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Big Trouble Movie Review Summary

Actors: Tim Allen, Rene Russo, Stanley Tucci

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Arthur Herk (Tucci) is an executive with a construction firm. He uncovers some illegal accounting practices and blackmails the owners. The owners send in two hitmen to kill him. His wife (Russo) is happy to learn this news (she hates her husband) and quickly falls for Eliot Arnold (Allen) a friend of her daughter.

Meanwhile, Arthur Herk tries to buy a missile to blow up his bosses who are trying to have him killed but he gets kidnapped en route. And the hired killers are having trouble too; they hate Miami and can't seem to kill Herk who always seems to get away.

Then enter the cops (Janeane Garofalo and Patrick Warburton) who can't seem to catch the killers.

Eventually a pair of bumbling thieves kidnap Herk's daughter and Arnold's son along with the missile (really a nuclear bomb) that Herk was trying to buy. The entire group of cops, family, and bad guys chase after the kids and their kidnappers, who make their way to the airport to escape the country.
The review of this Movie prepared by P Cohen








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Plot & Themes

Comedy, primarily    -   Yes Time/era of movie:    -   2000's+ (present) Comedy or Parody about    -   criminals How much humor v. drama    -   Nearly all humor

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male Profession/status:    -   business executive Age:    -   40's-50's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   White American

Setting

United States    -   Yes The US:    -   Southeast City?    -   Yes City:    -   Miami Misc setting    -   bar

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   generic/vague references to death/punishment Any profanity?    -   Occasional swearing

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