The Real McCoy
The Real McCoy (1993)

Kim Basinger plays a burglar ex-con who's just been released from a 10-year stint and intends to go straight, when a big-time Atlanta crime boss kidnaps her six-year-old son and forces her to pull one last heist. She concocts an… More

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Rated: PG-13
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Release Date: September 10, 1993
DVD Release Date: September 6, 2005
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Critic Score: 22% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times

The film's one redeeming merit is Kim Basinger, a good actress who has a sweet presence here. I cared about her character more than the character deserved to be cared about -- and more, I suspect, than the filmmakers did.

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Quentin Curtis
Independent on Sunday

It's all too mechanical for us much to care.

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David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews

...a just-good-enough caper film...

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Caffeinated Clint

Basinger's still got it!

Owen McNally
Hartford Courant

Too much of this bankrupt film...comes up empty.

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Fred Topel

A good heist, but otherwise a dull drama

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Steven Vincent Gee
The Real McCoy has one of the most impossible storylines around. Kim Basinger doing her best while Val Kilmer farts through the bad script.