MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 2,968 this week

Killing Time (1998)

5.3
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.3/10 from 481 users  
Reviews: 41 user | 9 critic

After the mobster who murdered his partner is acquitted, semicorrupt detective Robert Bryant hires a beautiful female assassin, Maria, to kill him. When he discovers that he cannot afford ... See full summary »

Director:

0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 5 titles
created 01 Sep 2011
 
a list of 192 titles
created 05 Oct 2011
 
a list of 413 titles
created 06 Jul 2012
 
a list of 49 titles
created 06 Oct 2012
 
a list of 41 titles
created 14 Mar 2013
 

Related Items

Search for "Killing Time" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Killing Time (1998)

Killing Time (1998) on IMDb 5.3/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Killing Time.
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Killing Time I (2012)
Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

Two hit men wait for their next target in an empty apartment. The hours go by. Little by little, they start losing their patience and their temper. Pretty soon, they may even lose their lives. Killing time can be a deadly affair.

Director: Florin Piersic Jr.
Stars: Florin Piersic Jr., Cristian Gutau, Olimpia Melinte
Darklands (1996)
Drama | Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.4/10 X  

A newspaper reporter is lured into a mire of pagan rituals and human sacrifice.

Director: Julian Richards
Stars: Craig Fairbrass, Jon Finch, Rowena King
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

A psychopath murders a man who was on his way to a job as a deputy sheriff in a small California coastal resort town. He takes on the deputy's identity and arrives in town to start his new ... See full summary »

Director: Rick King
Stars: Beau Bridges, Kiefer Sutherland, Wayne Rogers
Dog Soldiers (2002)
Action | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

A routine military exercise turns into a nightmare in the Scotland wilderness.

Director: Neil Marshall
Stars: Sean Pertwee, Kevin McKidd, Emma Cleasby
Doomsday (2008)
Action | Sci-Fi | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

A futuristic action thriller where a team of people work to prevent a disaster threatening the future of the human race.

Director: Neil Marshall
Stars: Rhona Mitra, Bob Hoskins, Alexander Siddig
Short | Drama | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Director: Axelle Carolyn
Stars: Leo Donnelly, Julian Glover, Derek Jacobi
Director: Neil Marshall
Stars: Gale Anne Hurd
Combat (1999)
Short | Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

Several friends go out down the pub for a drink and a flirt, but everything doesn't go as smooth as planned.

Director: Neil Marshall
Stars: Rev. Big Whisky, Viscount Gigawatt III, Natalie Kirk
Horror | Thriller

A remake of the 2010 Norwegian film about a group of students trying to solve a series of mysterious killings.

Director: Neil Marshall
Cyclops (TV Movie 2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Sex offender Carl Gatliss is paroled with a tiny camera implanted behind his retina to monitor his every move and send it back to probation officers Esther and Ken,who are watching on a ... See full summary »

Director: Bharat Nalluri
Stars: Juliet Aubrey, Stuart Graham, Alastair Galbraith
Horror

Follows the ill-fated crew aboard the merchant ship Demeter which carried Dracula's coffin from Transylvania to England only to arrive at port with no survivors aboard.

Director: Neil Marshall
Stars: Viggo Mortensen
Dark Signal (2015)
Horror

The spirit of a murdered girl returns with a message. Now a stranded woman must team up with the staff of a local station to solve the mystery of her death.

Director: Edward Evers-Swindell
Stars: Joanna Ignaczewska, Siwan Morris, Gareth David-Lloyd
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
...
Det. Robert Bryant
Nigel Leach ...
Jacob Reilly
Kendra Torgan ...
Maria
Peter Harding ...
Madison
Neil Armstrong ...
John
Ian McLaughlin ...
George
Stephen Thirkeld ...
Charlie (as Stephen D. Thirkeld)
...
Smithy
Phil Dixon ...
Frank
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Keith Astrop ...
Tony's Hood #2
Keith Baxter ...
Reilly Bodyguard #3
Steven Byron ...
Reilly Guard #2
David Cosgrove ...
Jonah
Bill Gerard ...
Reilly Bodyguard #2
Gordon Griffin ...
Mr. Blake
Edit

Storyline

After the mobster who murdered his partner is acquitted, semicorrupt detective Robert Bryant hires a beautiful female assassin, Maria, to kill him. When he discovers that he cannot afford Maria's services, Bryant is forced to hire another assassin, Madison, to kill her. Maria survives the doublecross and sets out to collect what's owed to her, one way or another. Written by Ronos

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

Life is a bitch and her name is Maria.... See more »

Genres:

Action | Crime | Thriller

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for strong violence and language, and for some sexuality | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

30 January 1998 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Atiradora de Elite  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Connections

Follows Driven (1994) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Good indie action film
28 March 1999 | by (NY) – See all my reviews

Killing Time is an excellent action movie with clever writing and some gut-bursting black humor between the silenced reports of the female assassin's Glock pistol. I gave it a 9 out of 10 - the cinematography works and the acting is good - it would have gotten the full score if it possessed less gratuitous vulgarity (like The Pigeon Egg strategy, Killing Time greatly improves as a film as it rolls on - don't let the beginning frighten you off).


4 of 6 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
No DVD? tvoice
Song At The End? kungfubear
Discuss Killing Time (1998) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?