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The Son of No One (2011)

 -  Crime | Drama | Thriller  -  9 July 2011 (Japan)
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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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Captain Marion Mathers
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Charolette 'Charlie' White
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Young Vinnie (Carter)
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Hanky
Michael Rivera ...
Dominican Nada Puerto Rican
Sean Cregan ...
Martinez
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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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Budget:

$15,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

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

Gross:

$28,870 (USA) (11 November 2011)
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Robert De Niro was cast as Detective Stanford, but was replaced by Al Pacino. See more »

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Loren Bridges: Tampered evidence is wasted evidence
Officer Thomas Prudenti: Yeah... You realize it's not actually evidence untill someone gives a fuck about this?
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Unfortunately, not as terrible as everyone says. Just an average cop movie
21 November 2011 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Terrible movies make me laugh, so I watched this movie solely because of the negative reviews. I was expecting a so-bad-it's-good unintentional comedy thriller, a la "88 Minutes". Instead, it's your average unexceptional cop drama, a la "Pride and Glory" or "Brooklyn's Finest". Many reviewers cited hammy performances by Katie Holmes and Al Pacino, but both were solid. I was expecting Tracy Morgan's dramatic performance to play like a bad SNL sketch, but was pleasantly surprised; he played his part really well. The plot is engaging enough, and the movie might have been pretty good if not for it's lousy and unsurprising ending. All in all...meh. "The Son of No One" is nothing special, but it's hardly the Battlefield Earth everyone made it out to be when it first premiered at Sundance.


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