Running Scared

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Plot

After a drug-op gone bad, Joey Gazelle is put in charge of disposing the gun that shot a dirty cop….

Release Year: 2006

Rating: 7.5/10 (52,621 voted)

Critic's Score: 41/100

Director:
Wayne Kramer

Stars: Paul Walker, Cameron Bright, Chazz Palminteri

Storyline
After a drug-op gone bad, Joey Gazelle is put in charge of disposing the gun that shot a dirty cop. But things goes wrong for Joey after the neighbor kid stole the gun and used it to shoot his abusive father. Now Joey has to find the kid and the gun before the police and the mob find them first.

Cast:

Paul Walker

Joey Gazelle


Cameron Bright

Oleg Yugorsky


Vera Farmiga

Teresa Gazelle


Chazz Palminteri

Detective Rydell


Karel Roden

Anzor Yugorsky


Johnny Messner

Tommy 'Tombs' Perello


Ivana Milicevic

Mila Yugorsky


Alex Neuberger

Nicky Gazelle


Michael Cudlitz

Sal 'Gummy Bear' Franzone


Bruce Altman

Dez


Elizabeth Mitchell

Edele


Arthur J. Nascarella

Frankie Perello

(as Arthur Nascarella)


John Noble

Ivan Yugorsky


Idalis DeLeon

Divina


David Warshofsky

Lester the Pimp

Taglines:
Every bullet leaves a trail



Details

Official Website:
Metropolitan Films [France] |
New Line Cinema [United States] |

Release Date: 24 February 2006

Filming Locations: Letnany, Prague, Czech Republic



Box Office Details

Budget: $17,000,000

(estimated)

Opening Weekend: £275,498
(UK)
(8 January 2006)
(216 Screens)

Gross: $6,855,137
(USA)
(2 April 2006)



Technical Specs

Runtime:



Did You Know?

Trivia:

Thomas Jane declined the role of Joey Gazelle due to scheduling conflicts. Paul Walker was a second choice.

Goofs:

Continuity:
When Anzor is first shot in the hockey rink, the bullet emerges from his right shoulder. When shown from the back, the bullet hole is in his left shoulder.

Quotes:

[first lines]

Joey Gazelle:
[while frantically driving]
Come on! Come on, kid! The fuck? Look at me. Fuck! Come on Oleg, stay with me. Come on. Come on! Come on, kid. We're gonna make it.

Oleg Yugorsky:
We're gonna crash!



User Review

A two hour thrill ride that doesn't relent for a minute.

Rating: 10/10


This was an extremely graphically violent film with some gratuitous
nudity. A lot of extremely well played roles. characters were simple
with complex backgrounds. It kept me on the edge of my seat for the
entire film wondering what was next. I left feeling like I had just had
a two hour seizure. Every time you thought you had it figured out it
threw a curve at you. From beginning to end it was fabulous and
realistic. Paul Walker gave an excellent performance and you really got
into his skin. The supporting cast was excellent, development of the
characters rolled out in a believable manner with out a bunch of
unnecessary revelations. I will buy this movie when it comes out on
DVD. If you enjoyed Reservoir Dogs and Pulp Fiction you will probably
really enjoy this film.