Hell's Kitchen (1998 film)

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Hell's Kitchen
Directed by Tony Cinciripini
Produced by Tony Cinciripini
Thomas DiGaetano
Randy Gardner
Written by Tony Cinciripini
Starring Rosanna Arquette
Angelina Jolie
Mekhi Phifer
Music by Joseph Arthur
Cinematography Michael Spiller
Edited by Steve Silkensen
Release dates
  • September 11, 1998 (1998-09-11) (Canada)
  • December 3, 1999 (1999-12-03) (USA)
Running time
95 min 30sec
Country United States
Language English
Box office $22,513

Hell's Kitchen is a 1998 film starring Rosanna Arquette, William Forsythe, Angelina Jolie, Mekhi Phifer, and Johnny Whitworth. The film was written and directed by Tony Cinciripini. The film had a budget of $6,000,000 but grossed only $4,322 on its opening weekend.

Riddim Slector named Hell's Kitchen as his "Top Pick" of the 90's.

Plot summary[edit]

When a robbery goes awry, the bandits all end up in a puddle of blood and only one lives and goes to jail for five years. Upon his release, the girlfriend wants her new boyfriend to kill him. Only trouble is the boyfriend knows that the fault was not the ex-con's and can't bring himself to do the task. Meanwhile, the ex-con tries to turn his life around by becoming a boxer and training under a former heavyweight contender.


The film received mixed reviews. It holds a 40% rating on Rotten Tomatoes based on 5 reviews.[1]


  1. ^ "Hell's Kitchen N.Y.C. (1998)". Retrieved 25 March 2013. 

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