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I keep remembering a scene from a film where a guy takes a pill, but I'm unable to recall anything else about the film and it's bugging me.

The guy takes a pill by popping it into his mouth, leaning his head back and cracking it between his molars. He then gives a facial expression and twitch as the drug quickly kicks in. The scene is shot from an above perspective so you can see his facial expression as he leans back. It's a defining trait of the character and he does this a few times in the film.

I can't remember if this was a cops/bad guys or sci-fi film. It's an actor known to play bad guys and it was likely a popular film. I want to say it was an Arnold film but I'm not sure. I think it was an action hero/bad guy film.

It must have come out in the last 10 or 15 years???

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As a wild guess: wasn't it Gary Oldman in Leon ( pic , video clip)? – default locale Nov 21 '13 at 19:25
Are you saying "bill" but meaning "pill"? – Pᴀᴜʟsᴛᴇʀ2 Nov 21 '13 at 19:42
@Paulster2 lol, thanks I think I need to take a few bills of my own. – ThinkingMedia Nov 21 '13 at 19:48
You and me both ... – Pᴀᴜʟsᴛᴇʀ2 Nov 21 '13 at 19:49
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Famous scene from Léon matches your description.

Gary Oldman as Norman Stansfield - corrupt police officer, drug addict and main antagonist of the movie - takes the drug leaning backwards and his face is shown from above.

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Video clip on Youtube

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thanks! that was it. I couldn't get that scene out of my head. lol – ThinkingMedia Nov 21 '13 at 19:47

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