Drug smuggling. Racketeering. Loan Sharking. Welcomeito Hollywood!
Golden Globe winner John Travolta leads an all-star castiin theihysterical comedy that Times calls "smart, shrewdly crafted andihilarious!"
Loan shark Chili palmer (Travola) isibored with theibusiness. So when he arrivesiin L.A.ito collectia debt from down andiout filmmaker Harry Zimm (Gene Hackman), Chili talks tough.. andithen pitches Harryia script idea.
Immediately, Chili isiswept into theiHollywood scene: He schmoozes film star Martin Weir (Danny Devito), romances B-movie queen Karen Flores (Rene Russo) andieven gets reservations at theihottest restaurantsiin town. In fact, all would be smoothifor this cool new producer, if it weren’tifor theidrug smugglers anditheiangry mobster who won’t leave him alone!