• Collateral (2004)

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Collateral

Release Date: August 6th, 2004

DVD Release Date: December 14th, 2004

R |2 hr 0 min

Plot Summary

A cab driver realizes his current fare is a hit man that has been having him drive around from mark to mark until the last witness to a crime is dead. When the cabbie finally figures out the truth, he must prevent the assassin from wiping out his last witness without becoming the next in the professional killer's line of casualties.

Cast: Tom Cruise, Jamie Foxx, Jada Pinkett Smith, Mark Ruffalo, Peter Berg, Bruce McGill, Irma P. Hall, Barry Shabaka Henley

Director: Michael Mann

Genres: Crime drama , Thriller

Production Co: DreamWorks SKG, Paramount Pictures, Edge City LLC, Forward Pass

Keywords: Los Angeles , Death , Intense , Pursuit , Escape , Deception , 2000s , Suspenseful ,

Ratings & Reviews

  • 75
    Steven ReaPhiladelphia Inquirer

    Foxx makes what he does look effortless. He's the reason to see Collateral, as he walks into the frame and walks off with the picture. show more

  • 90
    Wall Street Journal

    Hugely entertaining thriller.

  • 70
    Kirk HoneycuttThe Hollywood Reporter

    The movie never really gets below that surface. It sticks to the mean streets of Los Angeles without much introspection or analysis. But those surfaces are slick and beguiling. show more

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Awards

Nominated Actor in a Supporting Role
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2005)
Nominated Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2005)
Nominated Sound
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2005)
Nominated Film Editing
Nominated Editing
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2005)
Nominated Actor in a Supporting Role
Nominated Best Performance By an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Nominated David Lean Award for Achievement in Direction
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2005)
Nominated Original Screenplay
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2005)
Winner Cinematography
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2005)