• Edge of Darkness (2010)

Edge of Darkness

Release Date: January 29th, 2010

DVD Release Date: May 11th, 2010

R |1 hr 57 min

Plot Summary

When the only daughter of a Boston homicide detective, Thomas Craven (Mel Gibson), is shot on his doorstep, everyone assumes that he was the intended target. Then evidence suggests otherwise, and Craven sets out to find her killer and, in the process, uncovers her secret life, corporate coverups, government collusion, and murder.

Cast: Mel Gibson, Ray Winstone, Danny Huston, Bojana Novakovic, Shawn Roberts, David Aaron Baker, Jay O. Sanders, Denis O'Hare

Director: Martin Campbell

Genres: Mystery , Thriller , Crime drama

Production Co: BBC, Icon Productions, GK Films

Distributors: Warner Bros.

Keywords: Pursuit, Suspenseful, Revenge, Deception, 2000s, Daughter, Murder, Police officer, Tense, Mystery

Ratings & Reviews

  • 75
    Lou LumenickNew York Post

    Perhaps the best compliment I can pay to his work in Edge of Darkness is that I wouldn't particularly want to see this movie with grumpy Harrison Ford starring instead. Welcome back, Mel. show more

  • 80
    Michael RechtshaffenThe Hollywood Reporter

    An intense Mel Gibson performance anchors this brutally effective crime thriller. show more

  • 75
    Michael PhillipsChicago Tribune

    Campbell’s film offers not surprises, exactly, but craftsmanship and low, brute, cunning satisfactions. show more

See all critic reviews on metacritic.com

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