MGM Home Entertainment | Release Date: October 27, 1995
8.9
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Universal acclaim based on 191 Ratings
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CaptainCraigFeb 18, 2005
Depressing, miserable production about two people to enable their adictions. No redeaming value whatsoever. Im boycotting Nick Nolte films in revenge for making me suffer thru this.
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V.S.Sep 29, 2003
This movie has some of the worst character development I've ever seen. He's allowed a couple of flashbacks to show us who he is (a screenwriter who lost his family) while she's the usual hooker with a heart of gold who has no This movie has some of the worst character development I've ever seen. He's allowed a couple of flashbacks to show us who he is (a screenwriter who lost his family) while she's the usual hooker with a heart of gold who has no point to her character other than to fall in love with Nicolas Cage for no apparent reason. I mean, do hookers usually have such perfect diction and overstocked bookshelves in their apt? We'll never know, since the filmmaker can't spare a line to give her character even the slightest history. Expand
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YoonMinC.Sep 26, 2003
A dumbass movie moping for significance and philosophical depth, it simply wallows in a pigsty of cliches--hooker with a heart of gold and world weary alcoholic. This is a very bad movie for purposes of either compassion or self-pity. Cage A dumbass movie moping for significance and philosophical depth, it simply wallows in a pigsty of cliches--hooker with a heart of gold and world weary alcoholic. This is a very bad movie for purposes of either compassion or self-pity. Cage won an oscar for his role which makes one wonder what the Academy voters had been drinking(or snorting?). Expand
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