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Pawn (I) (2013)

R  |   |  Crime, Mystery, Thriller  |  19 September 2013 (Israel)
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A petty robbery spirals into a tense hostage situation after three gunmen hold up a diner that's a front for the mob.


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An all-night diner. A cop walks in on a robbery in progress. But what happens next - and what happened just before - will change everything you think you know. The building is now surrounded. There are restless fingers on every trigger. And one very intense hostage situation is about to take some extremely shocking twists. Written by Anchor Bay Entertainment

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Rated R for violence, language and brief drug content | See all certifications »

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Opening Weekend:

$2,137 (USA) (19 April 2013)


$2,137 (USA) (19 April 2013)

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27 April 2013 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I watched this movie on one of those "lazy" days (it was the last day of my week-long vacation). I was bored and didn't want to do anything so I popped in a movie.

I quite enjoyed the movie until the ending. I think the writers ran out of weed or something and just got bored writing. The movie tried to build up all these possibilities and then in the end, it just abandoned everything. I found that I just sat there asking, "what about the..."

The rest of the story was fine: acting was good, lighting / atmosphere was quite pro, make-up / wardrobe was excellent. I think Michael Chiklis is a fine actor and in this movie, he really got to show how bad-ass he can be as an antagonist. Also, Jessica Szohr is nice eye- candy. :)

If you're bored on a lazy day with nothing else to do but entertain the mind, or if you're out conquering Pandaria, pop in this movie for a go.

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