John Travolta is back as Mafia loan shark turned Hollywood Producer Chili Palmer in this sequel to GET SHORTY. This time, Chili finds himself mixing it up in the rough and tumble world of rock stars, pop divas, and hip hop gangstas when a new idea for a movie leads him into the music business. Will his wise guy attitude succeed in the ever-changing world of music or will more people just end up dead?
Be Cool movie trailer - starring Danny DeVito, John Travolta, Uma Thurman, Vince Vaughn, Cedric the Entertainer, Rock, The. Directed by F Gary Gary. Theatrical Release Date: 3/4/2005
John Travolta is back as Chili Palmer in Be Cool, a sequel to the comedy smash Get Shorty. This time, Chili becomes a different kind of 'hit' man ? he abandons the movie industry to bring his wiseguy skills and negotiation tactics to the music business. When a friend is offed while they're at lunch, Chili takes the opportunity to visit the guy's wife, Edie (Thurman), and pitch himself as her new business partner at an independent record label. With a promising young pop-star-in-training as his protege (Milian), Chili has to juggle her faux-urban manager (Vaughn), his gay, wannabe-actor bodyguard (The Rock), Russian mobsters, and an eloquent gangsta music producer (Cedric) to save the label and land a hit ? and keep from getting popped himself.
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