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The Last Days of Frankie the Fly (1996)

Small-time hood Frankie the Fly teams with a porn filmmaker and porno actress to try to make a killing by running a high-risk scam of the big boss.

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Margaret
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Sal
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Vic
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Thug
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Jack
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Sal's Girl
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Miguel
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Race Track Valet
Jon Ross ...
Waiter
Vanessa Ann Giorgio ...
Bathroom Girl (as Vanessa Giorgio)
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Porno Actor (as David Shark)
Jana Robbins ...
Nurse
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Race Track Man (as Nick Mele)
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Storyline

Frankie is an unrespected little man, who works for mob bosses Sal and Vic. He meets Margaret, who is an ex-porn actress and plans to become a serious one, falls in love with her and tries to save her from Sal's influence. Written by Anonymous

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Rated R for strong language, sexuality, and some violence and drug use | See all certifications »
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15 January 1997 (Sweden)  »

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$9,000,000 (estimated)
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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

When Frankie is on the phone with Joey in his bedroom, there is a hardcover book on the bed --- Mario Puzo's "The Godfather". See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Frankie: Hey Vic, what you doing here? That's my stop.
Vic: It's OK Fly, we took care of it.
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Connections

References The Silence of the Lambs (1991) See more »

Soundtracks

It's Just a Matter of Time
Performed by Brook Benton
Words & Music by Clyde Otis (as Otis), Brook Benton (as Benton) and Belford Hendricks (as Hendricks)
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Quite Enjoyable
29 September 2000 | by See all my reviews

Contrary to what others have posted I quite liked this film. I felt there were some cute twists, turns and surprise moments that made me keep watching. Dennis Hopper had a great part but I felt Kiefer Sutherland's role didn't grow at all. I thought the surprise ending worked well. I rate it much higher that the current films (Sep00) I am seeing at the moment.


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