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Carol White Carol White
Wilson's Wife
Bill Duke Bill Duke
Head DEA Agent
George Clooney George Clooney
Himself
Ann-Margret Ann-Margret
Terry Valentine's Ex-Wife
Clement Blake Clement Blake
Pool Hall Bartender
Carl Ciarfalio Carl Ciarfalio
Warehouse Thug
Brandon Keener Brandon Keener
Excited Guy
Michaela Gallo Michaela Gallo
Young Jennifer


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A good movie

5 years ago at Oct 12 10:25
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Already 2 years ago, Steven Soderbergh decided to retire which was too bad. I mean, it could have been nice if he could slow down a bit (he basically made 15 movies in 15 years before his retirement) but, to completely stop, that was rather extreme. Anyway, ย this movie was actually made at a pivotal point in Soderbergh's career. Indeed, so far, he had been making some rather obscure and bairly se... read more

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12 years, 9 months ago at Jan 14 4:42
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I found this difficult to watch and if it wasn't on so late I still wouldn't have wanted to watch the whole thing. It was nauseating because the time line was all over the place. Not that it was hard to follow but it gets a bit much when it's jumping from present to past to future and to any one of those again for no real reason, even being in present tense while jumping to past and present, then ... read more
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An extremely volatile and dangerous Englishman goes to Los Angeles to find the man he considers responsible for his daughter's death.
Release date: 4 August 1999
UPC: 012236607502
Tags: Crime (6), Gangster (5), Drama (5), 1999 (4), Thriller (4), Revenge (4), Murder (3), Mystery (2), 1990s (2), 90s (1), HQ (1), Cockney Slang (1), 1990's (1), Am. Indie (1), Spiritual Cinema (1), Sort (1), SnP (1), (1), American (1), 90's (1)
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"Watched: June 4, 2020. Director: Steven Soderbergh My Rating: 7/10"


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"Middle of the road for Soderbergh and one of Terrence Stamps best performances. It could have been a pretty cool 90 LA film but falls just short. "


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"Middle of the road for Soderbergh and one of Terrence Stamps best performances. It could have been a pretty cool 90 LA film but falls just short. "


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"To be honest, at first glance, The Limey doesn't seem like it was too far off from just being a typical crime film of this variety. However, with Steve Soderbergh in the director's chair, Terence Stamp in the zone as the lead and Peter Fonda who plays the antagonist with an evil that shows itself on the surface as only as a laser-like sliver, there's is enough in this movie to raise it just above the heap of the average revenge thriller. An recently freed exconvict from across the pond travels"


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"July 11 "Do you understand half the shit he says?" "No, but I know what he means." I've went on how I'm not a fan of Steven Soderbergh's work before, but for whatever reason I keep going into his movies hoping they're good. In this case however this is probably his best movie I've seen so far. Sure, it's not too different from your standard revenge film, but what makes this one good is Terrence Stamp's performance and the way the story was executed. It also had an interesting style of editin"


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