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Woody Harrelson stars as a small-town journalist on his way to a promising career when he refuses to kill a story on a horseracing racket. Subsequently set up to take the fall, he goes to prison. Two years later, a free man again, he reluctantly returns h… View More
Genres Crime, Drama, Romance, Suspense
Director Volker Schlondorff
Starring Woody Harrelson, Elisabeth Shue, Gina Gershon, Rolf Hoppe View More
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Movie Summary

Woody Harrelson stars as a small-town journalist on his way to a promising career when he refuses to kill a story on a horseracing racket. Subsequently set up to take the fall, he goes to prison. Two years later, a free man again, he reluctantly returns home to Palmetto, where he soon finds himself embroiled in a shady scheme involving a mysterious femme fatale and the phony kidnapping of the daughter of one of the town's wealthiest citizens.
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Movie Details

Genres Crime, Drama, Romance, Suspense
Director Volker Schlondorff
Starring Woody Harrelson, Elisabeth Shue, Gina Gershon, Rolf Hoppe, Michael Rapaport, Chloe Sevigny, Tom Wright
Studio Name Warner Bros.
Release Date 1998
VUDU Release Date 02/10/2012
Rating About Ratings
Running Time 113 minutes
Language English
Audio Tracks SD/Enhanced Widescreen, Dolby Digital

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Standard Definition (SD) SD/ Enhanced Widescreen, Dolby Digital

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