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The Son of No One (2011)

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A young cop is assigned to a precinct in the working class neighborhood where he grew up, and an old secret threatens to destroy his life and his family.

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Officer Thomas Prudenti
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Captain Marion Mathers
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Charolette 'Charlie' White
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Young Vinnie (Carter)
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Vincent Carter (Adult)
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Young Vicky (as Simone Jones)
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Loren Bridges
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Geronimo (as Lemon Anderson)
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Hanky
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Dominican Nada Puerto Rican
Sean Cregan ...
Martinez
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Storyline

A rookie cop is assigned to the 118 Precinct in the same district where he grew up. The Precinct Captain starts receiving letters about two unsolved murders that happened many years ago in the housing projects when the rookie cop was just a kid. These letters bring back bad memories and old secrets that begin to threaten his career and break up his family. Written by Douglas Young (the-movie-guy)

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Serve. Protect. Lie.

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Crime | Drama | Thriller

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Rated R for violence, pervasive language and brief disturbing sexual content | See all certifications »

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9 July 2011 (Japan)  »

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Anti-Heróis  »

Box Office

Budget:

$15,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$18,015 (USA) (4 November 2011)

Gross:

$28,870 (USA) (11 November 2011)
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Terrence Howard was cast as Vinny, but dropped out and was replaced by Tracy Morgan. See more »

Quotes

Detective Charles Stanford: You can hate me for the rest of your life, but you're a free man now! YOU'RE A FREE MAN!
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Featured in Ebert Presents: At the Movies: Episode #2.16 (2011) See more »

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Should of never received the green light
23 October 2011 | by (San Diego) – See all my reviews

I was reading some reviews on this movie and pretty much ignored them because of all the star power. In the end the critics were right about this movie. Every actor in this movie looked out of place and not interested in the part they were playing.

Let's start with the younger kids in the flash backs. Overall, the acting was very poor from the younger generation in this film, Channing Tatum younger barely spoke and when he did it didn't seem real. Maybe, I was thrown off here because Tracy Morgan and Channings younger didn't even come close to resembling the adults.

I don't think anyone read the script before accepting the gig. Throwing a lot of great actors together for a crime thriller sometimes doesn't work and this is one case where it failed. Poor story, poor direction, and just downright bad acting by a lot of the big names in this film starting with Channing Tatum. If someone could turn back the clock this movie would of never made it past the green light.


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