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Search and Destroy (1995)

R | | Action, Comedy, Drama | 5 May 1995 (USA)
A satire about desperate hustling, pop philosophy and big money.

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The Accountant
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Lauren Mirkheim
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Rob
Linda Wahl ...
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Marie Davenport
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Laurie Godet ...
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Desk clerk
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Security guard
Nicole Burdette ...
Dorothy
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Storyline

A would-be movie producer strives to convince a self-help guru to let him film his book. As the guru is only interested in money, the producer solicits the help of a shady businessman and the guru's own secretary, who wants to write movie scripts (a horror story about brain-scraping monsters). Written by John Sacksteder <jsackste@bellsouth.net>

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A screwball tragedy

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Action | Comedy | Drama

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Rated R for strong language and some violence, nudity and drug content | See all certifications »

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5 May 1995 (USA)  »

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Budget:

$4,000,000 (estimated)

Gross:

$389,731 (USA)
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Martin Scorsese plays The Accountant. Scorsese directed Griffin Dune in After Hours (1986) See more »

Quotes

Dr. Waxling: Just because it happened to you does not make it interesting.
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Soundtracks

Nocturne in E Flat Major, Opus 9, No 2
Composed by Frédéric Chopin
Performed by Gloria Cheng
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best movie ever
2 September 2006 | by (Australia) – See all my reviews

this movie is great. Walkens best performance ever.hopper is great.it's flawless. not a bad scene in it.levels upon levels.the more you watch it the more you get from it.iv'e seen it over ten times and have never fast forward in any parts. Griffin Dunne should have won an Oscar he is brilliant. Also John Turturro is hilarious.great great great this movie should be huge.I wish David Salle would make another movie.i love the way its directed. when Walken, Dougless, and Dunne are sitting at the table in the restaurant a different color comes up behind them i love that.and when Dunne is running and they repeat it over and over i love that.


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