R | | Comedy, Crime
Unscrupulous boxing promoters, violent bookmakers, a Russian gangster, incompetent amateur robbers, and supposedly Jewish jewelers fight to track down a priceless stolen diamond.
Lennie James actually hit himself in his private parts with the shotgun while blasting a hole in the wall at the bookies, but continued the scene. That footage was used in the film.
My name is Turkish. Funny name for an Englishman, I know. My parents to be were on the same plane when it crashed. That's how they met. They named me after the name of the plane. Not many people are named after a plane crash. That's Tommy. He tells ...
When Boris the Blade visits Vinny and Sol in the pawn shop, Vinny holds up the diamond. In the next shot, Boris the Blade asks Sol where the diamond is, and Sol says it is in the locked briefcase. Vinny had time to put it there (and can be seen doing so) and lock the briefcase, though it was admittedly not a very bright thing to do; then again, Vinny isn't very bright.
£3,180,002 (UK) (1 September 2000)
$30,093,107 (USA) (9 March 2001)