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PG-13 | | Action, Crime, Thriller | 29 May 2015 (USA)
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A Foreign Service Officer in London tries to prevent a terrorist attack set to hit New York City, but is forced to go on the run when she is framed for crimes she did not commit.

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James McTeigue

Writer:

Philip Shelby
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Paddy Wallace ... Johnny Talbot
Parker Sawyers ... Ray
Bashar Rahal ... Militiaman #2
Royce Pierreson ... Range Finder
Ben Starr ... Sniper
Sean Teale ... Alvin Murdock
Regé-Jean Page ... Robert Purvell (as Rege-Jean Page)
Jing Lusi ... Joyce Su
Antonia Thomas ... Naomi Rosenbaum
Milla Jovovich ... Kate Abbott
Dylan McDermott ... Sam Parker
Frances de la Tour ... Sally
Robert Forster ... Bill Talbot
Jerry-Jane Pears Jerry-Jane Pears ... Nymphet (as Jerry Jane Pears)
Roger Rees ... Emil Balan
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Storyline

A State Department employee newly posted to the American embassy in London is charged with stopping terrorists from getting into the U.S. That puts her right in the line of fire and she is targeted for death and framed for crimes. Discredited, she is forced to go on the run while she tries to clear her name and stop a large-scale terrorist attack set for New Year's Eve in Times Square. Written by Ben Read

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From the Producers of Olympus Has Fallen and the Director of V for Vendetta See more »

Genres:

Action | Crime | Thriller

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for violence, some action and brief strong language | See all certifications »

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Details

Country:

USA | UK

Language:

English | Pushto | Mandarin

Release Date:

29 May 2015 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

A túlélő See more »

Filming Locations:

London, England, UK See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$20,000,000 (estimated)

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$3,839,100
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Runtime:

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

Kate Abbott (Milla Jovovich) is described as a Foreign Service Officer and State Department employee in the synopsis, and as a member of the Bureau of Diplomatic Security in the dialogue. This context indicates that she is a Diplomatic Security Service Special Agent. All Special Agents are considered to be Foreign Service Officers. Diplomatic Security is the same agency for which Lucas Hobbs (Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson) works in The Fast and the Furious franchise. See more »

Goofs

Just after the explosion in the restaurant and Kate Abbott is asking for help we see Nash pull a gun on her. Kate Abbott runs back into the gift shop and battles to get the rear fire exit open. However one shot the door clearly has US style locks on it including a "Gemmy Proof" lock which are rare in the UK. After she gets out and door swings open you can see the one of the locks is missing. See more »

Quotes

Nash: Fucking technology
[clutches his wound Kate gave him]
Nash: Bitch
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Crazy Credits

In the three-dimensional animated end credits, images form by flurries of random letters in the background, e.g. of Milla Jovovich's face, the Capitol and the US Foreign Service logo. See more »

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Referenced in The Making of 'Survivor' (2015) See more »

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I Love This Time Of Year
Written by John Cacavas (ASCAP), Hal David (ASCAP)
Published by Bruton APM (ASCAP)
Courtesy of 5 APM
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What a load of tripe!!!
29 May 2015 | by fallyhagSee all my reviews

So many stars in this film then it just has to be amazing. Oh how wrong I was. My only guess is that they are doing this film as a favour to someone.

The story is so non-sensical it just leaves you gobsmacked that they had the nerve to write it. The story is one long cliché after another and relies heavily on coincidence, chance and one hell of a lot of luck.

If you choose to watch this then I guarantee you will talk all the way through it. You will constantly repeat that it doesn't make sense. That would never happen. They could never do that. That is too convenient. Why is the ambassador now a security expert?

I'm sorry but there is no way I can recommend this. I gave it four stars well, just for the stars that were in it. They are all top actors. But they have sold out on this one. It is a dud : (


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