• Forfeit (2007)


Release Date: April 2nd, 2007

DVD Release Date: October 21st, 2008

R |1 hr 24 min

Plot Summary

After decades of living on the run, murder suspect Frank O'Neal (Billy Burke) returns to Los Angeles hoping to put his derailed existence back on track. O'Neal reconnects with an old flame, Karen Mellor (Sherry Stringfield), and finds gainful employment as a driver for an armored truck service. But, as he falls under the influence of a maniacal televangelist (Gregory Itzin), the unsavory impulses behind O'Neal's return begin to surface, threatening to destroy him.

Cast: Billy Burke, Sherry Stringfield, John Aylward, Gregory Itzin, Phil Reeves, Kirk Baltz, Robert Rusler, Lee Garlington

Director: Andrew Shea

Genres: Thriller , Drama

Keywords: Investigation, Revenge, Suspenseful, Prison, Melodramatic, Transformation, Police station, Quest, 2000s, Father

Ratings & Reviews

  • 50
    Joe MorgensternWall Street Journal

    Storytelling problems surface toward the overwrought climax, but the worst problem is the unrelenting grimness. It's hard to like a movie that leaves you with no hope. show more

  • 80
    The Hollywood Reporter

    It's a tribute to this thoughtful, deeply poignant, splendidly executed film that we replay the conclusion in our minds long after the lights come on. show more

  • 75
    Steven ReaPhiladelphia Inquirer

    Casey's big brother has made a tough, taut mystery. show more

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