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
Music by Joseph Arthur
Cinematography Michael Spiller
Edited by Steve Silkensen
Release date
  • 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.

Plot summary[edit]

When a robbery goes awry, the bandits end up accidentally killing one of their own. Johnny, one of the robbers, goes to jail for five years. His ex-girlfriend, Gloria, holds him responsible for the death of her brother, the one killed during the robbery. Upon Johnny's release, she wants her new boyfriend to kill him. Only trouble is, the boyfriend knows it wasn't Johnny's fault, and can't bring himself to kill him. Meanwhile, Johnny tries to turn his life around by becoming a boxer and training under a former heavyweight contender.[1]



The film received mixed reviews. It holds a 40% rating on Rotten Tomatoes based on 5 reviews.[2]


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