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R| 1 hr. 56 min.

Plot Summary
Andy (Philip Seymour Hoffman), a debt-ridden broker, needs some quick cash. He ropes his younger brother, Hank (Ethan Hawke), into a scheme to commit the perfect crime: to rob their parents' (Albert Finney, Rosemary Harris) jewelry store. The scheme goes horribly awry, and the family patriarch takes justice into his own hands, unaware that the criminals he is hunting are his own sons.

Cast: Philip Seymour Hoffman , Ethan Hawke , Marisa Tomei , Albert Finney , Rosemary Harris , Brian F. O'Byrne , Amy Ryan , Michael Shannon

Director: Sidney Lumet

Genres: Thriller

Distributor: ThinkFilm

Before the Devil Knows You're Dead (2007)

Release Date: October 26th, 2007|1 hr. 56 min.

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  • March 27, 2010 ninefaner
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    The first 3 minutes are a bit raunchy but Marisa is one fine lady. Everything that can go wrong with a robbery does go wrong. Very good movie.

  • December 07, 2008 EMPIREJEWLERS
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    this movie was cool but in the begging it was sexxxxx..... hottt and sharp

  • May 22, 2008 bb52184
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    I watched this movie earlier today, and i thought it was so so. If you can make it through seeing Hoffman naked the first couple of minutes then it turns out to be well still so so!

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