A Simple Plan (1998)

A Simple Plan (1998)

R 121 minutes
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In a gym bag. That's how three men (Bill Paxton, Billy Bob Thornton, Brent Briscoe) size up what they've found in the snowy Minnesota woods. They've come across a downed plane with a rotting corpse inside...and over $4 million stuffed inside a duffel bag.… View More
Genres Crime, Drama
Director Sam Raimi
Starring Bill Paxton, Billy Bob Thornton, Brent Briscoe, Bridget Fonda View More
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Movie Summary

In a gym bag. That's how three men (Bill Paxton, Billy Bob Thornton, Brent Briscoe) size up what they've found in the snowy Minnesota woods. They've come across a downed plane with a rotting corpse inside...and over $4 million stuffed inside a duffel bag. Finders, keepers? Maybe. But first they'll need a foolproof plan. So they and the wife (Bridget Fonda) of one of the men start out with a scheme that's perfect in its simplicity...and lethal in its miscalculation of the human heart.
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Movie Details

Genres Crime, Drama
Director Sam Raimi
Starring Bill Paxton, Billy Bob Thornton, Brent Briscoe, Bridget Fonda, Jack Walsh, Chelcie Ross, Becky Ann Baker, Gary Cole
Studio Name Paramount Pictures
Release Date 1998
VUDU Release Date 10/07/2010
Rating About Ratings
Running Time 121 minutes
Language English

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