Best men

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Publisher:
Orion Home Video,
Pub. Date:
2002
Language:
English
Description
Former music-video director Tamra Davis (Guncrazy) created strong characters in this bank-robbery tale, a crime/comedy/drama somewhat reminiscent of the anti-establishment attitudes seen in early '70s films. After three years in a California prison, Jesse (Luke Wilson) is ready to marry his girlfriend Hope (Drew Barrymore) in the town of Independence (the original working title of this film). Joining Jesse is a odd assortment -- the buzzcut ex-Green-Beret Buzz (Dean Cain); ex-lawyer Sol (Mitchell Whitfield); geeky Teddy (Andy Dick); and Shakespeare-quoting Billy (Sean Patrick Flanery), aka Hamlet on the FBI's most-wanted list. Then they're off to the wedding. Billy, however, asks to be dropped off at a nearby bank, and after it's evident that Billy is pulling off another Hamlet heist, the others join him inside. Billy's father, Sheriff Phillips (Fred Ward), up for re-election, begins hostage negotiations, but the media arrives, along with psycho FBI agent Hoover (Raymond J. Barry) and his partner Carter (Art Edler Brown). Wearing her wedding dress, Hope goes inside the bank. Soon various friends and locals gather outside to offer support as the hostages take the side of their captors. In addition to portraying agent Carter, Art Edler Brown is the film's co-producer and co-scripter. ~ Bhob Stewart, Rovi
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Grouping Title best men
Grouping Author orion pictures
Grouping Category movie
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auth_author2 Barrymore, Drew., Cain, Dean., Davis, Tamra., Dick, Andy, 1966-, Flanery, Sean Patrick.
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display_description Fresh out of jail, the groom is met by his friends to escort him to the altar. But on the way, one friend decides to stop and rob a bank, forcing the angry bride to join them in the stand-off.
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subject_facet Comedy films, DVD, Feature films, Video recording for the hearing impaired
title_display Best men
title_full Best men [DVD] / Orion Pictures presents in association with Rank Film Distributors ; produced by Brad Krevoy ... [et al.] ; written by Art Edler Brown & Tracy Fraim ; directed by Tamra Davis
title_short Best men
topic_facet Comedy films, Feature films
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