The Badge

"OK"

The Badge Review


Billy Bob channels Billy Bob, his Monster's Ball persona, that is, in this southern cop/tranny/stripper/murder/politico drama that's barely watchable for much more than half an hour at a time. Robby Henson is earnest, earnest, in his attempt to make the movie edgy (Patricia Arquette married a transsexual!!!), but he kills any chance at real intrigue with his slow-as-molasses pace and his laughable plot points, bad dialogue, and worse acting. My only question is what Starz! saw in the movie, aside from the names of its lead actors.


The Badge

Facts and Figures

Run time: 103 mins

In Theaters: Saturday 7th September 2002

Distributed by: LionsGate Entertainment

Production compaines: Propaganda Films, The Turman-Morrissey Company, Nu Image Films

Reviews

Contactmusic.com: 2.5 / 5

Rotten Tomatoes: 33%
Fresh: 2 Rotten: 4

IMDB: 6.2 / 10

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Director:

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Starring: as Sheriff Darl, as Scarlett, as Carla Hardwick, as The Judge, Marcus Lyle Brown as Deputy Jackson, as Deputy C.B., as Bull Hardwick, Audrey Marie Anderson as Teenage Waitress, as Sister Felicia, John McConnell as Ornell, as Ashley Hardwick

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