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We Own the Night (2007)

R  |   |  Crime, Drama, Thriller  |  12 October 2007 (USA)
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A New York nightclub manager tries to save his brother and father from Russian mafia hit men.

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Brooklyn, 1988. Crime is rife, especially drugs and drug violence. A Russian thug is building his heroin trade, while everyone laughs at the cops. Brothers have chosen different paths: Joe has followed his father Bert into New York's Finest; he's a rising star. Bobby, who uses his mother's maiden name, manages a club. Bobby too is on the rise: he has a new girlfriend and a green-light to develop a Manhattan club. Joe and Bert ask him to help with intelligence gathering; he declines. Then, Joe raids Bobby's club to arrest the Russian. From there, things spiral out of control: the Russian puts out a hit on Joe, personal losses mount, and Bobby's loyalties face the test. Written by <jhailey@hotmail.com>

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One family on opposite sides of the law... Two brothers about to collide. See more »

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Crime | Drama | Thriller

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Rated R for strong violence, drug material, language, some sexual content and brief nudity | See all certifications »

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12 October 2007 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

La nuit nous appartient  »

Box Office

Budget:

$21,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$10,826,287 (USA) (12 October 2007)

Gross:

£1,756,957 (UK) (11 January 2008)
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Tony Musante's last film. See more »

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Bobby leaves the wall twice after hearing about his brother over the phone. See more »

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[last lines]
Joseph Grusinsky: [whispers] I love you very much.
Bobby Green: [a beat] I love you too.
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Ural Rowan-Tree
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really boring movie
5 February 2008 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I won't spend my time writing a bad review. Just read by yourself all the bad reviews that this movie has. I agree with all of them. 95% of this movie is boring. the drama in this movie it's so light, almost stupid drama

It's too bad because some of the actors are good actors. here is the link to continue reading more reviews http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0498399/usercomments?start=10

don't waste your time watching this. I wish I could read some reviews before watch this. I have no idea why some people gave 10 stars to this "movie"


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