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Film / The Kitchen

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An American 2019 crime film directed by Andrea Berloff, starring Melissa McCarthy, Tiffany Haddish, and Elisabeth Moss that has three women struggling to survive after their husbands are arrested by the FBI and turn to crime to stay afloat.

It is based on DC/Vertigo series of the same name.

The movie also stars Domhnall Glesson, Common, and Bill Camp, among others.

It was released on August 9, 2019.

Tropes for the film:

  • The '70s: In 1978 in Hell's Kitchen, when New York was really crime ridden and controlled by the mob.
  • Dirty Cop: Gary Silvers, an FBI agent, who is being payed off by Ruby.
  • Domestic Abuse: Claire who is being abused by her husband at the beginning of the movie.
  • New York City: Where the movie takes place.

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