Blindspotting

Release Date: July 20th, 2018

R |1 hr 35 min

Plot Summary

Collin must make it through his final three days of probation for a chance at a new beginning in his Oakland, Calif., neighborhood. His bond with his volatile best friend soon gets tested when Collin sees a police officer shoot a suspect in the back during a chase through the streets. Things soon come to a head when the buddies attend a party at the upscale home of a young and wealthy tech entrepreneur.

Cast: Daveed Diggs, Rafael Casal, Janina Gavankar, Jasmine Cephas Jones, Ethan Embry, Tisha Campbell-Martin, Utkarsh Ambudkar, Kevin Carroll

Director: Carlos López Estrada

Genres: Comedy drama

Production Co: Snoot Entertainment

Distributors: Lionsgate Films, Summit Entertainment

Keywords: Growing up , Gripping , Fall , 2010s , Intense , Best friend , Police officer , Temptation

Ratings & Reviews

  • 50
    Todd McCarthyThe Hollywood Reporter

    Carlos Lopez Estrada’s debut feature brandishes brash exuberance and stilted storytelling tropes in roughly equal measure, yielding a result that stimulates just as it cheapens itself dramatically. show more

  • 90
    Inkoo KangSlate

    The dual portrait that Blindspotting offers is heady and dense and mighty compelling. show more

  • 70
    Tim GriersonScreen International

    As led by Daveed Diggs’ impassioned, tormented performance, Blindspotting is hard to shake, despite its on-the-nose plot points and melodramatic flourishes. show more

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