• Felony (2014)


Release Date: October 17th, 2014

DVD Release Date: February 10th, 2015

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 45 min

Plot Summary

A decorated police officer (Joel Edgerton) covers up his involvement in a traffic accident that left a boy in a coma, but lies and suspicion soon entangle two detectives (Jai Courtney, Tom Wilkinson) assigned to the case.

Cast: Joel Edgerton, Jai Courtney, Tom Wilkinson, Melissa George, Sarah Roberts, Brendan Donoghue, Patrick Thompson, Chum Ehelepola

Director: Matthew Saville

Genres: Crime drama , Thriller

Keywords: Brooding, Police officer, Engaging, Tense, 2010s, Fall, Pursuit

Ratings & Reviews

  • 70
    David RooneyThe Hollywood Reporter

    Directed with contained intensity and sharp character observation by Matthew Saville, the brooding thriller covers familiar territory but does so with sustained tension and psychological complexity. show more

  • 38
    Chuck BowenSlant Magazine

    It reveals itself to be a profoundly cynical movie posing as a work of idealism, and it's all the more insidious because it's otherwise so bland and forgettable. show more

  • 60
    Scott TobiasThe Dissolve

    Edgerton may write himself out of the problem too easily, but at least the problem itself is fascinating to consider. show more

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Nominated Best Sound
Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts Awards (2014)