For Hire...

20/04/1998
  |  Buy to Own: 20/04/1998
  |  91 min
Rated 15 by the BBFC
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Synopsis

Cabby and aspiring actor Mitch Lawrence (Rob Lowe) is sympathetic when one of his favourite fares, wealthy writer Lou Weber (Joe Mantegna), confides that a drug dealer he has exposed now wants him dead. However, Mitch does not feel in a position to help Lou out. A few nights later Mitch is overcome by stomach pains and taken by Lou to a doctor, who diagnoses inoperable cancer. Desperate to provide a nest egg for his pregnant wife Faye in the short time remaining to him, Mitch agrees to help Lou take out the drug dealer... for a price.