Release Date: April 9th, 1999

DVD Release Date: August 24th, 1999

R |1 hr 43 min

Plot Summary

Grocery store clerk Simon (Desmond Askew) occasionally sells drugs from his cash register at work, so when soap opera actors Adam (Scott Wolf) and Zack (Jay Mohr) come looking for Ecstasy on a quiet Christmas Eve, they are surprised to find Ronna (Sarah Polley) covering his shift. Desperate for money, Ronna decides to become an impromptu drug dealer, unaware that Adam and Zack are secretly working for obsessed narcotics officer Burke (William Fichtner).

Cast: Desmond Askew, Taye Diggs, William Fichtner, J.E. Freeman, Katie Holmes, Jane Krakowski, Breckin Meyer, Jay Mohr

Director: Doug Liman

Genres: Comedy drama

Production Co: TriStar Pictures

Distributors: Columbia Pictures

Keywords: Temptation, Los Angeles, Cool, Wife, Playful, 1990s, Car

Ratings & Reviews

  • 88
    Jack MathewsNew York Daily News

    Darkly hilarious. show more

  • 88
    Wesley MorrisSan Francisco Examiner

    A triptych whirling on a Lazy Susan of revolving character perspectives. show more

  • 100
    New York Post

    Breakneck, raucous and thoroughly exhilarating.

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