True Romance (Director's Cut)

True Romance (Director's Cut) (1993)

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Christian Slater ("Interview With the Vampire", "Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves") and Patricia Arquette ("Ed Wood") star in the story of two unlikely lovers propelled into a violent game of high stake negotiations and high-speed adventure when they take unexpected possession of valuable mob contraband. They plan to go from Detroit to L.A., sell the booty, and begin a new life, but the gangsters -- and the police -- have other dangerous ideas. Phenomenal all-star cast includes Val Kilmer ("Batman Forever") as the ghost of Elvis, Slater's confidante, Academy Award-nominee Brad Pitt ("Seven"), Gary Oldman ("Immortal Beloved"), Golden Globe-nominee Tom Sizemore ("Saving Private Ryan"), Bronson Pinchot (TV's "Perfect Strangers") and Samuel L. Jackson ("Pulp Fiction"), with Dennis Hopper ("Speed") and Academy Award-winner Christopher Walken ("Batman Returns") sparring in an edge-of-your-seat showdown that has become a contemporary classic.

Synopsis

Christian Slater ("Interview With the Vampire", "Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves") and Patricia Arquette ("Ed Wood") star in the story of two unlikely lovers propelled into a violent game of high stake negotiations and high-speed adventure when they take unexpected possession of valuable mob contraband. They plan to go from Detroit to L.A., sell the booty, and begin a new life, but the gangsters -- and the police -- have other dangerous ideas. Phenomenal all-star cast includes Val Kilmer ("Batman Forever") as the ghost of Elvis, Slater's confidante, Academy Award-nominee Brad Pitt ("Seven"), Gary Oldman ("Immortal Beloved"), Golden Globe-nominee Tom Sizemore ("Saving Private Ryan"), Bronson Pinchot (TV's "Perfect Strangers") and Samuel L. Jackson ("Pulp Fiction"), with Dennis Hopper ("Speed") and Academy Award-winner Christopher Walken ("Batman Returns") sparring in an edge-of-your-seat showdown that has become a contemporary classic.