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Intolerable Cruelty Movie

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Summary:
Miles Massey, a prominent Los Angeles divorce attorney has everything--and in some cases, two of everything. Despite his impressive client list, a formidable win record, the respect of his peers and an ironclad contract (the Massey pre-nup) named after him, he's reached a crossroads in his life. Sated on success, boredom has set in and he's looking for new challenges. All that changes when Miles meets his match in the devastating Marylin Rexroth. Marylin is the soon-to-be ex-wife of his client Rex Rexroth, a wealthy real estate developer and habitual philanderer. With the help of hard charging private investigator Gus Petch, she has Rex nailed and is looking forward to the financial independence a successful divorce will bring. But thanks to Miles' considerable skills, she ends up with nothing. Not to be outdone, Marylin schemes to get even and as part of her plan, quickly marries oil tycoon Howard Doyle. Miles and his unflappable associate, Wrigley, unwittingly dig themselves in deeper and deeper as they go head-to-head with Marylin. Underhanded tactics, deceptions and an undeniable attraction escalate as Marylin and Miles square off in this classic battle of the sexes.

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Cast:
George Clooney (as Miles Massey)
Catherine Zeta-Jones (as Marylin Rexroth)
Geoffrey Rush (as Donovan Donnelly)
Cedric the Entertainer (as Gus Petch)
Edward Herrmann (as Rex Rexroth)
Richard Jenkins (as Freddy Bender)
Billy Bob Thornton (as Howard Doyle)
Paul Adelstein (as Wrigley)
Julia Duffy (as Sara Sorkin)

Directed By: Joel & Ethan Coen
Written By: Robert Ramsey & Matthew Stone
Produced By: Universal Pictures

Release Date (US): October 10, 2003

Length of Movie: 1h 30min

MPAA Rating: PG-13 for sexual content, language and brief violence.

Budget: $60,000,000

Opening Weekend: $12,525,075

Intolerable Cruelty Soundtrack

Intolerable Cruelty Soundtrack
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1. Suspicious Minds - Elvis Presley
2. April Come She Will - Collin Linden
3. Glory Of Love - Big Bill Broonzy
4. Non Je Ne Regrette Rien - Edith Piaf
5. Boxer, The - Collin Linden
6. Don't Cry Out Loud - Melissa Manchester
7. Feels So Good - Chuck Mangione
8. After Hours - Daniel May
9. If I Only Knew - Tom Jones
10. Score Cue 1 - Carter Burwell
11. Score Cue 2 - Carter Burwell

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