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R| 2 hr. 10 min.

Plot Summary
California entrepreneurs Ben (Aaron Johnson) and Chon (Taylor Kitsch) run a lucrative business raising marijuana and share a one-of-a-kind love with beautiful O (Blake Lively). Life in Laguna Beach is idyllic for them, until Elena (Salma Hayek), the merciless leader of the Mexican Baja Cartel, moves in and demands a piece of the action. However, Elena underestimates the trio's unbreakable bond, and with the help of a shady DEA agent (John Travolta), Ben, Chon and O go to war.

Cast: Taylor Kitsch , Blake Lively , Aaron Johnson , John Travolta , Benicio Del Toro , Salma Hayek , Emile Hirsch , Demián Bichir

Director: Oliver Stone

Genres: Crime drama, Thriller

Distributor: Universal Studios

Savages (2012)

Release Date: July 6th, 2012|2 hr. 10 min.

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fan reviews ( 43 )
  • So. What part of this is boring? All of it. show more

  • Savages comes off as director Oliver Stone trying to rekindle his "Natural Born Killers" mojo from 1994. But when the bigger-name stars show up here in cartoonish roles, things feel more silly than gritty. show more

  • The violence is graphic, the dialogue can be awfully arch and the style is often mannered, but this long, dense adventure takes surprising side trips into thoughtfulness, ruefulness, whimsy and romance. It's high-grade entertainment sustained by a buoyant spirit. show more

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    Crap

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    Terrible Movie

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    I had a great time watching this movie, It was definitely worth it.

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Review: Savages Overdoses On Itself

Posted by
on Jul 5th, 2012 4:21PM

On the surface, Oliver Stone's Savages seems to have it all -- lots of sex, gun violence, drug use, beautiful California landscapes and a killer cast -- but once the film starts, it comes raging at...

Savages: The Slow Evolution Of Blake Lively

Posted by
on Jul 5th, 2012 2:01PM

Blake Lively has taken a lot of heat for her wooden, mumbly performances in flicks like The Town and Green Lantern. That's why many an eyebrow was raised when acclaimed director Oliver Stone cast her...

'Savages' Premiere: Blake Lively, John Travolta And Salma Hayek Hit The Red Carpet (PHOTOS)

Posted by
Jessie Heyman on Jun 26th, 2012 8:49AM

Blake Lively is the ultimate object of desire in real life in Oliver Stone's new movie, "Savages." Here, Lively -- who plays Ophelia, the shared girlfriend of drug dealers Chon (Taylor Kitsch) and Ben...

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