Best Laid Plans (1999)



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Absolutely nobody is who he or she seems in this stylish thriller about a guy who wants to get out of his fly-speck hometown, the girlfriend who wants to help him, and the successful friend who just might make it possible. When Bryce (Josh Brolin) returns to his tiny hometown of Tropico, NV, he finds pal Nick (Alessandro Nivola) still living there unhappily. One night the pair meets a beautiful blonde at the bar and eventually Bryce takes her back to the house where he's staying. When the girl, … More

Rating: R (for language and sexuality)
Genre: Mystery & Suspense, Drama
Directed By:
Written By: Theodore Griffin, Ted Griffin
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On DVD: Feb 22, 2000
Twentieth Century Fox


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Critic Reviews for Best Laid Plans

All Critics (33) | Top Critics (8)

Full Review… | September 7, 2011
Entertainment Weekly
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Full Review… | February 14, 2001
Los Angeles Times
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Full Review… | January 1, 2000
At the Movies
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Full Review… | January 1, 2000
New York Times
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Full Review… | January 1, 2000
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Audience Reviews for Best Laid Plans

Good thriller with a lot of twists. Well acted and thouroughly enjoyable.

Stuart Brooks

Super Reviewer

Very well made film.

Leigh Ryan

Super Reviewer

A decent enough thriller. The three leads put in great performances, but it never really takes off or comes to anything more than mildly entertaining. Was really just shoved in with a lot of other disstorted narrative pictures, and really that's all it has going for it.

Luke Baldock

Super Reviewer

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