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Release Date: September 12th, 2014

DVD Release Date: January 6th, 2015

PG-13|1 hr 24 min

Plot Summary
An unsuspecting Atlanta woman (Taraji P. Henson) lets in a charming stranger (Idris Elba) to use her phone and soon believes the adage "no good deed goes unpunished" when he takes over her home and terrorizes her family.

Cast: Idris Elba, Taraji P. Henson, Leslie Bibb, Kate del Castillo, Henry Simmons, Mirage Spann, Kenny Alfonso, Dan Caudill

Director: Sam Miller

Genres: Thriller

Production Co: Will Packer Productions

Distributors: Sony Pictures Entertainment

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  • Elba, who recruited his former Luther director Miller into the project, gives the film more dignity than it deserves, and Henson delivers a performance of complex emotional shadings. But their fine work is utterly wasted in this B-movie exploitation thriller that would barely make for passable viewing on late night cable television. show more

  • [A] perfectly serviceable thriller. show more

  • Would No Good Deed have anything worth talking about without the Ray Rice sucker punch tie-in? Barely. show more

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