Best Laid Plans
Best Laid Plans (1999)

Absolutely nobody is who he or she seems in this stylish thriller about a guy who wants to get out of his fly-speck hometown, the girlfriend who wants to help him, and the successful friend who just might make it possible. When Bryce (Josh… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: September 10, 1999
DVD Release Date: February 22, 2000
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Critic Score: 43% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews above-average neo-noir...

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Ethan Alter
Film Journal International

An enjoyable roller-coaster ride that stops short of reaching its destination.

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Hollywood Bitchslap

A surprisingly underrated little thriller which should have helped Nivola earn his Hollywood stripes.

Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

The attempt of this B-film to be a convincing film noir never materializes...

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John J. Puccio
Movie Metropolis

One twist too many. Or one too few.

Michael Dequina

Barker and Griffin obviously had an intriguingly twisty course clearly mapped out for themselves. Alas, much like those mice and men...

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Flixster Audience Score: 39% Flixster User Reviews
Stuart Brooks
Good thriller with a lot of twists. Well acted and thouroughly enjoyable.
Ashley Sturgeon
a half decent attempt at a film, was a bit disinterested if i am honest a 6/10.
Leigh Ryan
Very well made film.
Jeffrey Meyers
A poor man's The Usual Suspects done with great effect
Luke Baldock
A decent enough thriller. The three leads put in great performances, but it never really takes off or comes to anything more than mildly entertaining. Was… More
Christopher Haskell
Quite possibly one of the most ridiculous plots ever! Besides the young and in-her-prime Reese Witherspoon and the extraordinary Alessandro Nivola, this film is… More