Palookaville (1995)

Three small-town Joes have trouble making ends meet, so they turn to a life of crime -- though without too much success. This low-key comedy follows their inept attempts at finding the big score that will make them rich, culminating in a… More

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Rated: R
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Release Date: June 1, 1995
DVD Release Date: April 1, 2003
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Critic Score: 64% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times

Palookaville understands a kind of low-key humor based on human nature.

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Emanuel Levy

Taylor's charming comedy owes its existence to Fellini's I Vitelloni and Barry Levinson's Diner.

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Flixster Audience Score: 63% Flixster User Reviews
Randy Tippy
Understated comedy about inept criminals featuring lesser-known actors. (Not nearly as bad as it sounds.)
xGary Xx
A very amusing left field heist movie with plenty of laughs and a very "indie" feel. Fans of QT and Guy Ritchie should definitely check it out.
Mike T.
Clumsy, dim-witted comedy that manages to mess up on almost every level. It becomes wearisome within the first ten minutes at most, and it only gets worse from… More