2 Days in the Valley
You have one minute to decide the rest of your life.
John Herzfeld deftly welds together a multitude of subplots-- a loser hitman and a cool assassin involved in an insurance scam; a washed-up director, turned suicidal, if only he had someone to care for his beloved dog; a snooty art dealer, wracked by kidney stones, cared for by his devoted assistant; a grungy deranged vice cop, now partnered with a fresh-faced rookie; and two beautiful and jealous women entangled in their deadly scheme--into a spoof of the crime thriller genre.
This review reportedly contains spoilers. I can handle the truth.
This is a film you watch on tv late at night and think how did this ever get made and then forget about it. With such a great cast of characters, you would think that they would be able to do something great with it. Fails on almost every level of entertainment.
Saw this in the theater. I thought it was entertaining. Charlize Theron was super hot in this movie.
Nestled between Tarantino and Richie, 2 Days in the Valley delivers a smart, funny and at times heartwarming crime story with an incredible cast. All that plus Charlize Theron's tits makes this a film worth tracking down.
Just because a film is a Pulp Fiction rip-off, it doesn't mean it isn't any good.
I liked it well enough.
I first watched this movie back in highschool. Or like right after high school...I can't really remember cause I'm an old man. I remember really enjoying it back then, I was curious if it still held up so I thought I'd give it another viewing.
The story is as follows...Teri Hatcher invites her ex husband over to spend the night, but gets mad when he tries to sleep with her. She gets a needle of knock out drugs in her butt cheek, and two guys kill her ex. A cop is scared to get a happy ending. His partner is a racist. This pompous British guy almost dies on Sunset Blvd. One of the killers from earlier holds the Brit…