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Dragged Across Concrete (2018)

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Once two overzealous cops get suspended from the force, they must delve into the criminal underworld to get their proper compensation.

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S. Craig Zahler

Writer:

S. Craig Zahler
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Mel Gibson ... Brett Ridgeman
Vince Vaughn ... Anthony Lurasetti
Tory Kittles ... Henry Johns
Michael Jai White ... Biscuit
Thomas Kretschmann ... Lorentz Vogelmann
Jennifer Carpenter ... Kelly Summer
Laurie Holden ... Melanie Ridgeman
Don Johnson ... Chief Lt. G. Calvert
Udo Kier ... Friedrich
Fred Melamed ... Mr. Edmington
Justine Warrington ... Cheryl
Matthew MacCaull ... Grey Gloves
Primo Allon ... Black Gloves
Jordyn Ashley Olson ... Sara Ridgeman
Myles Truitt ... Ethan Johns
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Storyline

The script centers on two policemen, one an old-timer (Gibson), the other his volatile younger partner (Vaughn), who find themselves suspended when a video of their strong-arm tactics become the media's cause du jour. Low on cash and with no other options, these two embittered soldiers descend into the criminal underworld to gain their just due, but instead find far more than they wanted awaiting them in the shadows.

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Those Who Can't Earn A Living Must Find Another Way To Provide.


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for strong violence, grisly images, language, and some sexuality/nudity. | See all certifications »

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Trivia

According to many associated with the production, it was long thought that this film would have a wide theatrical release in the US. However, it was rumored that Lionsgate requested the film be edited down to an "audience friendly" 130 minutes which was met with much disdain from director, S. Craig Zahler. Considering his final cut clause in his contract, Lionsgate opted to release the film in a limited theatrical run and same day digital through Summit Entertainment, mirroring the other Zahler releases. The film stands uncut and unedited at 159 minutes. See more »

Goofs

The white SUV that the gold is loaded into after taking it from the van changes from a Dodge to a Chevrolet. See more »

Quotes

Rosalinda: You said if I told you where the bag was you'll let me go.
Brett Ridgeman: Can you understand her?
Anthony Lurasetti: No.
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Connections

References Jurassic Park (1993) See more »

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A Better Place for Us
Written by Jeff Herriott & S. Craig Zahler
Performed by S. Craig Zahler
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Slow and unnecessary
17 April 2019 | by lukkenirisSee all my reviews

I didn't have much expectations for this movie to begin with, but wow. This was even worse than I expected. The whole movie is so predictable, slow and filled with so many unnecessary dialogues. There are sideplots that don't add anything to the plot. I have seen more exciting stuff in videos of 5 minutes. This was a waste of my time. If you want to pay for some sleep, this will be your thing.


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Release Date:

22 March 2019 (USA) See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$15,000,000 (estimated)

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$660,132
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Dolby Digital

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2.39 : 1
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