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Brick Mansions (2014)

PG-13 | | Action, Crime, Thriller | 25 April 2014 (USA)
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An undercover Detroit cop navigates a dangerous neighborhood that's surrounded by a containment wall with the help of an ex-con in order to bring down a crime lord and his plot to devastate the entire city.

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K2 (as Goûchy Boy)
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Rayzah
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George the Greek
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Berringer
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Grandfather Collier
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Accountant (as Chimwemwe Dave Miller)
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Roy (as Anderson Bradshaw)
Ryan Trudeau ...
Floyd
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An undercover Detroit cop navigates a dangerous neighborhood that's surrounded by a containment wall with the help of an ex-con in order to bring down a crime lord and his plot to devastate the entire city.

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No mercy, no escape, no time. See more »

Genres:

Action | Crime | Thriller

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for frenetic gunplay, violence and action throughout, language, sexual menace and drug material | See all certifications »

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25 April 2014 (USA)  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$28,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$9,516,855 (USA) (25 April 2014)

Gross:

$20,285,518 (USA) (20 June 2014)
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Trivia

Paul Walker starred in "Running Scared" (2006) as an undercover cop. The same role he played in "Brick Mansions" (2014). It's also the role he played in "The Fast and the Furious" (2001) as Brian O'Connor. See more »

Goofs

(at around 1h 7 mins) Damien and Lino use the exterior fire escape ladder to go up the building being followed by Tremaine and his men. They pull down the first section of the ladder and at which point the tensioned cable that holds the ladder up can be seen. After they climb a few floors and a cut-scene of Tremaine going up the stairs in the interior of the building, Damien is shown again climbing the fire escape stairs and the suspension cable is again visible placing him back at the bottom section. See more »

Quotes

Damien Collier: ["Count3"]
Lino: ["3"]
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Edited from Last Call (2013) See more »

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Throb Jockey
Written and Performed by Davies and Saunders
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User Reviews

 
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21 August 2014 | by (Australia) – See all my reviews

In terms of high velocity action, this movie has it in spades.

The original was awesome and so is this.

The filmography and editing is terrific and the action evolves at a fast pace.

I honestly have no idea how any one who just wants to enjoy a great action film with some super cool stunts wouldn't love this movie.

This really has some unique sequences in it, which should be seen.

The acting is good and Paul Walker is, well he's just Paul Walker, a really cool dude who I always enjoy watching.

Again just numb out and enjoy this terrific high throttle action film.


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