Grosse Pointe Blank

Grosse Pointe Blank

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John Cusack and Minnie Driver lead this '90s action rom-com about a hitman who develop a conscience and botches a couple of routine jobs. On the advice of his secretary and his psychiatrist, he decides to attend his ten-year high school reunion in Grosse Pointe, Michigan.

1997Rating: R107 minsUSACaravan Pictures, Roger Birnbaum Productions, Hollywood Pictures
ActionComedyThrillerRomance

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Grosse Pointe Blank | Reviews

82%73 reviews

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The New York Times

The New York Times

Minnie Driver plays the role of Martin's old girlfriend sharply and stylishly even when the character seems vaguely drawn.

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Chicago Reader

Chicago Reader

Despite some early indications from the two Cusacks and Arkin that it’s going to be funny, it winds up an unholy mess that becomes steadily more incoherent...

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Time Out

Time Out

For what is essentially a one-joke movie, this has an awful lot going for it...

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The Guardian

The Guardian

Perhaps the greatest romcom ever conceived with the male viewer in mind...

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Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Times

In both incident and character, Grosse Point Blank manages to be consistently surprising...

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Empire Magazine

Empire Magazine

The script... favours superbly ironic witticisms over brash one-liners, delivering a complex story woven together so neatly it never confuses the audience.

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Entertainment Weekly

Entertainment Weekly

(A) zingy, deadpan-hilarious comedy...

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Salon

Salon

It's a sad day when an actor who's totally, beautifully in touch with his dark side finds himself stuck in a movie that's scared of its own shadow.

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Rolling Stone

Rolling Stone

Cusack is brutally funny as Martin Q. Blank...

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Grosse Pointe Blank | Release Details

Grosse Pointe Blank is available to stream in New Zealand now on Google Play and Apple TV and Disney+.