Double Whammy

10/11/2003
  |  Book Tickets: 27/03/2003
  |  Buy to Own: 10/11/2003
  |  Watch Now: 26/11/2009
  |  101 min
Rated 15 by the BBFC
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Synopsis

Quirky comedy from indie film director Tom DiCillo starring Denis Leary as Ray, a New York City police detective whose life has been in a downward spiral since his wife and child died in a car accident several years previously. Things don't get any better when he stops off at a diner with his partner Jerry (Steve Buscemi) just as an armed robbery is taking place. Reaching for his gun, he puts his back out. The six-year-old child who then picks up the gun and shoots the robbers becomes an instant hero - while Ray becomes the joke of the NYPD, dubbed 'the loser cop'. At Jerry's suggestion he makes an appointment with a chiropractor, the beautiful Dr Beamer (Elizabeth Hurley), prompting him to think afresh about love and romance. Meanwhile, the oddball characters in Ray's apartment block are experiencing problems of their own.

Contains strong language, moderate violence and drug use.
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