• High Heels and Low Lifes (2001)

High Heels and Low Lifes

Release Date: October 26th, 2001

DVD Release Date: April 9th, 2002

R |1 hr 25 min

Plot Summary

When two friends overhear plans of a bank robbery happening in their London neighborhood, they devise a plan to blackmail the thieves. But when one simple phone call pitches them into a world of very unsavory characters, they realize they have taken on far more than they bargained for...

Cast: Minnie Driver, Mary McCormack, Kevin R. McNally, Mark Williams, Danny Dyer, Kevin Eldon, Michael Gambon, Len Collin

Director: Mel Smith

Genres: Action , Comedy drama

Production Co: Fragile Films

Distributors: Touchstone Pictures

Keywords: Heartwarming , Suspenseful , 2000s , Hospital , Amusing , Friendship , Escape , London , Underdog

Ratings & Reviews

  • 50
    San Francisco Chronicle

    If one ignores reason, High Heels hums along well enough as a crime caper. show more

  • 60
    Kevin MaynardMr. Showbiz

    An enjoyable female buddy caper -- more "Outrageous Fortune" than "Thelma and Louise."

  • 25
    William ArnoldSeattle Post-Intelligencer

    It is a foul-mouthed British underworld comedy so they may be hoping it will attract the hip audience of films like "Snatch" and "Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels." show more

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