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Release Date: November 8th, 1996

DVD Release Date: September 14th, 1999

R|2 hr 0 min

Plot Summary
After being fired from her job as a bank teller, Frankie (Vivica A. Fox) begins working at a janitorial service with her friends Tisean (Kimberly Elise), a single mother; Cleo (Queen Latifah), a boisterous lesbian; and Stony (Jada Pinkett), who is dealing with the recent death of her brother. The women are struggling with their finances, so they decide to start robbing banks. At first the group is successful, but they soon attract the attention of an obsessive detective (John C. McGinley).

Cast: Jada Pinkett Smith, Queen Latifah, Vivica A. Fox, Blair Underwood, John C. McGinley, Kimberly Elise, Vincent Baum, Van Baum

Director: F. Gary Gray

Genres: Action, Crime drama, Thriller

Production Co: New Line Cinema

Keywords: Los Angeles, 1990s, Escape, Brother, Tense, Love, Transformation