Amos and Andrew (1993)
Comedy. When Andrew Sterling, a successful black urbanite writer buys a vacation home on a resort in New England the police mistake him for a burglar. After surrounding his home with armed men, Chief Tolliver realizes his mistake and to avoid the bad publicity offers a thief in his jail, Amos Odell a deal. Amos is to pretend to take Andrew prisoner and hold him for ransom but let him go and escape. Amos and Andrew suddenly realize that the Chief's problems are all gone if the two of them both die in a gun battle. The worst partnership in film history then tries to get away from the local police.
Writer & Director: E. Max Frye. Starring: Nicolas Cage & Samuel L. Jackson.
Local Film Locations:
Bald Head Island Ferry Landing (former landing at Indigo Plantation Marina) -6099 Indigo Plantation Drive, Southport
Dosher Flea Market, 129 E. Moore Street, Southport
Moore Street. Comedy starring Nicolas Cage & Samuel L. Jackson.