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Summary A drug dealer reconsiders his profession when his boss plans to go straight and an old flame reappears.

Directed By: Paul Schrader

Written By: Paul Schrader

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Metascore Generally Favorable Based on 22 Critic Reviews
70
User Score Generally Favorable Based on 4 User Ratings
6.8
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Summary A drug dealer reconsiders his profession when his boss plans to go straight and an old flame reappears.

Directed By: Paul Schrader

Written By: Paul Schrader

Where to Watch

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Generally Favorable Based on 22 Critic Reviews
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Generally Favorable Based on 22 Critic Reviews
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77% Positive
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23% Mixed
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0% Negative
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Production Company Carolco Pictures, Grain of Sand Productions, Live Entertainment, Seven Arts Productions
Release Date Jan 1, 1992
Duration 1 h 43 m
Rating R
Tagline A story about the discovery of the spirit, the Lure of Decadence, and the Chance for Escape. [Australia theatrical]
Film Independent Spirit Awards
2 Nominations
Sant Jordi Awards
• 1 Win & 1 Nomination
Berlin International Film Festival
1 Nomination