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War on Everyone (2016)

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Two corrupt cops set out to blackmail and frame every criminal unfortunate enough to cross their path. Events, however, are complicated by the arrival of someone who appears to be even more dangerous than they are.
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Alexander Skarsgård ... Terry Monroe
Michael Peña ... Bob Bolaño
Theo James ... Lord James Mangan
Tessa Thompson ... Jackie Hollis
Caleb Landry Jones ... Russell Birdwell
Stephanie Sigman ... Delores Bolaño
David Wilmot ... Pádraic Power
Malcolm Barrett ... Reggie X
Paul Reiser ... Lt. Gerry Stanton
Zion Rain Leyba Zion Rain Leyba ... Danny Reynard (as Zion Leyba)
Antonio Valdez Jr. Antonio Valdez Jr. ... César (as Antonio Valdez)
Gabriel Isaiah Abeyta ... Lil' Bob (as Gabriel Abeyta)
Rebekah Wiggins ... Mrs. Reynard
Geoffrey Pomeroy ... Jimmy Harris
Keith Jardine ... Barry Webb
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Storyline

Bob Bolano and Terry Monroe are two crooked Albuquerque PD detectives. They tend to hustle criminals but their methods have landed them in hot water with their boss, and they are on their last warning. They get wind of a heist and decide to muscle in on the action, robbing the perpetrators. Unfortunately for them, the mastermind of the heist is someone out of their league, someone they would do well to fear. Written by grantss

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They're gonna kick your ass and get away with it. See more »

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Action | Comedy | Crime

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Rated R for violence, sexuality/nudity, drug use and pervasive language | See all certifications »

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Trivia

Michael Peña & Caleb Landry Jones both played in movies based on Marvel comic book characters: Pena in Ant-Man (2015) & Jones as Banshee in X-Men: First Class (2011). See more »

Goofs

As he is walking across the street, Bob pulls out his pistol and racks the slide. This would either eject the round in the chamber, which it does not appear to do, or load a cartridge. In any case, a police officer would always carry his firearm loaded, and would never need to do such a thing. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Bob Bolaño: I've always wondered if you hit a mime, does he make a sound?
Terry Monroe: [mime thuds and rolls over their car] Well, now you know.
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Connections

References Starsky & Hutch (2004) See more »

Soundtracks

By the Time I Get to Phoenix
Written by Jimmy Webb
Performed by Glen Campbell
Published by EMI Music Publishing Limited/Sosaha Music Inc and BMG Rights Management UK Ltd., a BMG Company © 1965
Used with permission. All Rights reserved.
Courtesy of Capitol Nashville (US)
Under licence from Universal Music Operations Ltd
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A decent 1970s styled buddy cop movie.
10 February 2017 | by subxerogravitySee all my reviews

I liked Alexander Skarsgård and Michael Pena in it. They had the chemistry that makes for good buddy cop movies.

The buddy cop parts of War on Everyone was really cool too with Paul Reiser as that boss that always comes down on them hard for being good cops(although in the case they are far from good cops). The look and feel of War on Everyone feels like a classic cop show from the 1970s, which was very cool.

But they needed far better material. The movie lacks interest for my taste. Love the concept, thought the implantation of the concept was a bit of a snooze.

Overall, it is worth checking out.


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Release Date:

3 February 2017 (USA) See more »

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$698,036
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