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Catch .44 -- For Tes and her cohorts Kara and Dawn, the job sounded simple enough: intercept a double-cross drug shipment for their crime boss Mel at an isolated diner. But when an unstoppable chain of events unfolds, everyone soon realizes no one is who they seem and the job may be something other than eliminating the competition.
Catch .44 -- Clip: Traffic Stop
Catch .44 -- Clip: Meeting Me

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Aaron Harvey (written by)
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Release Date:
5 January 2012 (Croatia) See more »
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Plot:
For Tes (Akerman) and her two cohorts Kara (Nikki Reed) and Dawn (Deborah Ann Woll), the job sounded... See more » | Add synopsis »
User Reviews:
A bad attempt at style over substance. See more (75 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order)

Malin Akerman ... Tes

Nikki Reed ... Kara

Deborah Ann Woll ... Dawn

Forest Whitaker ... Ronny

Bruce Willis ... Mel

Shea Whigham ... Billy

Jimmy Lee Jr. ... Jesse / Trucker

Brad Dourif ... Sheriff Connors

Jill Stokesberry ... Francine

P.J. Marshall ... Deputy Elmore

Dan Silver ... Businessman David (as Dan Sliver)

Michael Rosenbaum ... Brandon

Edrick Browne ... Davon
Christopher Alan Weaver ... Male Diner Patron (as Christopher Allen Weaver)

Amanda Bosley ... Female Diner Patron
Ivory Dortch ... Strip Club Waitress
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

Nikita Kahn ... Mel's girlfriend

Kevin Beard ... Mel's Driver (uncredited)

Shelby Schneider ... Young Kara (uncredited)

Directed by
Aaron Harvey 
 
Writing credits
Aaron Harvey (written by)

Produced by
Robert Ogden Barnum .... executive producer
Michael Benaroya .... producer
Matthew Budman .... co-producer
Michael Corso .... executive producer
Megan Ellison .... producer
Cassian Elwes .... executive producer
Randall Emmett .... producer
Sefton Fincham .... co-producer
George Furla .... executive producer
Brandon Grimes .... co-producer
Anthony Gudas .... executive producer
Andrew Harvey .... co-producer
Avram 'Butch' Kaplan .... executive producer
Henry Karp .... executive producer
Holden Ostrin .... executive producer
Ted Schipper .... executive producer
Neil Wechsler .... executive producer
 
Original Music by
Ben Zarai 
 
Cinematography by
Jeff Cutter 
 
Film Editing by
Richard Byard 
 
Casting by
Shannon Makhanian 
 
Production Design by
Gary Frutkoff 
 
Art Direction by
Gary Myers 
 
Costume Design by
Johanna Argan 
 
Makeup Department
Nikki I Brown .... key makeup artist
Robin Mathews .... personal makeup artist: Forest Whitaker
Aimee Stuit .... makeup department head
Amy Wood .... hair department head
 
Production Management
Beau J. Genot .... post-production supervisor
Will Greenfield .... unit production manager
Tracey Landon .... unit production manager
Michael J. Urann .... post-production supervisor
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Kim Barnard .... additional second assistant director
Erik J. Carpenter .... second assistant director
Cristi Rickey .... second second assistant director
Chad Rosen .... first assistant director
 
Art Department
Paul Blanchard .... leadman
Daniel Coe .... construction coordinator
Jeff Hinds .... assistant property master
Jason Glenn Jimes .... scenic foreman
Andree Lago .... lead scenic
David Myers .... scenic
Citlali Quintana .... art department production assistant
Corie Savary .... property assistant
Cydney Tucker .... art department production assistant
Jason Wilson .... construction foreman
 
Sound Department
Steve C. Aaron .... production sound mixer
David Barber .... sound re-recording mixer
Gonzalo Espinoza .... foley artist
David Kitchens .... sound supervisor
Brad Lokey .... second boom operator
Jared Watt .... boom operator
 
Special Effects by
Jason Babin .... special effects supervisor
 
Visual Effects by
Tegan Arnold .... visual effects artist
Aaron Milus .... visual effects artist
 
Stunts
Kevin Beard .... stunt coordinator
Lex D. Geddings .... stunt double: Bruce Willis
Jill Stokesberry .... stunts
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Steve Dietl .... still photographer
David Easley .... grip
Carter Lee Garrett .... lighting technician
Gonzalo Gonzalez .... best boy electric
Daniel Hanych .... a camera
Christopher D. Jones .... dolly grip: "b" camera
Ryosuke Kawanaka .... additional second assistant camera
Seth Kotok .... assistant camera
Kevin Lippincott .... rigging electrician: Louisiana
Chris Lyon .... digital imaging technician assistant
Saul McSween .... camera intern
Brent Swampy Mullins .... key rigging grip
Robert Owen .... lighting technician
Joseph Paolucci Jr. .... best boy rigging electrician
Allen Parks .... gaffer
Max Patrucco .... rigging grip
Ahmad Big Thirsty Powell .... grip
Brice Reid .... b camera first assistant
Mike Satterfield .... rigging key grip
Kyle Spicer .... digital imaging technician
Michael Stumpf .... Steadicam operator
Michael Stumpf .... camera operator: "a" camera
 
Casting Department
Andrei Constantinescu .... extras casting director
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Kasey C. Bazil .... costumer: Forest Whitaker
Rochelle Best .... costume supervisor
Andree Fortier .... ager/dyer
Frances LeCompte .... tailor/seamstress
Rachel A. Walker .... set costumer
Jessica Wenger .... assistant costume designer
Margaret Wren .... costume assistant
Jessica Posada .... costume production assistant (uncredited)
 
Editorial Department
Tegan Arnold .... colorist
Tegan Arnold .... conform artist
Jeff Brue .... digital intermediate film consultant
Emily Koonse .... assistant editor
Alan Pao .... digital intermediate producer
Sebastian Perez-Burchard .... additional colorist
Heather Toll .... post-production coordinator
 
Music Department
Joe Paganelli .... music supervisor
Fernando Perdomo .... musician
Jack Rudy .... musician
 
Transportation Department
Gary L. Horton .... driver
David Jennings .... driver
Cindi Randall .... transportation captain
Beverly Reeves .... driver
 
Other crew
Samantha Bonilla .... accounting clerk
Aaron T. Brown .... set production assistant
Christina DeCharles .... location manager
Shellie Gillespie .... production accountant
Harrison Huffman .... office production assistant
R. Todd Jones .... photo double/stand in for Bruce Willis
Chris Kibler .... first assistant accountant
Andre Le .... key assistant location manager
Tanya Leal Soto .... assistant to mr. whitaker
Brian A. Litman .... assistant post-production accountant
Marco Martinez .... dialect coach: Forest Whitaker
Travis Alan McAfee .... key set production assistant
Patrick McBride .... office production assistant (as Patrick Tollett)
Tim McDuffee .... production assistant
Aaron Milus .... title designer
Phillip Noorani .... assistant to producer
Rick Rosenthal .... production counsel
Dee Schuka .... post production accountant
Druscilla Smith .... production secretary
Timothy C. Sullivan .... assistant to producer
Julia Tasker .... script supervisor
Michelle Tonjes .... stand-in (as Michelle Lott)
David Lee Valle .... armorer/gun handler
Chevy White .... photo double/stand-in (as Cheavis White)
Daryl Wilsford .... location assistant
Courtney Shay Young .... stand-in/photo double: Nikki Reed
 
Thanks
Joshua Carl Allen .... special thanks
Eric Binns .... special thanks
Jeremy Fox .... special thanks
Nicholas McCarthy .... special thanks
Nils Timm .... special thanks
Daniel Zirilli .... special thanks (as The General)
 

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Catch.44" - International (English title) (closing credits title)
"Killing Shot" - Japan (English title) (imdb display title)
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MPAA:
Rated R for strong bloody violence, pervasive language and some sexual content
Runtime:
94 min
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2.35 : 1 See more »
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Did You Know?

Trivia:
Kate Mara dropped out of the movie and was replaced by Nikki Reed.See more »
Goofs:
Audio/visual unsynchronized: Before Mel turns around and gets shot by Tes there is a sound of a hammer cocked. But Les is holding a Glock, a gun without a hammer.See more »
Quotes:
[first lines]
Mel:It's sad, isn't it? I've been working with you seven years. Seven years. I always liked you. I Always looked after you. But I never trusted you.
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Movie Connections:
Referenced in Rewind This! (2013)See more »

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33 out of 51 people found the following review useful.
A bad attempt at style over substance., 8 December 2011
Author: jpurits-604-559217 from Canada

From the beginning of the movie you can feel the director trying to emulate Tarantino. Music to set the mood, catchy dialogue and time scene cuts. Trying is the operative word here. Sadly, the mark was missed on everything except the soundtrack, that was the only good thing about this movie. The story was unbelievable with characters you really do not care about, bordering on completely ridiculous towards the end. The dialogue was horrible. And, was there a plot ? If there was one then I definitely missed it.

A good soundtrack, bunch of cute girls, somewhat stylish cinematography and gun play does not make for a passable movie. In fact it makes it worse, because you try to enjoy it, try to find something redeeming about it and in the end just come away completely disappointed. That is not what the movie experience should be about.

Willis and Whitaker should bother to read the script before taking on any future movies. The only thing that I can imagine made them do this one is either they are desperate for work or they were doing a favor for a friend.

Do yourself a favor, go out and buy the soundtrack, you will get much better value for your money, and more enjoyment, than wasting your time watching this movie.

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