Thursday

Synopsis: The movie opens in a Los Angeles convenience store one late Monday night, where a smalltime drug dealer named Nick (Aaron Eckhart) is trying to decide what coffee brand to buy. His ex-lover Dallas (Paulina Porizkova) and fellow hitman Billy Hill (James LeGros) are getting impatient and tell him to hurry up. Conflicts between Nick and the cashier (Luck Hari) ensue, resulting in Dallas shooting the cashier dead. Though the three attempt to cover up the crime, they are forced to also shoot a police officer (Bari K. Willerford) when he discovers blood on the ground.
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Director(s): Skip Woods
Production: Universal Pictures
  1 win & 1 nomination.
 
IMDB:
7.2
Rotten Tomatoes:
33%
R
Year:
1998
87 min
135 Views


"[ Guitar ]"

"[ Singers Vocalizing ]"

"[ Continues ]"

Would you get the fuckin' coffee

and let's go.

This ain't exactly Brazil.

I coulda pissed ya

a fuckin' cup by now.

Hey! You're out

of chocolate mac.

Sorry.

No chocolate macadamia.

You would please

have something else?

Fuckin'hazelnut

"[ Continues ]"

That will be $ 1 .08.

That sign says

''All Coffee 69 Cents.''

I am very sorry,

but that is a 44-ounce cup,

and the largest

coffee cup is 20 ounces.

Therefore,

I must charge you...

the price of

a large fountain drink.

That's bullshit. That sign says

''Coffee All Sizes,''

not ''All Sizes

Up to 20 Ounces.''

I am humbly sorry,

but you must pay

for that cup.

Just pay

the bitch the $ 1 .08...

and let's get the

f*ck out of here.

All right.

This is bullshit. just give me

my fuckin Snackie Cake.

I am sorry.

I cannot do that.

That is only available...

with the 20-ounce coffee.

That is not a 20-ounce coffee.

This bitch is gettin'

on my nerves, man. Forget it.

-Just give him the fuckin' danish.

- That sign says...

''Free Snackie Cake. ''

I paid $ 1.08 for my coffee.

I want my free Snackie Cake.

I cannot do that.

Here. take it.

That's apple cinnamon.

I wanted cream cheese.

F*ck's sake. Pay her

the money and let's go.

Either of you got

something smaller than a Ben?

I'm sorry.

I cannot accept

any monies over a $20 bill.

- That's it.

- "I should not sell it"

As that cup is very hot

and might burn you.

You are very strange.

I'm going

to call the police.

F*ck this.

[ "Gunshot" ]

F*ck me.

Give me a smock.

[ "Spraying" ]

How you doin' tonight?

Fine.

How about yourself?

I'm doin'okay.

Need a cup of coffee, though.

Hmm... raspberry blend.

[ "Weapon Cocking" ]

It's on the house.

You sure?

Hey, man, here you are...

out chasing bad guys

at 4:
00 in the morning...

while I'm sitting here

like a duck--

It's the least I can do.

I appreciate it.

[ Sniffing ]

Smell something funny?

[ Sniffing ]

"Yeah",

one of our coolers went down.

Spoiled a lot of shit.

[ Chuckling ]

Sorry.

Hey, man, if you can stand it...

it don't bother me none.

You got to work in it.

Mind if I, uh...

ask you a question?

Go ahead, officer.

"Tell me. who do you like better",

Picard or Kirk?

Oh, there's no question about it.

Kirk.

[ Laughing ]

You bet.

You got to respect a man

who can f*ck a green bitch...

and destroy a whole civilization

all in 60 minutes.

[ Laughing ]

Good night.

[ "Bell Dings" ]

[ "Door Closes" ]

- "Thought we had a problem."

- "[ Door Chime Chiming ]"

I almost forgot--

my free Snackie Cake.

[ Squeaking ]

[ "Gunshot" ]

[ Ringing ]

- Hello?

- This is the operator.

I have a collect call from Nick.

- Who?

- From a ''Nick.''

Yeah, I'll take it.

Go ahead, sir.

Nick?

Case?

[ Sighing ]

Look, uh, I'm coming through

Houston tomorrow morning.

I was wondering

if I might come see you.

Oh, I don't know, bro. Why?

Things have changed.

I'm getting married.

I was hoping I could stay

a couple days, you know?

Catch up?

[ "Birds Chirping ]"

Jesus.

Aww!

What do you want me to say?

''Sorry, bro, my wife's...

''going to be a little tired

when she gets home tonight.

''Here's 20 bucks.

There's a La Quinta

up the highway.''

I thought maybe you'd

want him to meet me.

If he's such a good friend,

why haven't I heard

about him before, hmm?

I told you.

[ Clears Throat ]

I was kind of in the wrong path

I chose to get

my shit together. He didn't.

What time is it?

Oh, shit!

I'm going to miss my plane.

I got to go. Bye.

- "What about breakfast?"

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Skip Woods

John Skipper "Skip" Woods is an American screenwriter, producer and film director. He is best known for writing the screenplay for Swordfish and the film adaptation of the Hitman video game series. more…

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