The Blue Iguana (1988)

The Blue Iguana




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Since he owes them money, a bounty hunter is hired by the IRS to attempt recovery of $40 million in drug money south of the Mexican border. This spoof of noir and westerns is complete with double-crossing, murder, and a beautiful singer at the Blue Iguana Club.

Rating: R
Genre: Drama, Action & Adventure, Comedy
Directed By:
Written By: John Lafia
In Theaters:
On DVD: May 23, 2006
Paramount Pictures


as Vince Holloway

as Dakota

as Dakota

as Detective Vera Quinn

as Detective Carl Stric...

as Floyd

as Zoe, Bartender

as Zoe, Bartender

as Boat Captain

as Louie Sparks

as Teenager

as Rubberhead

as Veronica

as Hotel Clerk

as Gangster

as Drunken Man

as Gangster

as Gangster
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All Critics (9) | Top Critics (4)

Full Review… | September 24, 2001
Chicago Sun-Times
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Full Review… | August 30, 2004
New York Times
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Full Review… | November 2, 2001
Los Angeles Times
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Full Review… | September 24, 2001
Chicago Reader
Top Critic

An unusually irritating misfire...

Full Review… | November 6, 2008
Reel Film Reviews

It's little more than an interesting failure, a not-so-clever execution of a clever idea.

Full Review… | May 22, 2006

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