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"Nice Wheels. Dirty Deals. And One Mean Mother In A Kilt."
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Formula 51 is about a pharmacologist who is arrested and convicted for possession of marijuana. After 1971 his arrest, Elmo McElroy cannot find work in his professional field. In the present day, Elmo is working for a drug lord known as “the Lizard”. Elmo creates a new substance and the Lizard is planning on selling it. During a meeting, things fall apart between Elmo and the Lizard. Elmo blows up the building where the meeting was held. The Lizard is the only survivor of the blast.

Later, the Lizard recruits a contract killer named Dakota to go after Elmo. Dakota reluctantly takes the job when the Lizard promised to pay off her gambling debts. Elmo hides out in England where he meets a fixer named Felix. Elmo pitches his new drug, POS 51. Elmo claims the drug is 51 times more potent than drugs like cocaine, amphetamines, and opiates. After chemists confirm Elmo’s claims, he is paid over a million dollars. Dissatified with the payment, Elmo considers leaving.

In an attempt to kill Elmo, Dakota meanwhile is contacted by the Lizard and instructs her to kill anyone who meets with Elmo rather than kill the original target. She proceeds to kill everyone except Elmo and Felix. As Felix and Elmo leave, they are attacked by a gang intended to steal the drug. Elmo gets in touch with Iki, a drug distributor. Iki promised to pay Elmo for his formula. Elmo and Felix are later captured by a gang of skinheads, but manage to escape after Elmo tricks the skinheads in taking a pill that was believed to be a powerful form of his drug. It turned out to be a powerful laxative.

Elmo later confronts the Lizard, who is after the POS 51 formula. The Lizard ingests a cocktail laced with an explosive chemical, which takes effect killing the Lizard. Afterwards, Felix and Elmo split the money Iki had given them for the POS 51 formula.

Formula 51 is an Thriller, Action, Comedy, Crime movie that was released in 2002 and has a run time of 1 hr 32 min. It has received poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.3 and a MetaScore of 23.

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| 2002 | 1 hr 32 min | 6.3/10 | 23/100
Samuel L. Jackson, Nigel Whitmey, Robert Jezek, Emily Mortimer
Ronny Yu
Produced By
David Pupkewitz, Malcolm Kohll, Andras Hamori, Mark Aldridge