thriller film directed by John Woo
, starring John Travolta
and Nicolas Cage
. The two both play an FBI
agent and a terrorist
, sworn enemies who assume the physical appearance of one another.
The film exemplifies gun fu
and heroic bloodshed
action sequences, and has Travolta and Cage each playing two personalities. It was the first Hollywood film in which Woo was given complete creative control and was acclaimed by both audiences and critics.
You watch your FUCKING mouth!
(singing) I'm ready. I'm ready for the big ride, baby.
[after waking from his coma and watching a video of his surgery] Dr. Walsh! I'm just enjoying some of your greatest hits here. I hope you don't mind: I took a few of your uh groovy painkillers. You know, this is fabulous work. Oh God, this is excellent. Oh, bravo. Bravo. Bra-fucking-vo.
Oooweee good lookin! Ya hot!
Well, I've gotta go. I've got a government job to abuse, and a...lonely wife to fuck.
Dress up like Halloween, and ghouls will try to get in your pants.
Isn't this religious? Ahhh, yes. The eternal battle between good and evil, saint and sinners... but you're still not having any FUN!
No daughter of mine would shoot so wide.
I'm about to unleash the biblical plague "Hell"-A. deserves.
When all else fails - fresh tactics!