Gun Shy is a 2000 film written and directed by Eric Blakeney, and starring Liam Neeson, Oliver Platt and Sandra Bullock.https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gun_Shy_(2000_film)
Liam Neeson plays a DEA agent named Charlie, that faced death once to often, and he becomes gun shy with some health issues. He runs into a lower GI doctor played by Sandra Bullock and things start to change for him as he tries to play it cool for one more deal to bring down a drug cartel.
Liam Neeson's character is a burnt out FBI agent that meets up with Sandra Bullock's character as he is spinning downward. His therapy group also becomes his friends as does the murderous character played by Oliver Platt. It is a romantic comedy/spy movie with a lot of twists and turns.
Audience Reviews for Gun Shy Jul 10, 2013 Well, of course Liam Neeson would be gun shy, because he's so tough that he doesn't need a gun, he can just kill people with his voice, alone, though the...
Liam Neeson and Oliver Platt star with Sandra Bullock in an outrageously offbeat comedy about what happens when a busy undercover cop suddenly loses his legendary nerves of steel! The only way Charlie (Neeson), a respected D.E.A. agent traumatized by a hair-raising run-in with some ruthless gangsters, can do his job is with the embarrassing treatments of an attractive nurse (Bullock) and the ...
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Charlie Mayeaux (Liam Neeson) is an undercover DEA agent suffering from anxiety and gastrointestinal problems after a bust gone wrong. During the aforementioned incident, his partner was killed and he found himself served up on a platter of watermelon with a gun shoved in his face just before back-up arrived. Charlie, once known for his ease and almost "magical" talent on the job, is finding it very hard to return to work. His requests to be taken off the case or retired are denied by his bosses, Lonny Ward (Louis Giambalvo) and Dexter Helvenshaw (Mitch Pileggi) as so much time was put into his cover. Charlie works with the dream of one day retiring to Ocean Views, a luxury housing complex with servants and utilities.During his flight to New York, where his job will resume, another passenger strikes up a conversation with him. It turns out that this man, Dr. Jeff Bleckner (Michael Mantell), is a psychiatrist and upon arriving to New York, Charlie enlists his services. Dr. Bleckner l...
Elvis Mitchell of The New York Timesis not enamored with the direction, but was fond of the writing and acting. Other reviewers were not so kind and it received a score of 24% on Rotten Tomatoes based on 42 reviews and a normalized score of 42 out of 100 on Metacritic based on 20 reviews.
The soundtrack was released on February 4, 2000 by Hollywood Records. 1. Blue Skies for Everyone - Bob Schneider 2. Under the Sun - Big Kenny 3. Drunk is Better Than Dead - The Push Stars 4. Round & Round - Bob Schneider 5. This Time - Los Lobos 6. Is It Too Late? - World Party 7. More Than Rain - Tom Waits 8. It's a Man's Man's Man's World - James Brown 9. Staysha Brown - The Scabs 10. I'm Your Boogie Man - KC and the Sunshine Band 11. Start the Commotion - The Wiseguys 12. Caro Mio Ben - Helga BullockGun Shy on IMDbGun Shy at AllRoviGun Shy at Box Office MojoGun Shy at Rotten Tomatoes
Great scene between Judy Tipp (Sanda Bullock) and Charlie Mayeaux (Liam Neeson) having a "moment" on a pile of fertilizer in the movie Gun Shy, written and d...
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