4.7/10
373
9 user

The Heist (2000)

Two brothers turn against each other when confronted with the possibility of getting millions of dollars found in a stolen armored car.

Director:

Writer:

Reviews

On Disc

at Amazon

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Judgment Day (Video 1999)
Action | Thriller | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.6/10 X  

Cultists with an enigmatic leader (Mario Van Peebles) seize the only man capable of devising a way to stop a giant meteor from hitting the Earth. Agents (Suzy Amis, Ice-T) are then sent to ... See full summary »

Director: John Terlesky
Stars: Ice-T, Suzy Amis, Mario Van Peebles
Below Utopia (1997)
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5/10 X  

Daniel returns to his family's mansion for the holidays along with his girlfriend Susanne. His family's seemingly-utopian existence is overshadowed by not only the death of Daniel's brother... See full summary »

Director: Kurt Voss
Stars: Alyssa Milano, Justin Theroux, Ice-T
Normal Life (1996)
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Chris is young idealistic cop who falls in love and gets married to Pam, a beautiful but emotionally unstable woman who suffers from alcoholism and drug addiction. While Chris is trying ... See full summary »

Director: John McNaughton
Stars: Ashley Judd, Luke Perry, Bruce A. Young
Scorchers (1991)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

Bayou La Teche, Louisiana sizzles as the Cajun town celebrates the wedding of Splendid and Dolan. The trouble comes off the yun the wedding night when Splendid is determined to maintain her... See full summary »

Director: David Beaird
Stars: Faye Dunaway, Denholm Elliott, James Earl Jones
Out Kold (2001)
Action
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.1/10 X  
Director: Detdrich McClure
Stars: Ice-T, Clifford Stubblefield, Isley Nicole Melton
Bad Karma II (2001)
Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.7/10 X  

Mental Patient terrorizes her Psychiatrist who she believes is the reincarnation of Jack the Ripper.

Director: John Hough
Stars: Patsy Kensit, Patrick Muldoon, Amy Locane
Action | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

The desert can be a lonely place for the people who live there or for those who are traveling through. It is also the teller of different stories including the story of a traveling salesman... See full summary »

Director: Michael Covert
Stars: Scott Plank, Melora Walters, John Savage
Crazy Six (Video 1997)
Action | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.9/10 X  

In a crumbling Europe, powerful mafia families have emerged from the anarchy to vie for control of the lucrative arms trade.

Director: Albert Pyun
Stars: Rob Lowe, Burt Reynolds, Mario Van Peebles
The Heist (TV Movie 1989)
Romance | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

Framed con-man seeks revenge by planning a racetrack heist.

Director: Stuart Orme
Stars: Pierce Brosnan, Tom Skerritt, Wendy Hughes
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

Two adolescent children of wealthy parents deal with the emotional travails of spoiled youth by indulging in self destructive behaviour including but not limited to drugs, parties and teen ... See full summary »

Director: Jordan Alan
Stars: Tim Owen, Luke Perry, Estee Chandler
Bongwater (1998)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

An indolent artist in Portland, Oregon becomes addicted to marijuana, prompting his girlfriend to flee to New York City with a heroin addict.

Director: Richard Sears
Stars: Luke Wilson, Alicia Witt, Amy Locane
Point Doom (2000)
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.5/10 X  

A Hollywood talent agent's girlfriend thrusts him into a world of strip clubs, drugs and deadly motorcycle gangs.

Director: Art Camacho
Stars: Richard Grieco, Andrew Dice Clay, Angie Everhart
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
... Jack
... C-Note
... Moe
... Lucy
... Trent
... Chuck
Billy Rieck ... Junior (as Billy Reick)
Jeffrey McDonald ... Ice Cream Man
... Slim
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
... Nelson
Stacie Mcglenon ... Misha
Candace Sibley ... Bartender #2
Nicholas Walker ... Billy
Rita Woodman ... Mother
Edit

Storyline

When Jack, a small criminal who never amounted to something after systematical abuse by his father, is just out of jail after six months for his part in a theft of TV sets, he has nowhere else to crash then the place where his brother Moe, a penniless jazz musician, lives upstairs illegally. Their life suddenly gets a new perspective when they observe a robbed armored car is parked downstairs by three black hardened criminals. Jack only has eyes for the mountain of cash that can turn them instantly super-rich, and produces -to his startled brother's surprise- a hand gun, just in case; Moe on the other hand is reticent, till they notice a blonde girl which the hoods hold handcuffed, then decides rescuing her is worth the risk. After the three thugs have a row, Trent, who is unruly even by their standards, takes off but returns with a few scared white buddies of his. There are now too many guns and takers for the money for the plot to end without a heavy body count, while happy ends ... Written by KGF Vissers

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

independent film | See All (1) »


Certificate:

R | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

14 August 2001 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

The Metal Box  »

Filming Locations:


Edit

Box Office

Budget:

$2,800,000 (estimated)
See more on IMDbPro »

Company Credits

Show more on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

| (cut)

Sound Mix:

(5.1 surround)

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Never thought a 90 minutes film could be that boring
6 September 2000 | by See all my reviews

This must be one of the worst movies I've ever seen. The plot was so tiny, that writer/director Kurt Voss had to fill the time with "Pulp Fiction"-like meaningless dialog. Unfortunately he is not Quentin Tarantino. So his dialogs are just plain boring, not funny. The acting is bäh, the characters are flat and unbelievable, but the main problem is: Nothing ever happens. They are just talking and talking and talking and bla bla bla. Don't waste your time on this one. Instead watch Pulp Fiction once again. Even if you've already seen it a thousand times.

1/10


2 of 2 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 9 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

Stream Popular Sci-Fi Titles With Prime Video

Explore popular sci-fi movies and TV shows available to stream with Prime Video.

Start your free trial