Formula 51

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Release Date:

  • October 18, 2002

DVD: February 4, 2003

1h 32m | Action/Adventure, Comedy, Drama

Elmo McElroy (Jackson) is a streetwise American master chemist who heads to England to sell his special new formula -- a powerful, blue concoction guaranteed to take you to "the 51st state."

McElroy's new product delivers a feeling 51 times more powerful than any thrill, any pleasure, any high in history. But his plans for a quick, profitable score go comically awry when he gets stuck in Liverpool with an unlikely escort (Carlyle) and his ex-girlfriend (Mortimer) and becomes entangled in a bizarre web of double-dealing and double-crosses.
Director: Ronny Yu
Studio: Alliance Films
Producer(s): Andras Hamori, David Pupkewitz, Jonathan Debin, Malcolm Kohll, Samuel L. Jackson, Seaton McLean
Cast: Samuel L. Jackson, Robert Carlyle, Emily Mortimer, Sean Pertwee, Ricky Tomlinson, Rhys Ifans, Meat Loaf
Writer(s): Stel Pavlou
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