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Gridlocked (2015)

R | | Action | 14 June 2016 (USA)
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Former SWAT leader David Hendrix and hard-partying movie star Brody Walker must cut their ride-along short when a police training facility is attacked by a team of mercenaries.

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Allan Ungar
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Dominic Purcell ... David
Cody Hackman Cody Hackman ... Brody
Saul Rubinek ... Martin
Stephen Lang ... Korver
Danny Glover ... Sully
Steve Byers ... Scott
Trish Stratus ... Gina
Richard Gunn ... Maddox
James A. Woods ... Jason
Vinnie Jones ... Ryker
J.P. Manoux ... Finn
Romano Orzari ... Dallas
Jim Codrington ... Beck
Stephen Bogaert ... Carl
Judah Katz ... Bill
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Former SWAT leader David Hendrix is down on his luck and has failed to receive medical clearance after taking a bullet on the job. Despite being highly trained and competent, his efforts have been reduced to routine tasks for the NYPD. As if things couldn't get any worse, he's been forced to babysit Brody Walker, a hard partying celebrity that's been sent on a mandatory ride along as part of his probation. Pampered and irritating, Walker is the last thing Hendrix needs. But all of that changes when a police training facility comes under attack by a team of ruthless mercenaries led by the mysterious Korver. Now, Hendrix and Walker must band together with the remaining survivors to fight back and keep the mercenaries from overtaking the compound.... if they don't kill each other first.

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Only one way out...

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Action

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Rated R for language and strong brutal violence throughout | See all certifications »

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Dominic Purcell was suffering from food poisoning when he filmed his fight sequence with Vinnie Jones, and still insisted he do everything himself. See more »

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The news ticker you can see during the news in the beginning of the movie is padded with ridiculous headlines about a guy being arrested after asking the cops to arrest him, about doctors advising that drinking water cures dehydration, and about a calendar expert who states that a year has 365 days. See more »

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This has shades of Assault on Precinct 13. It isn't quite as good, but it is entertaining and watchable.
13 June 2016 | by cosmo_tigerSee all my reviews

"Do you even know who this man really is?" David Hendrix (Purcell) is a former leader of SWAT who is now working the streets. When troubled movie star Brody Walker (Hackman) needs to take part in a ride along to not only save his career but stay out of jail David agrees to take him. Personalities clash, but when the training facility is attacked David and the rest of the force must not only fend off the attackers, but deal with past issues that threaten everyone. There isn't really a whole lot to say about this movie. It is a predictable B action movie but does have some pretty good action and is entertaining all the way through. Purcell is becoming a pretty reliable movie star and his movies are usually exciting. This has shades of Assault on Precinct 13 but isn't quite as good. On the other hand with all of the low budget action choices this is definitely one of the better ones. Overall, nothing amazing and not anything to rush out and see, but it is entertaining and watchable. I've seen worse from this genre. I give it a C+.


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Canada

Language:

English

Release Date:

14 June 2016 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Gridlocked See more »

Filming Locations:

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

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2.35 : 1
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