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When wrongly accused of stealing a priceless artifact during a poker game, corrupts cops, assassins and a drop dead beautiful blonde set out on a mission to hunt John Smith down with the aim of getting their hands on the million-dollar reward for its safe return.

Starring:
Gary Oldman, Christian Slater
Rental Formats:
DVD, Blu-ray

Product Details

Discs
  • Feature ages_15_and_over
Runtime 1 hour 30 minutes
Starring Gary Oldman, Christian Slater, Helena Mattson, Dane Cook
Director Michael Winnick
Genres Thriller
Studio SIGNATURE ENTERTAINMENT
Rental release 27 January 2014
Main languages English
Discs
  • Feature ages_15_and_over
Runtime 1 hour 30 minutes
Starring Gary Oldman, Christian Slater, Helena Mattson, Dane Cook
Director Michael Winnick
Genres Thriller
Studio SIGNATURE ENTERTAINMENT
Rental release 27 January 2014
Main languages English

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Format: DVD
This 2011 (or according to IMDb 2012) released movie stars Christian Slater as John Smith who takes part in an Elvis Presley competition (after his wallet is stolen by a call girl) in a casino at an Native American reservation run by The Chief, he then gets to play poker with the other Elvis impersonators which includes Gary Oldman who's known as Elvis.

The next day John Smith gets woken up on the table by the Casino owners henchmen who accuse him of stealing this sacred Native American mask, they stick him in the boot of his car and they drive him in the middle of the desert, later John Smith manages to rip through the back seat, the both henchmen are shot dead, he manages to make it at a small town then suddenly everyone he meets (including some of those Elvis impersonators) try to kill him for the mask due to the reward money offered, not to give anymore away this movie has so many twists and turns along the way.

As for the other characters they appear in the movie sporadically especially the Gary Oldman one, the names that are given seem like they are poking fun of the movies made by Tarantino, like The Blonde, The Rancher, The Indian to name but a few, in regards to the performances real life martial artist Helena Mattsson as The Blonde steals the movie, she comes across as Lara Croft with the skin tight clothes, cleavage with two guns strapped behind plus she reads poetry before she assassinates someone, Christian Slater is cool as usual, the supporting actors give weight and conviction, if you want to see a good Quentin Tarantino movie that he never made I highly recommemd this.
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Format: Amazon Video Verified Purchase
I can't recall if this was recommended or if I found it on a search for Helena Mattsson. Her appearance in the opening sequence was certainly enough to grab my attention.

After the titles I wasn't sure for a few minutes where it was going to go but as the captions for each new arrival got sillier I could see it was going to be fun. I haven't really watched much Tarantino but the violence here almost became like a circus as the (apparently) innocent hero finds things spiralling out of control. All the stuff about Politically Correct terminology was pretty much aimed at just one joke later in the film. Some people have said the acting wasn't particularly good but something as over-the-top as this is hardly Shakespeare. The characters aren't meant to be believable so if an actor did make you believe in them they wouldn't be doing their job right.

Not a film that will win awards but good for a few laughs on a quiet night. Definitely worth every penny of the nothing it cost me to watch on Amazon Prime but I'd possibly even consider buying it sometime in the future because I like to have physical media.
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Format: DVD Verified Purchase
In this 2012 action comedy, not so bright John Smith (Christian Slater) is down on his luck in an Indian Reservation casino and enters an Elvis Impersonation contest but loses and ends up playing cards with 4 other Elvis impersonators and then he dozes off. He gets woken up by casino security guards who think he stole a sacred Indian warrior mask. Can he prove otherwise before he ends up dead at the hands of the real thief?
Much of the humour in this is based on various stereotypes, racial, historical, political but it’s all done in light humour. With lots of corny, clichéd jokes, politically insensitive remarks, beautiful heroines, lots of Elvis’, Cowboys and Indians, guns and a ‘Rancher’ like Boss Hogg’, and plenty of twists, what’s not to like?
The single disc loads direct to a main menu offering play, scene selection and audio set up [2.0 or default 5.1].
You may like this if you liked ‘Jonah Hex’, ‘El Gringo’, ‘No Country for Old Men’ or ‘The Big Lebowski’ as the humour and structure are similar. Never taking itself seriously and with it’s high body count and loads of tongue in cheek references to Tarantino movies, this is almost the tribute film he never made. The step by step guide is brilliant and explains it all if you missed anything, a great ***** view if you like mixed up movies.
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Format: DVD
A watchable b class movie. The film is just weird enough, just violent enough, just silly enough (without being completely stupid) to keep my interest. The biggest clue I can give about the film is everything is connected. It is one of these movies that tries to be clever then it is. If not enthralling it is a movie you can watch with just enough interest not to change channels or wonder what else is on.

Christian Slater plays John Smith, a man visiting an Indian casino who becomes embroiled in a plot to steal an ancient Apache war mask. Like him the other thieves were dressed as Elvis impersonators. Lots of resist slurs/stereotypes, f-bombs and a whole bunch of wacky assassins. I really did not understand Helena Mattsson characters reason for quoting Po before killing someone but it was weird enough with the other ingredients to keep the films moving and interesting.
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Format: DVD
If I had to pick one fault with this film is that at 85 minutes it's a bit short and rushed through. A decent cast that includes Gary Oldman and Christian Slater do there best in the comedy crime thriller all about the search for a stolen indian mask from a casino.

A couple of twists and turns in the plot help make it worth a look, but the kind of film you almost forget after you finished watching it.
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