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Den of Thieves (2018)

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An elite unit of the LA County Sheriff's Dept. and the state's most successful bank robbery crew clash as the outlaws plan a seemingly impossible heist on the Federal Reserve Bank.

Director:

Christian Gudegast

Writers:

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Gerard Butler ... 'Big Nick' O'Brien
Pablo Schreiber ... Ray Merrimen
O'Shea Jackson Jr. ... Donnie Wilson
50 Cent ... Enson Levoux (as Curtis '50 Cent' Jackson)
Meadow Williams ... Holly
Maurice Compte ... Benny 'Borracho' Magalon
Brian Van Holt ... Murph Connors
Evan Jones ... Bo 'Bosco' Ostroman
Mo McRae ... Gus Henderson
Kaiwi Lyman ... 'Tony Z' Zapata
Dawn Olivieri ... Debbie O'Brien
Eric Braeden ... Ziggy Zerhusen
Jordan Bridges ... Lobbin' Bob
Lewis Tan ... Secret Service Lobby Guard #1
Cooper Andrews ... Mack
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Storyline

A gritty L.A crime saga which follows the intersecting and often personally connected lives of an elite unit of the LA County Sheriff's Dept. and the state's most successful bank robbery crew as the outlaws plan an impossible heist on the Federal Reserve Bank of downtown Los Angeles. Written by STXfilms

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Cops without limits. See more »


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

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Trivia

In the closing credits the $100 bill has the serial number DOT00002018, for Den of Thieves 2018 the release year. See more »

Goofs

In the final shootout, both NIck and Merrimen, are seen reloading their empty guns. After inserting a new magazine Merrimen is seen releasing the slide of his weapon by using the rear side of his shoe's sole. With a bullet in his right side, this would be a way to load an unloaded gun using only one hand. But since the slide is already in the rear position and looked there, all he needs to do is releasing the slide catch and the gun would be ready to fire. And in fact, with the next clip he is doing it right this. See more »

Quotes

Ray Merrimen: I ain't cuffin' up
'Big Nick' O'Brien: That's ok. I don't bring my cuffs anyway.
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Crazy Credits

Opening cards: 2400 times a year. 44 times a week. 9 times a day. Every 48 minutes. A bank is robbed here. This is the bank robbery capital of the world. Los Angeles.

Gardenia, South Los Angeles. 5:14 am. See more »

Alternate Versions

German distributor Concorde chose to cut approx. 16 minutes from the movie to tighten the pace (removed were mostly family related scenes with Butler's character Nick). See more »

Connections

Featured in Chris Stuckmann Movie Reviews: Den of Thieves (2018) See more »

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The Cabin
Written by Cliff Martinez
Performed by Cliff Martinez
Courtesy of Voltage Pictures, LLC
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More holes in the plot than a brick of Swiss cheese
4 February 2018 | by TopDawgCriticSee all my reviews

In Christian Gudegast's directorial debut, he did better in directing, than what he's know for, which is writing. There were more clearly obvious holes in the plot than a brick of Swiss cheese. His screenwriting of Gerard Butler's character was way too overboard. It was still a fun flick to see, but lost much potential with the sloppy writing. What is more laughable are all the 8, 9 and 10 reviews for this film... are the producers that dumb not to think anyone can click on a user name and see this film was the only one they rated - clearly fake reviews. This film is a generous and honest 7/10 from me.


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Release Date:

19 January 2018 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Den of Thieves See more »

Filming Locations:

Atlanta, Georgia, USA See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$30,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$15,206,108, 21 January 2018

Gross USA:

$44,947,622

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$80,509,622
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Runtime:

(unrated DVD)

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.39 : 1
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