Runaway lovers Clarence and Alabama (Christian Slater and Patricia Arquette) play a dangerous game when they come to possess a suitcase of mob contraband. They head for Los Angeles, where they'll sell the goods and begin a new life. But both sides of the law have other ideas. Screenwriter Quentin Tarantino (Pulp Fiction, Jackie Brown) and director Tony Scott (Top Gun, Spy Game) shoot the works in this hard-edged mix of hip wit and dazzling action with an electrifying ensemble cast to die for.]]>
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This is a great movie, a cool movie, a funny movie and an action movie. Directed by Tony Scott, one of the best (if not the best) action movie directors around, True Romance is the story of Alabama (Arquette) and Clarence (Slater) young newlywed lovers on the run with a stolen suitcase full of $5m worth of the mafia's coke, which they intend to sell. But as the old saying goes, the path to true love never runs smooth and a battle of wits ensues between Clarence, the police and the mob leading to a classic finale in this action packed film. As a whole, this movie works beautifully but on DVD it's even better because you can access all your favourite classic scenes that unmistakeably bare Tarantino's hallmark again and again.Read more ›
Make no mistake, the "R" version is a waste of money. Accept only the Director's cut and you won't be disappointed.
All in all, a superb film, with everyone involved at the top of their respective games.
As an example, one of the best scenes in this movie, and one of my all-time favorites, is the "interview" between the Mafia-envoy played to cold perfection by Christopher Walken and Dennis Hopper. This pairing alone makes this movie worth the [money]. The key moment is when Dennis Hopper realizes there is no good way out of this for him, so he tries to goad Walken into killing him before he is forced to give away the whereabouts of his son. To accomplish this, he gives Walken and all the other hit-men packed into his trailer a little history lesson on the genetic roots of their distinctive Sicilian phenotype.Read more ›
If you like this movie, it's just crazy not to add this Blu-ray to your collection at its current LOWEST price!
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A great action flick from the pen of Quentin Tarantino, with great direction from the late Tony Scott.Published 3 hours ago by Ruben Iglesias
DVD was in a European format that requires a special DVD player; which I don't own. I waited too long and couldn't return it -- even though the seller had given me a heads up... Read morePublished 24 days ago by Neophyticus
Violent, nasty, profane, talky - model for future Tarantino movies.Published 27 days ago by A Montana Reader
Disc was just as advertised, being region free. It also arrived fast considering it came from overseas. Highly recommended on every level. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Matthew D.
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