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A Secret Service Agent is held captive in the trunk of a car and endures mental and physical torture as terrorists attempt to extract information for their plot against the President of the United States.

Director:

Gabe Torres

Writer:

Timothy Mannion

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Cast

Cast overview:
Stephen Dorff ... Jeremy Reins
Chyler Leigh ... Molly Reins
JR Bourne ... Henry Shaw
Tom Berenger ... Ben Reynolds
Bobby Tomberlin Bobby Tomberlin ... Trucker
Kali Rocha ... 911 Operator
King Orba ... Good Samaritan
Pruitt Taylor Vince ... Driver / Boss Terrorist (voice)
Sammy Sheik ... Marco (voice)
Kent Shocknek ... News Anchor Jack Stern
Jaylen Moore ... Training Agent Ahmadyar
Stephen J. Bridgewater Stephen J. Bridgewater ... Training Agent McClane
Matthew Pollino Matthew Pollino ... Training Agent Dipego
Jason Raphael ... Paramedic
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Storyline

What appears to be a random kidnapping becomes something more sinister when Secret Service Agent Jeremy Reins discovers he's being used as a pawn in a terrorist plot. Watching the clock tick down to an unknown catastrophe, Jeremy is forced by his captors to listen to the outside world on the brink of collapse, knowing that the only way to save the people he loves is to divulge a secret that he has sworn to protect. Written by Anonymous

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The only way out is to give in

Genres:

Thriller

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for mental torture/terror, and language throughout | See all certifications »

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Trivia

Director Gabe Torres wanted to do a Die Hard-style thriller that took place in a single location. He contacted his agent and she started looking at scripts. She called him and asked him if he wanted to consider a movie that took place in the trunk of a car. He asked "how much?". She responded "all of it". See more »

Goofs

The White House postcard appears to be crooked and bent when Jeremy reads it for the second time, but it's in perfect condition when the box is filled up with liquid. See more »

Quotes

Jeremy Reins: I never wanted to do anything to let you down, ever. I know I've done things to hurt you. I've never wanted to in my life. But I hurt you and I'm sorry. I can't- I can't think about those things now. I can't do anything about that now. I can't do anything about it. I'm asking you now to accept me. To accept me for who I am.
Molly Reins: Of course. Of course, baby. I accept you. I love you. No matter what.
Jeremy Reins: I love you so much. I love you so much...
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Connections

References Die Hard (1988) See more »

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loved it!
24 July 2011 | by yojoeyvSee all my reviews

I went into see this movie, not having a clue of what to expect. I knew it starred Stephen Dorff, but I've never really been a big fan of his. It opened with Stephen trapped in some sort of box and like his character I had no idea what was going on...and I liked that. I liked that it put me in his shoes. And it continued like that every step of the way. Trying to figure out what the hell was going on. It was like 90 min of the best roller coaster ride...and I didn't want to get off! I was at the edge of my seat from beginning to end. It wasn't full of pyrotechnics and cgi for a change! Great writing and directing! Best move I've seen all year!


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Official Sites:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

17 May 2012 (Israel) See more »

Also Known As:

A Conspiração See more »

Filming Locations:

Newhall, California, USA See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$500,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$4,330, 25 March 2012

Gross USA:

$4,876

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$102,819
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
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