Random’ish Movie Mention: “MIAMI BLUES” (1990)

Can AΒ OFF-BEAT DARK-COMEDY Also Be A CRIME-DRAMA ACTION-THRILLER???

Actually…

…YES…

…They CAN Be!!!

How Do I Know This???

Because I’ve Seen…

MIAMI BLUES

…That’s Why!!!

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(1990)

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MIAMI BLUES

…Stars…

ALEC BALDWIN

&

FRED WARD

&

JENNIFER JASON LEIGH

…And…

…Was Written For The Screen AND Directed By…

GEORGE ARMITAGE

(He's A Director You Likely Don't Know, But He Also Did Another Personal Fave You May Know Called "GROSSE POINTE BLANK" Which Starred JOHN CUSACK)

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ALEC BALDWIN

…Is…

FREDERICK J. FRENGER JR.

…AKA…

JUNIOR

…A Recently Released Criminal Who’s Now In The City Of MIAMI.

His Plan?

Honestly…

…We’re Not Totally Sure He Even has A Plan Plan Plan-Type Plan.

What We Quickly Discover, However…

…Is…

…He’s A Thief…

…He’s Brutal…

…He’s Charming…

…And He’s NOT Afraid To Do What He Has To Do In Order Survive…

…Including A City-Wide CRIME SPREE!!!

JENNIFER JASON LEIGH

…Is…

SUSAN WAGGONER

…AKA…

SUSIE

…A Young Prostitute AND College Student Who Already Lives In Good Ole MIAMI…

…Who Ends-Up Hooking-Up With Her Latest “Client”…

JUNIOR

…And Eventually Marrying Him.

FRED WARD

…Is…

HOKE MOSELEY

…The Police Sergeant Who’s Hot On The Trail Of…

JUNIOR

…And Who Begins Trying To Enlist The Help Of…

SUSIE

…In Order To Aide In His Investigation.

The Results???

HAHAHA

WOW!!!

It’s A Flick Where You Laugh When You Should Laugh…

…And Cringe When You Should Cringe.

It’s Also TOTALLY OFF-THE-HOOK FUN!!!

The Character Of…

JUNIOR

…Is Equally OFF-THE-HOOK…

…And TOTALLY OVER-THE-TOP And CRAZY-ASS-CRAZY!!!

HONESTLY And TRULY, My Peeps…

…This Is THE PERFORMANCE To End ALL PERFORMANCES From…

ALEC BALDWIN

…Without Question.

.PERIOD.

He Is SHOCKINGLY-GREAT In…

MIAMI BLUES

…And He Is The BIGGEST REASON This Flick Works As Well As It Does.

I’ve Never Been The Biggest Fan Of…

ALEC BALDWIN

(Nor Any Of The Other Mr. BALDWIN's)

…But This Flick Brings-Out The VERY BEST He Has To Offer.

You Can Take That However You Wanna…

…Provided We’re Clear About His Potency In This One.

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So, My Peeps…

…Why Not Give This Flick A Gander?

It’s Fun.

It’s Funny.

It’s Crazy.

It’s Off-Beat.

It’s Brutal.

It’s Violent.

It’s THOROUGHLY ENJOYABLE!!!

If You’ve Trusted Me This Far Along The Proverbial Trail…

…Then You Should Continue Doing So.

I Promise, My Peeps…

…I Shant Lead Y’all Astray!!!

Well…

…Not Tooooo Far Astray, We’ll Say That.

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Have A Grand Day, Kiddies.

Do Your Best To Be At Your Best.

Why?

Because No One Else Can Be Your Best For You.

THAT’S WHY!!!

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