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Chain of Fools (film)

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Initial DVD release  February 15, 2005
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Country  United States
6.2/10 IMDb

3.3/5 AlloCine

Genre  Comedy, Crime
Budget  20 million USD
Writer  Bix Skahill
Language  English
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Director  Pontus Lowenhielm Patrick von Krusenstjerna
Release date  September 22, 2000 (2000-09-22) (U.S.) November 30, 2000 (2000-11-30) (Czech Republic) November 20, 2001 (2001-11-20) (Kuwait)
Directors  Pontus Lowenhielm, Patrick von Krusenstjerna
Cast  Salma Hayek (Kolko), Jeff Goldblum (Avnet), Elijah Wood (Mikey), David Cross (Andy), Tom Wilkinson (Bollingsworth), Orlando Jones (Miss Cocoa)
Similar movies  Lovers, Goodbye Lover, The Hunger Games: Catching Fire, Boys Don't Cry, Sin City: A Dame to Kill For, Sea of Love
Tagline  Why should smart people get all the money?

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Chain of Fools (also known by its production title Shiny New Enemies) is a 2000 heist comedy film.

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Plot

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Thomas Kresk is a loser—he isn't good at his job, he's been tossed out of his home, and his wife just dumped him for the marriage counselor. Now he's depressed, and contemplating suicide. And yes, things get worse: a criminal named Avnet (Jeff Goldblum) has stolen three priceless coins, and decided to blackmail Bollingsworth (Tom Wilkinson), his billionaire partner in crime. After Kresk overhears this, he almost gets shot—and Avnet ends up impaled on a pair of barbers' scissors.

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Now Kresk is in a considerably nastier situation, so he steals the gun and the coins. But things take a sharp turn when he hires a hit man named Mikey (Elijah Wood), and discovers that the hit man is only seventeen and emotionally traumatized by his parents' suicide. And that Kresk is falling for the cop/Playboy model Sgt. Meredith Kolko (Salma Hayek), and that his nephew Scottie (Devin Drewitz) has now swallowed the coins. Now Kresk is in over his head, and has to deal with the strange and sometimes dangerous people around him.

Cast

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  • Steve Zahn as Kresk
  • Salma Hayek as Kolko
  • Jeff Goldblum as Avnet
  • David Cross as Andy
  • Elijah Wood as Mikey
  • Tom Wilkinson as Bollingsworth
  • David Hyde Pierce as Mr. Kerne
  • Kevin Corrigan as Paulie
  • Orlando Jones as Miss Cocoa
  • Lara Flynn Boyle as Karen
  • John Cassini as Henchman
  • Michael Rapaport as Hitman
  • Craig Ferguson as Melander Stevens
  • Myndy Crist as Jeannie
  • Crew

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    Chain of Fools was written by Bix Skahill and directed by an entity known as "Traktor." This is not, in fact, a single person, but a Swedish production team consisting of five directors and two producers.

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    The stunt coordinator was David Jacox.

    Reception

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    Reviews were mixed to negative. Although Chain of Fools was released theatrically in some countries, it ended up being released straight-to-video in the United States.


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    References

    Chain of Fools (film) Wikipedia
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