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A Simple Plan


Bill Paxton, Bridget Fonda, Billy Bob Thornton, Brent Briscoe View All


Sam Raimi (Director), Scott B. Smith (Screenplay) View All

Release: Dec. 11th, 1998
Runtime: 2 hours, 1 minute
Captivated by the lure of sudden wealth, the quiet rural lives of two brothers erupt into conflicts of greed, paranoia and distrust when over $4 million in cash is discovered at the remote site of a downed small airplane. Their simple plan to retain the money while avoiding detection opens a Pandora's box when the fear of getting caught triggers panicked behavior and leads to virulent consequences.
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But Hank's greed comes to light as well when he brings the money home to hold and shows it to Sarah almost immediately, whose first instinct is to turn the money in, but when it comes to light that the possibility of no one coming after the money seems imminent, even Sarah's greed kicks in, spring b....