History Film / BuffaloSixtySix

11th Nov '16 9:58:31 PM Discar
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* AManIsNotAVirgin: It is heavily implied that Billy is a virgin since he claims to have never had a girlfriend.
18th Jun '16 12:36:56 PM Mdumas43073
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* TheCameo: Mickey Rourke as the bookie and Rosanna Arquette as an old crush.

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* TheCameo: Mickey Rourke Creator/MickeyRourke as the bookie and Rosanna Arquette Creator/RosannaArquette as an old crush.
18th Jun '16 12:36:24 PM Mdumas43073
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* AndYourLittleDogToo: The bookie (played by Mickey Rourke) threatens Billy after he gets in debt with the mob and then briefly mentions his family as well to drive the point home that he means business.

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* AndYourLittleDogToo: The bookie (played by Mickey Rourke) Creator/MickeyRourke) threatens Billy after he gets in debt with the mob and then briefly mentions his family as well to drive the point home that he means business.
18th Jun '16 12:34:20 PM Mdumas43073
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''Buffalo '66'' is a 1998 indie movie starring [[WebVideo/BrowsHeldHigh creepy lizard man]] Vincent Gallo, who also co-wrote, directed and composed the movie, and Creator/ChristinaRicci. Billy Brown has just been released from prison and the first thing he plans to do is introduce his wife to his parents. The problem with that plan is he doesn't have a wife, so he kidnaps a ballerina named Layla (Ricci). After a brief struggle and a very awkward dinner, Layla decides to stay with him for a night of bowling and "spanning time". She soon learns that Billy plans on getting even with the football player who was indirectly responsible for his imprisonment. What follows is a dark comedy about depression, revenge, and finding love.

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''Buffalo '66'' is a 1998 indie movie film starring [[WebVideo/BrowsHeldHigh creepy lizard man]] Vincent Gallo, who Gallo (who also co-wrote, directed directed, and composed the movie, score) and Creator/ChristinaRicci. Creator/ChristinaRicci.

Billy Brown (Gallo) has just been released from prison and the first thing he plans to do is introduce his wife to his parents. The problem with that plan is he doesn't have a wife, so he kidnaps a ballerina named Layla (Ricci). After a brief struggle and a very awkward dinner, Layla decides to stay with him for a night of bowling and "spanning time". She soon learns that Billy plans on getting even with the football player who was indirectly responsible for his imprisonment. What follows is a dark comedy about depression, revenge, and finding love.
26th Apr '16 10:05:48 PM DanielCase
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* BlandNameProduct: Due to the film's low budget, the word "Buffalo" is used in instances where you would expect to see the Buffalo Bills' logo, for which the NFL and the team might reasonably have been able to charge for.
3rd Oct '14 8:14:22 PM BadSplice
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''Buffalo '66'' is a 1998 indie movie starring [[WebVideo/BrowsHeldHigh lizard man]] Vincent Gallo, who also co-wrote, directed and composed the movie, and Creator/ChristinaRicci. Billy Brown has just been released from prison and the first thing he plans to do is introduce his wife to his parents. The problem with that plan is he doesn't have a wife, so he kidnaps a ballerina named Layla (Ricci). After a brief struggle and a very awkward dinner, Layla decides to stay with him for a night of bowling and "spanning time". She soon learns that Billy plans on getting even with the football player who was indirectly responsible for his imprisonment. What follows is a dark comedy about depression, revenge, and finding love.

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''Buffalo '66'' is a 1998 indie movie starring [[WebVideo/BrowsHeldHigh creepy lizard man]] Vincent Gallo, who also co-wrote, directed and composed the movie, and Creator/ChristinaRicci. Billy Brown has just been released from prison and the first thing he plans to do is introduce his wife to his parents. The problem with that plan is he doesn't have a wife, so he kidnaps a ballerina named Layla (Ricci). After a brief struggle and a very awkward dinner, Layla decides to stay with him for a night of bowling and "spanning time". She soon learns that Billy plans on getting even with the football player who was indirectly responsible for his imprisonment. What follows is a dark comedy about depression, revenge, and finding love.
3rd Oct '14 8:13:47 PM BadSplice
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''Buffalo '66'' is a 1998 indie movie starring Creator/VincentGallo, who also wrote and directed the movie, and Creator/ChristinaRicci. Billy Brown has just been released from prison and the first thing he plans to do is introduce his wife to his parents. The problem with that plan is he doesn't have a wife, so he kidnaps a ballerina named Layla (Ricci). After a brief struggle and a very awkward dinner, Layla decides to stay with him for a night of bowling and "spanning time". She soon learns that Billy plans on getting even with the football player who was indirectly responsible for his imprisonment. What follows is a dark comedy about depression, revenge, and finding love.

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''Buffalo '66'' is a 1998 indie movie starring Creator/VincentGallo, [[WebVideo/BrowsHeldHigh lizard man]] Vincent Gallo, who also wrote and co-wrote, directed and composed the movie, and Creator/ChristinaRicci. Billy Brown has just been released from prison and the first thing he plans to do is introduce his wife to his parents. The problem with that plan is he doesn't have a wife, so he kidnaps a ballerina named Layla (Ricci). After a brief struggle and a very awkward dinner, Layla decides to stay with him for a night of bowling and "spanning time". She soon learns that Billy plans on getting even with the football player who was indirectly responsible for his imprisonment. What follows is a dark comedy about depression, revenge, and finding love.



* BulletTime: A similar effect to ''Film/TheMatrix'', which it preceded. The violent climax is shown in a series of still images, which the camera pans around as if still hand-held.

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* BulletTime: A similar effect to ''Film/TheMatrix'', which it preceded.preceded by a year. The violent climax is shown in a series of still images, which the camera pans around as if still hand-held.



* DisproportionateRetribution: Billy went to prison to cover up a huge gambling debt. The gambling debt happened due to Scott Woods missing a field goal kick, resulting in the Bills losing the Super Bowl. Because of this, Billy decides to kill Woods.

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* DisproportionateRetribution: Billy went to prison to cover up a huge gambling debt. The gambling debt happened due to Scott Woods missing a field goal kick, resulting in the Bills losing the Super Bowl. Because of this, [[spoiler: Billy decides to kill Woods.]]


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* StockholmSyndrome: Layla.
17th Jul '14 2:26:39 PM CaptainCrawdad
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** Seems to actually happen (except for the spotlight and music), but Billy is unimpressed.

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** Seems [[spoiler:The climactic murder turns out to actually happen (except for the spotlight and music), but Billy is unimpressed.be Billy's imagination. He decides against going through with it]].
17th Jul '14 2:25:27 PM CaptainCrawdad
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* BlatantLies: Billy is constantly telling obvious lies, such as that he works for the CIA, drives luxury cars, has had lots of girlfriends and knows martial arts. In reality, he's an unemployed and dateless loser who has very low self-esteem and is always trying to impress people. No one even bothers to contradict him.

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* BlatantLies: BlatantLies:
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Billy is constantly telling obvious lies, such as that he works for the CIA, drives luxury cars, has had lots of girlfriends and knows martial arts. In reality, he's an unemployed and dateless loser who has very low self-esteem and is always trying to impress people. No one even bothers to contradict him.
26th Jun '14 5:34:46 PM AP
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* AndYourLittleDogToo: The bookie (played by Mickey Rourke) threatens Billy after he gets in debt with the mob and then briefly mentions his family as well to drive the point home that he means business.
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