• Gun Shy (2000)

Gun Shy

Release Date: February 4th, 2000

DVD Release Date: June 20th, 2000

R |1 hr 42 min

Plot Summary

Legendary undercover DEA agent Charlie Mayough (Liam Neeson) has suddenly lost his nerves of steel. On the verge of a career-induced mental breakdown, and in complete fear of trigger-happy Mafia leader Fulvio Nesstra (Oliver Platt), Charlie seeks psychiatric help and finds himself relying on the support of an unstable therapy group and nurse Judy (Sandra Bullock) just to get through his work.

Cast: Liam Neeson, Oliver Platt, Sandra Bullock, José Zúñiga, Richard Schiff, Andrew Lauer, Mitch Pileggi, Paul Ben-Victor

Director: Eric Blakeney

Genres: Comedy

Production Co: Fortis Films, Hollywood Pictures

Distributors: Buena Vista Pictures, Hollywood Pictures

Keywords: Suspenseful, Friend, Lighthearted, Emotional, 2000s, Office, Transformation, Love

Ratings & Reviews

  • 65
    Kevin MaynardMr. Showbiz

    Thanks to the first-time filmmaker's attention to character, Gun Shy is worth at least a shot at a matinee.

  • 50
    David SterrittChristian Science Monitor

    The story isn't nearly as funny or suspenseful as it would like to be, although the solid cast gives it occasional dashes of pizazz. show more

  • 63
    Jay CarrBoston Globe

    The bathroom jokes in Gun Shy wear thin.

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