MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 1,286 this week

The Stickup (2002)

R  |   |  Action, Crime, Mystery  |  May 2002 (USA)
6.5
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.5/10 from 1,140 users  
Reviews: 40 user | 6 critic

It's a quiet little town where nothing happens - until the day the bank is hit for half a million dollars by a thief wearing a clowns mask.

Director:

Watch Trailer
0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

From $2.99 on Amazon Instant Video

Related News

DEJ goes fast-forward in U.K.
| The Hollywood Reporter

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 45 titles
created 16 Aug 2011
 
a list of 132 titles
created 03 Sep 2011
 
a list of 75 titles
created 04 Jun 2012
 
a list of 578 titles
created 14 Jan 2013
 
a list of 29 titles
created 6 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "The Stickup" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: The Stickup (2002)

The Stickup (2002) on IMDb 6.5/10

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

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of The Stickup.

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Dream Lover (1993)
Drama | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

A successful businessman tries to uncover what is wrong with his wife.

Director: Nicholas Kazan
Stars: James Spader, Mädchen Amick, Fredric Lehne
White Palace (1990)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Max Baron (James Spader) is a 27-year-old high flying advertising executive still recovering from the death of his wife. One night he is in a bar when he meets Nora Baker (Susan Sarandon) a... See full summary »

Director: Luis Mandoki
Stars: Susan Sarandon, James Spader, Jason Alexander
Storyville (1992)
Drama | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

While investigating his own blackmailing, a young politician uncovers his family's deep secrets.

Director: Mark Frost
Stars: James Spader, Joanne Whalley, Jason Robards
Critical Care (1997)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

Werner Ernst is a young hospital resident who becomes embroiled in a legal battle between two half-sisters who are fighting over the care of their comatose father. But are they really ... See full summary »

Director: Sidney Lumet
Stars: James Spader, Kyra Sedgwick, Helen Mirren
True Colors (1991)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Best friends from law school to election night, their friendship is sorely tested when one learns of another's betrayal.

Director: Herbert Ross
Stars: John Cusack, James Spader, Imogen Stubbs
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Two men face the consequences of gambling after playing with men beyond their league.

Director: Philip Haas
Stars: James Spader, Mandy Patinkin, M. Emmet Walsh
Bad Influence (1990)
Crime | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Michael, a wimpy young executive, is about to get pulverized by a jealous boyfriend in a bar when a handsome, mysterious stranger steps in--and then disappears. Later that night, while ... See full summary »

Director: Curtis Hanson
Stars: Rob Lowe, James Spader, Lisa Zane
Comedy | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

48 hours of intersecting lives and crimes in Los Angeles.

Director: John Herzfeld
Stars: Teri Hatcher, Jeff Daniels, Danny Aiello
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

Charles is in control of his life; he is about to finish 6th form college and start at Oxford. He is 19 and wants an 'older' woman before he turns 20. Enter the beautiful Rachel, and ... See full summary »

Director: Damian Harris
Stars: Dexter Fletcher, Ione Skye, Jonathan Pryce
The Watcher I (2000)
Crime | Horror | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

David Allen Griffin is a cool killer- time and time again, he chooses a female victim, studies her for weeks till he knows her routine to the smallest detail, makes meticulous preparations ... See full summary »

Director: Joe Charbanic
Stars: James Spader, Keanu Reeves, Marisa Tomei
Tuff Turf (1985)
Action | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

A street rebel and his gang have trouble understanding themselves and their world.

Director: Fritz Kiersch
Stars: James Spader, Kim Richards, Paul Mones
Boston Legal (2004–2008)
Comedy | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  

This Spinoff of The Practice will focus on Civil Law.

Stars: James Spader, William Shatner, Candice Bergen
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
...
Natalie Wright
...
Ray DeCarlo
...
FBI Agent Rick Kendall
...
Lt. Vincent Marino
...
Mike O'Grady (as Alfred E. Humphreys)
Tim Henry ...
Arlen Morris
...
Roy Freeman
...
Steve Spizak
...
Tommy Meeker
...
Harris
Cindy Maines ...
Female Teller
...
Dr. Alvarez
Christina Jastrzembska ...
Farm Woman
Chief Leonard George ...
Chief Samson Redcloud (as Leonard George)
Edit

Storyline

It's a quiet little town where nothing happens - until the day the bank is hit for half a million dollars of Indian casino money by a thief wearing a clowns mask. From here the story follows a dangerous game of cat-and-mouse between bank robber and former cop Parker (James Spader) and small-town police officer Ray DeCarlo (David Keith) determined to catch him. Parker doesn't help himself by holing up with a nurse who happens to be DeCarlo's former wife. Throw in a rookie FBI agent, Indians who want their money back, some former friends of Parker who are not so friendly anymore and his fate seems sealed. Written by Anonymous

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for language and violence | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

|

Language:

Release Date:

May 2002 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

The Stick Up  »

Filming Locations:


Box Office

Budget:

$7,000,000 (estimated)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Goofs

During the drug raid Officer Steve Spizak uses his left hand on the shotgun trigger as if he was left handed but during the later lakeside cabin shootout he is using the shotgun as if he was right handed. See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
a pleasure to look at Leslie !

The beginning of the movie is as said in the comment on the net: what do you expect with such a title.A lot of shooting and car racing. For me the movie began with Leslie sitting at the bar and ordering a drink for a total stranger.From there on I followed all her moves and one-liners intensely. When she was nursing the shotwound I wished it was mine. .The casting all-over is very well done. The greenhorne FBI agent is heartwarming (he would say: "cool").The Indian chief and his son have a very short but amusing role.The plot of the movie is not that bad at all. The last half hour the plot of the story is upside down, totally different from what you would expect.However, the role of his LAPD collegues in the end is quite unbelievable. A happy end is well deserved for our couple, "love at first sight saves a lot of time". I'm glad I took the time to see it.


6 of 7 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
great movie eyekyu
wonderful surprise mascisman
'You Smell Nice' ronald-walker
A movie worth recommending Together1618
In response to Nutball's comments momanari
DVD DeaCable
Discuss The Stickup (2002) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?