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Carjacked (2011)

R  |   |  Crime, Thriller  |  5 January 2012 (Kuwait)
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A single mom and her child are carjacked by a bank robber.

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The divorced Lorraine Burton is an insecure woman that raises her seven year-old son Chad alone and without money. Her ex-husband Gary is a former military that went in court martial and presses Lorraine to take Chad for him. One day, Lorraine stops her car in a gas station after her therapy to buy frozen pizzas for Chad and her. When she returns, the bank robber Roy carjacks them and heads to Tijuana, Mexico with Lorraine and Chad. Along their journey, Lorraine tries to protect Chad from the psychopath Roy. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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Crime | Thriller

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Rated R for language and violence | See all certifications »

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Maria Bello and Tim Griffin also star in NBC's Prime Suspect (2011). See more »

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When Lorane is trying to find her son she gets several phone numbers to call in the process of finding him but what she dials does not match up with the numbers she is given. See more »

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Roy: I smell like a fucking candy cane. Thanks.
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Road rage
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Performed by Robert Neary
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Mostly good/decent
19 October 2012 | by See all my reviews

It's good to see Stephen Dorff in a good movie once in a while. And he has a good partner in Maria Bello. Of course she plays the main character in the movie. Still it is one heck of a good show Stephen lays out there. The movie does work for most of its running time (2/3 I'd say, the last third being a "bit" OTT for my liking), even though you're wondering why Maria does some of the things she's doing.

Still the last parts of the movie might ruin it completely for you, unless you are looking for it to go completely crazy and show things that do not make any sense (in the realm of the movie that is of course). A decent effort, but nothing new


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