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Ticking Clock (2011)

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A reporter stumbles upon the journal of a murderer replete with plans to butcher specific people, and investigates on his own, finding that every trail leads to a 9-year-old orphan living in a group home.



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Credited cast:
Lewis Hicks
Detective Becker
Detective Gordon
Gina Hicks
Adrianne Frost ...
Vicki Ihrling
Edrick Browne ...
Detective Maddox
Felicia Carson
Kayla Pierce
Zoo Guard
Angelena Swords ...
Shelly (as Angelena Swords Brocato)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Rookie Cop


Lewis Hicks (Cuba Gooding Jr.) is a reporter and journalist specializing in writing about the crime of murder. Instead of writing his next story, Lewis becomes the story when his new girlfriend is sadistically murdered, and he is the only suspect. Lewis investigates the murder himself and finds the killer's journal with his past victims and a death list of his future prey. Lewis believes that he is the only person who can stop the killer before time runs out for his next victim. Written by Douglas Young (the-movie-guy)

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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for bloody violence, grisly images and language | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

5 January 2011 (Sweden)  »

Also Known As:

Al límite  »

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$6,000,000 (estimated)

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Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Lewis is being questioned by Detective Becker after the incident at his house, Becker's gloves change from being on to off in each scene. See more »


Keene: I'm sorry I'm not what you thought the future would look like...
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Not a Blockbuster but could of been...too bad
4 January 2011 | by (Québec, Canada) – See all my reviews

Wow!!! What a Great story...too bad it is all I can say on it's behalf...very poor casting...lacking in color...intriguing; brings you to the end...not a movie I would keep in my library...I wonder if a Nicholas Cage or a Bruce Willis could of punched out the film...I believe so...Sorry Cuba...Not great...But an Excellent Story...

Neil stole the lead role here and even there it was poor...I feel as though I was watching a B movie and was constantly waiting for a moment where I would of been surprised...did not happened...the surprise for me was not in the actual movie...but in the story...which is too bad because it is a great story...and had potential to be a great movie...

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