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Be Cool (Widescreen Edition)
Be Cool
Widescreen Edition
Actors: John Travolta, Uma Thurman, Dwayne Johnson, Vince Vaughn, Cedric the Entertainer
Director: F. Gary Gray
Genres: Comedy, Mystery & Suspense
PG-13     2005     1hr 58min

Starring an unbelievably hip all-star cast, including John Travolta, Uma Thurman, André 3000, Steven Tyler and The Rock, and bursting with the hottest music in the biz, Be Cool is the wildly hilarious tale about a gangster...  more »
     
     

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Actors: John Travolta, Uma Thurman, Dwayne Johnson, Vince Vaughn, Cedric the Entertainer
Director: F. Gary Gray
Creators: Andy Gose, Anson Downes, Danny DeVito, David Nicksay, Elmore Leonard, Peter Steinfeld
Genres: Comedy, Mystery & Suspense
Sub-Genres: Comedy, Mystery & Suspense
Studio: MGM (Video & DVD)
Format: DVD - Color,Widescreen - Closed-captioned,Dubbed,Subtitled
DVD Release Date: 06/07/2005
Original Release Date: 03/04/2005
Theatrical Release Date: 03/04/2005
Release Year: 2005
Run Time: 1hr 58min
Screens: Color,Widescreen
Number of Discs: 1
SwapaDVD Credits: 1
Total Copies: 80
Members Wishing: 0
MPAA Rating: PG-13 (Parental Guidance Suggested)
Languages: English, Russian
Subtitles: English, Spanish, French, Chinese

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Member Movie Reviews

WILLIAM B. from TINTON FALLS, NJ
Reviewed on 8/12/2010...
A very cool John Travolta is exceptionally entertaining in a black comedy sprinkled with fascinating but inept villains who are charmed or disarmed by Travolta. It is one of the few films around that can be seen more than once and still retains its ability to keep you interested.

Movie Reviews

More dud than cool
John Paul Makowski | Chicago, IL & the World! | 11/15/2009
(2 out of 5 stars)

"I usu. write about music or movies that I really like...but I didn't like Be Cool. I like comedy, action, fun, even stereotypes, but Be Cool is just too much weak stuff, seen it before, not original, not gut-bustin comedy. Even the stereotype-characters are a dud; if it's been done before then change something!..to make it fun or interesting. Steve Tyler?...nah...his daughter maybe.
They could have salvaged the flick by having more of sexy Christine Millian as a super hoochie or bitchy vixen in patent leather, at least get a thrill with her.

Compared with say, Players Club, & Undercover Brother: both of those are also full of stereotypes & stuff we've seen before, but those two do it right, excellent movies full of action, comedy, soft & hard stuff, vixens."
Be Cool
Arnita D. Brown | USA | 01/16/2010
(3 out of 5 stars)

"Streetwise mobster-turned-movie producer Chili Palmer is back, but this time Chili has abandoned the fickle movie industry and veered into the music business, tangling with Russian mobsters and gangsta rappers and taking a talented, feisty young singer named Linda Moon under his wing. From the recording studio to an Aerosmith concert to the MTV Music Awards, he manipulates events to watch them play out the Chili way, using his signature blend of wiseguy skills and negotiation tactics. It's a dangerous business, and everyone's looking for their next big hit. Be Cool is a fairly harmless and forgettable comedy."