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Formula 51

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In Theaters: October 18, 2002

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

Formula 51

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.
Cast: Samuel L. Jackson, Robert Carlyle, Emily Mortimer, Sean Pertwee, Ricky Tomlinson, Rhys Ifans, Meat Loaf
Director: Ronny Yu
Studio: Columbia TriStar Films
Producer(s): Andras Hamori, David Pupkewitz, Jonathan Debin, Malcolm Kohll, Samuel L. Jackson, Seaton McLean
Writer(s): Stel Pavlou
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