Directed by Tony Scott from an overpriced screenplay by Shane Black, THE LAST BOY SCOUT's title may allude to honesty, but its plot smacks of retread. Joe Hallenbeck (Bruce Willis), a former Secret Service agent on the skids, takes over as bodyguard for Cory (Halle Berry), an exotic
dancer, following the car-bomb death of his colleague Mike Matthews (Bruce McGill). When Cory is brutally gunned down by thugs, Hallenbeck joins forces with Jimmy Dix (Damon Wayans), Cory's lover and a former L.A. Stallions quarterback with a million dollar arm and a nose for coke. The pair
uncover a conspiracy involving sports betting and the mob; a bravura culminating confrontation wi...