• Crossing Over (2009)

Crossing Over

Release Date: February 27th, 2009

DVD Release Date: June 9th, 2009

R |1 hr 54 min

Plot Summary

As an agent with Immigration and Customs Enforcement in Los Angeles, Max Brogan (Harrison Ford) is a daily witness to struggles of those who try to cross U.S. borders in search of a better life. For Brogan and his associates, the impact of immigration goes beyond their jobs and defines their lives. Among many people whose lives intersect with theirs are a Mexican factory worker, a British musician and a Korean teen.

Cast: Harrison Ford, Ray Liotta, Ashley Judd, Cliff Curtis, Jim Sturgess, Alice Braga, Justin Chon, Summer Bishil

Director: Wayne Kramer

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Kennedy/Marshall

Keywords: Los Angeles, Transformation

Ratings & Reviews

  • 63
    Roger EbertChicago Sun-Times

    Some of these stories are fascinating and some are heartbreaking, but together they seem too contrived. show more

  • 30
    The Hollywood Reporter

    The film plays like a garish melodrama that reproduces the most ham-fisted, polemical aspects of "Crash." show more

  • 63
    Peter TraversRolling Stone

    Kramer takes on a hot, unwieldy topic in Crossing Over -- the dream that immigrants have of U.S. citizenship and the nightmare of achieving it, especially with shortcuts. I'm sure Kramer will be picked to pieces for trying something while Hollywood crap climbs the box office ladder. There are all kinds of nightmares. show more

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