »

Connections

References Pulp Fiction (1994) See more »

Soundtracks

Go Up Moses
Written by Joel Dorn, Roberta Flack & Jesse Jackson
Performed by Roberta Flack
Courtesy of Atlantic Recording Corp.
By arrangement with Warner Music Group Film & TV Licensing
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I did like this but it's not a typical assassin movie. Don't go in expecting a shoot-em up action fest. I say B.
18 October 2013 | by cosmo_tigerSee all my reviews

"I know we gotta off him 'cause that's what we gotta do, but I don't want to do it until I know why he wants us to do it." Violet (Bledel) and Daisy (Ronan) are young girls who are best friends and assassins. When they see dresses they want they decide to take one more job in order to be able to pay for them. What is supposed to be a quick one shot one kill job becomes complicated when they start to talk to their mark. They start to become involved in his life and that changes their feelings about what they are supposed to do. There are some movie I watch based on the subject. Some I watch based off the cast. Then there are movies I watch because of one person. I have been a huge James Gandolfini since the first episode of The Sopranos. The movie on its own is pretty good and I did like it, but it's not a typical assassin movie. Do not go in expecting a shoot-em up action fest. This deals with more of a conversation between the three about why killing is the right thing to do. The assassins don't want to and the mark wants them to. Different but I liked it. Overall, not a typical assassin movie but worth seeing, especially for Gandolfini. I give it a B.


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