Run All Night (2015) Poster



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Listed among the cast when the film was in production, Nick Nolte had much of his material cut from the final release; as such, he is uncredited for his brief appearance.
The film shares many similarities to Sam Mendes's Road to Perdition (2002); a longtime, trusted hitman (Tom Hanks, Liam Neeson) is put at odds with their boss (Paul Newman, Ed Harris) when their sons make things personal (Daniel Craig, Boyd Holbrook) and target their own children (Tyler Hoechlin, Joel Kinnaman). As a result, a master assassin (Jude Law, Common) is dispatched to get rid of them. Both films also conclude at a family cabin.
Liam Neeson has two sons in real life named Micháel and Daniel (Danny), which are the names of the two boys in the film Run All Night
At one point during a street chase, Jimmy (Liam Neeson), runs past a billboard for Mad Max: Fury Road (2015). That film was also produced by the same studio (Warner Bros.), was scored by the same composer (Junkie XL) and the trailer for the film was attached to all release copies of "Run All Night".
The third collaboration between director Jaume Collet-Serra and star Liam Neeson.
The second film actors Liam Neeson and Boyd Holbrook have appeared in together, following A Walk Among the Tombstones (2014).
The car that Jimmy Conlon (Liam Neeson) drives is the same type of car that Patrick Swayze's character Truman Gates drives in the movie Next of Kin (1989) It was also a movie that Neeson starred in, playing as Swayze's brother.
In the trailer, "Danny Boy" is played. Liam Neeson sang "Danny Boy" in The Lego Movie (2014).
When Jimmy is running from Shawn's men after meeting him at a restaurant, you can briefly see a poster of Mad Max: Fury Road (2015).
Ed Harris' character is shown near a framed sports jersey with the number 94, honoring the Rangers Stanley Cup Championship during the 1993-1994 season.
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Nick Nolte also played a character named Conlon in Warrior (2011).
At one point the announcer says 'kick save by Lundqvist', the Ranger goalie, when the puck is in the Devil's end. Later, it says 'empty net' above a score of 3-2 Rangers, when the Devil's goalie in the net; the leading team doesn't pull its goalie. Finally, when the fans are leaving the arena, the time is 3:37, after a game that ended in regulation. A normal time for the end of such a game would be 00:00.
This film opened in theaters on March 13, 2015, which is cast member Common's 43rd birthday.
During the bar scene, Liam Neeson mentions having a drink with Mickey Featherstone. In real life, Mickey Featherstone was a member of the New York Irish-American gang called The Westies, based out of Hell's Kitchen.
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The trivia items below may give away important plot points.

Mike tells Eddie that Roy DeMeo's boys killed Billy. Roy DeMeo was a real hitman for the Gambino family, in charge of his own crew. Ironically Roy DeMeo was murdered by his own crew at mob boss Paul Castellano's orders.
Warning: contains spoiler for Enemy at the Gates (2001)) Marks the second time a character played by Ed Harris is killed next to a rail track, the other being Enemy at the Gates.

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