Saturday, 11 March 2017

Silver and Black: The Making of The Last Boy Scout

The Last Boy Scout

Tagline: They're two fallen heroes up against the gambling syndicate in pro sports. Everyone had counted them out.
But they're about to get back in the game.

Released: 13th December 1991 by Warner Bros
Starring: Bruce Willis, Damon Wayans
Directed by: Tony Scott
Production Budget: $29M (Amount in 2017: $52.3M)
 Box Office: $59.5M (Amount in 2017: $103.3M)


On paper, The Last Boy Scout looks like it was assembled by committee. Behind the scenes were a talented writer, a hugely successful producer and a director with a flair for action and an eye for detail. In front of the camera, one of the most popular stars of the moment. The studio couldn't believe their luck, and were convinced they had one of the biggest hits of the year on their hands - if only all the egos involved could get it made.