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Money (2016)

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Two corporate spies with a $5 million haul for selling secrets are held hostage by a thief, triggering a game of cat and mouse to gain the upper hand.

Director:

Martín Rosete

Writer:

Josep Ciutat
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Credited cast:
Kellan Lutz ... Mark
Jesse Williams ... Sean
Jamie Bamber ... John
Jess Weixler ... Sylvia
Fredric Lehne ... Carl
Lucía Guerrero ... Christina
Kit Lang ... Detective Matson
Joe Lanza ... Detective
Gonzalo Bouza ... Officer Vitale
Denia Brache Denia Brache ... Maria
Illya Konstantin Illya Konstantin ... David
Carla Gil Carla Gil ... Officer Lopez
Nanda Abella ... Detective Mendoza
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Two corporate spies with a $5 million haul for selling secrets are held hostage by a thief, triggering a game of cat and mouse to gain the upper hand.

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There are only two things wrong with money: too much or too little. See more »


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Rated R for language throughout, drug use and some violence | See all certifications »

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Winner of the 2016 Audience Award for Best Feature Film at Highland Park Independent Film Festival in Los Angeles, CA. See more »

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At the 42:55 minute mark of the film: Sean's previously severed left index finger, which was wrapped in a bloody bandage, appears to be intact while grasping Mark's shoulder during the discussion at the base of the stairs. See more »

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I Am That I Am
Performed by Moon
Produced by Mick Lister
Written by Mick Lister and Moon
Courtesy of Periscope Music & Media Ltd.
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Early screening in NYC - Completely unexpected and fully engrossing!
9 November 2016 | by ethanzeenathSee all my reviews

"MONEY" is a well-made, really exciting thriller that stays interesting despite the limited locations. This is one of those movies that I trilled I got to see as part of the closing night film at the Big Apple Film Festival in NY (where it ended up winning Best Film). The premise is pretty simple. Two guys (Kellan Lutz and Jesse Williams) and their significant others (Jess Weixler and Lucia Guerrero) are having dinner at their home in the Hamptons when Jamie Bamber shows up and the twists begin.

There are many smart choices in the movie, one of which is to keep the cast small. For most of the movie we only get 5 characters and that allows us to get to know them. You feel like you're inside the movie, studying everyone and trying to get the edge on them by observing their mannerisms and gauging their personality. While you're getting inside the characters' heads, a strong sense of urgency builds. I'm no criminal, but I know that with a robbery, you have to get in and get out quick. The longer the plot drags on, the worse it's going to get because you increase the chances of more things going wrong. After a while you realize there are no heroes or villains in this film. Because the characters are intelligent, they're always trying something new and it kept me guessing as to what was going to happen or be said next. It's really satisfying to see a movie where people act logically; always trying to sneak past each other's defenses (both physical and mental/emotional) and you'll constantly be surprised by the new elements introduced. "Money" is a terrific thriller that really cleverly uses its location, creates genuine thrills and exciting feelings of paranoia and claustrophobia too.


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27 June 2017 (USA) See more »

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$3,041
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