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Get Shorty

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6.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes Logo87%
Comedy Crime 
Rated: 18+ (R)19951h 45mOn: Cinemax Tags: Based on Books Drug Gangster Country: America

Chili Palmer is a Miami mobster who gets sent by his boss, the psychopathic "Bones" Barboni, to collect a bad debt from Harry Zimm, a Hollywood producer who specializes in cheesy horror films. When Chili meets Harry's leading lady, the romantic sparks fly. After pitching his own life story as a movie idea, Chili learns that being a mobster and being a Hollywood producer really aren't all that different.Get Shorty featuring John Travolta and Gene Hackman is streaming on Cinemax, available for rent or purchase on iTunes, available for rent or purchase on Google Play, and 3 others. It's a comedy and crime movie with a high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 87% and a better than average IMDb audience rating of 6.9 (73,899 votes).

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Available to stream on a subscription service (Cinemax).

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Available to stream on a popular TV everywhere service (Cinemax).

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Available to rent or buy from $3.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 2 others).

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#2,192 Ranked Movie

#55 Ranked in Movies on Cinemax

#100 Ranked in Gangster Movies

#493 Ranked in Crime Movies

Get Shorty has a high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 87% and a better than average IMDb audience rating of 6.9 (73,899 votes). The movie is popular with Reelgood users lately.

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