MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 704 this week

The Walker (2007)

 -  Crime | Drama | Mystery  -  10 August 2007 (UK)
5.9
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.9/10 from 4,101 users   Metascore: 55/100
Reviews: 50 user | 68 critic | 16 from Metacritic.com

An escort who caters to Washington D.C.'s society ladies becomes involved in a murder case.

Director:

Writer:

Watch Trailer
0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 29 titles
created 27 Oct 2011
 
a list of 39 titles
created 31 Oct 2012
 
a list of 32 titles
created 8 months ago
 
a list of 34 titles
created 3 months ago
 
a list of 36 titles
created 2 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "The Walker" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: The Walker (2007)

The Walker (2007) on IMDb 5.9/10

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

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of The Walker.
1 win. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Paranoid Park (2007)
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

A teenage skateboarder's life begins to fray after he is involved in the accidental death of a security guard.

Director: Gus Van Sant
Stars: Gabe Nevins, Daniel Liu, Taylor Momsen
Brick (2005)
Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

A teenage loner pushes his way into the underworld of a high school crime ring to investigate the disappearance of his ex-girlfriend.

Director: Rian Johnson
Stars: Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Lukas Haas, Emilie de Ravin
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

The seemingly untouchable, corrupt West Yorkshire police, and the true evil mastermind behind the child abductions and murders of the last 14 years, can't resist doing it again. Against them, a fat useless lawyer, and one remorseful copper.

Director: Anand Tucker
Stars: David Morrissey, Lisa Howard, Chris Walker
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Police corruption interferes with the search for a killer in Yorkshire, England. Based on David Peace's novel "Nineteen Eighty".

Director: James Marsh
Stars: Warren Clarke, Paddy Considine, James Fox
The Departed (2006)
Crime | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  

An undercover state cop who has infiltrated an Irish gang and a mole in the police force working for the same mob race to track down and identify each other before being exposed to the enemy, after both sides realize their outfit has a rat.

Director: Martin Scorsese
Stars: Leonardo DiCaprio, Matt Damon, Jack Nicholson
Bubble I (2005)
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

Set against the backdrop of a decaying Midwestern town, a murder becomes the focal point of three people who work in a doll factory.

Director: Steven Soderbergh
Stars: Debbie Doebereiner, Omar Cowan, Dustin James Ashley
The Reckoning II (2002)
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

A priest on the lam takes up with a traveling band of actors, who then discover a murder has occurred and try to solve it by recreating the crime in a play.

Director: Paul McGuigan
Stars: Willem Dafoe, Paul Bettany, Marian Aguilera
Ice Blues (2008)
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Tim Callahan, aide to New York Senator Lauren Platt, is disappointed that all of the $3 million funding has been pulled from his latest pet project, a safe zone for children and youth. His ... See full summary »

Director: Ron Oliver
Stars: Chad Allen, Sebastian Spence, Daryl Shuttleworth
Clockers (1995)
Drama | Crime | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Young drug pushers in the projects of Brooklyn live hard dangerous lives, trapped between their drug bosses and the detectives out to stop them.

Director: Spike Lee
Stars: Harvey Keitel, John Turturro, Delroy Lindo
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

A law firm brings in its "fixer" to remedy the situation after a lawyer has a breakdown while representing a chemical company that he knows is guilty in a multi-billion dollar class action suit.

Director: Tony Gilroy
Stars: George Clooney, Tilda Swinton, Tom Wilkinson
Crime | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

A Russian teenager living in London who dies during childbirth leaves clues to a midwife in her journal that could tie her child to a rape involving a violent Russian mob family.

Director: David Cronenberg
Stars: Naomi Watts, Viggo Mortensen, Armin Mueller-Stahl
State of Play (2009)
Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

When a congressional aide is killed, a Washington D.C. journalist starts investigating the case involving the congressman, his old college friend.

Director: Kevin Macdonald
Stars: Russell Crowe, Rachel McAdams, Ben Affleck
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
Larry Lockner
...
Geff Francis ...
Detective Dixon
...
Robbie Kononsberg
...
...
Ethan Withal
Allen Lidkey ...
Andrew Salesperson
Stewart Alexander ...
Edgar
Edit

Storyline

Carter Page III holds a special place in Washington society: the gay son and grandson of powerful men, he has connections, manners, and he's no threat, so he's an available escort when a woman's husband would rather not accompany her to a public event. When the secret lover of one of his women friends is murdered, she asks Carter to cover for her, and his acquiescence gets him into immediate trouble with the police and an ambitious prosecutor. Carter, with the help of his lover Emek, starts his own investigation. They're warned off by someone's hired muscle. Can Carter figure out what happened or will he lose more than he realizes he has? Human behavior is a mystery. Written by <jhailey@hotmail.com>

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

escort | secret | gay son | murder | police | See more »

Taglines:

Everyone loves a good scandal

Genres:

Crime | Drama | Mystery

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for language, some violent material and nude images | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Country:

|

Language:

Release Date:

10 August 2007 (UK)  »

Also Known As:

The Walker  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Box Office

Budget:

$10,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$16,525 (USA) (7 December 2007)

Gross:

$77,177 (USA) (1 February 2008)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

The name of the cocktail that Woody's character is seen drinking various times throughout the movie is a Sea Breeze. See more »

Quotes

Carter Page III: You've got to watch yourself; this is a brutal political climate. Whatever 'ruth' there was in this town, there's 'less' now than ever.
See more »

Connections

Featured in The Story of Film: An Odyssey: Episode #1.9 (2011) See more »

Soundtracks

Aint Nothin Funny
Performed by Dirt & Bank
Written by Kyron Batts & Eric Toppings
Courtesy of NYMD Records Publishing LGC
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

See more (Spoiler Alert!) »

User Reviews

 
Something for Art Movie fans
10 December 2008 | by (South Africa) – See all my reviews

This is a film suitable for art movie lovers as one has to watch this movie with an open mind; this film cannot be watched once, one as the viewer will be totally lost! The film had a stunning soundtrack with excellent choices of synths and melodies which create a slow but mysterious atmosphere which indicates to the viewer that it will take time for them to know what is going on. And there are suspenseful shots so well composed that it will make one jump out of their seat and will keep one in suspense. Together, with the choice of music and cinematography, this film creates a mysterious environment which has crime which can happen any time any place. And again, something for art movie fans.


15 of 23 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
My friend says this movie sucks mjjusa-1
what happened to this film? Dzoobie
Paul Schrader anton_d_mannaseh1
When is this movie coming out? Any updates? kathrynbrown12
lynn and carter trapooblihead
Kristin do not make this film kj_cassidy
Discuss The Walker (2007) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?