Kingpin PG-13

You wouldn't want to meet these pinheads in an alley.
Kingpin
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DVD Features:

  • Rated: PG-13
  • Run Time: 1 hours, 53 minutes
  • Video: Color
  • Released: October 14, 2014
  • Originally Released: 1996
  • Label: Paramount
  • Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
  • Note: Theatrical trailer
  • Aspect Ratio: Widescreen
  • Audio:
    • Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo - English, French, Spanish
    • Dolby Digital 5.1 - English, French, Spanish
    • Subtitles - English, French, Spanish

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Entertainment Reviews:

USA Today - 07/26/1996
"...Uproarious....Harrelson and Quaid throw themselves into their cross-country bowling odyssey with unencumbered acting abandon..."
Los Angeles Times - 07/26/1996
"...KINGPIN is consistently inventive in its wackiness, with a generous dose of gross-out humor..."
Chicago Sun-Times - 07/26/1996
"...A very funny movie....The leads come together with the joy and assurance of actors who know they are in material that's working....Murray is superb..."
Total Film - 11/01/2003
"...Presented in a terrific procession of gag-inducing gaggery, Harrelson and Murray knock 'em dead every time..."
Premiere - 12/01/2004
"Gleefully tasteless, but with moments of genuine wit."

Product Description:

A washed-up, one-handed former professional bowler thinks he's found his ticket back into the sport (') when he discovers an overgrown Amish bowling prodigy and enters him in a $1 million winner-take-all tournament. But first, they've got to beat the man who threw the ex-pro's career in the gutter. From the creators of "Dumb and Dumber."

Plot Synopsis:

Roy Munson was once an expert bowler. Now he's a balding, polyester-clad loser, who wears a hook where his bowling hand used to be. The cash-free Roy finds a potential goldmine in Ishmael, an oafish Amish man who's a bowling prodigy. Munson trains the ingenuous, sheltered Ishmael, and enters him in a million-dollar bowling tournament in Reno. But the bumbling pair need money to get there, so with the aid of a sexy babe who joins them, they hustle unsuspecting bowlers as they travel across the country.
During their VERY wacky trek, Ishmael is exposed to some rather un-Amish things -- like a strip club. But when the climactic tournament begins, Roy considers coming out of retirement (hook and all), when he discovers that one of the competitors is Big Ern McCracken, a cheesy, sleazy ex-champ -- who caused Roy to lose his hand.

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Production Notes:

  • Released theatrically in the USA July 26, 1996.
  • Color by Foto-Kem; in DTS Stereo.
  • Additional cast: Prudence Wright Holmes (Mrs. Boorg), Rob Moran (Stanley Osmanski) and Danny Green (Calvert Munson).
  • Additional credits: Jim Burke (co-producer) and James B. Rogers (assistant director).
  • Rated BBFC 12 by the British Board of Film Classification.
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Product Info

  • Sales Rank: 21,599
  • UPC: 032429150271
  • Shipping Weight: 0.13/lbs (approx)
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