• Standoff (2016)


Release Date: February 26th, 2016

R |1 hr 25 min

Plot Summary

Armed with a shotgun and one bullet, a war veteran (Thomas Jane) tries to protect a young murder witness from a ruthless assassin (Laurence Fishburne).

Cast: Laurence Fishburne, Thomas Jane, Ella Ballentine, Jim Watson, Ted Atherton, Joanna Douglas, John Tench, Laura De Carteret

Director: Adam Alleca

Genres: Thriller

Production Co: Goldrush Entertainment

Keywords: 2010s, Gritty, Revenge, Escape, Sacrifice, Small town, Murder, Survival, Dark, Mystery

Ratings & Reviews

  • 50
    Chuck BowenSlant Magazine

    Standoff isn’t quite inspired, but it coasts on unexpected modesty of professionalism. show more

  • 38
    Roger MooreMovie Nation

    Writer-director Adam Alleca is better at the keyboard, cooking up chewy tough talk, than behind the camera. The shootout stuff is only passably staged, and the blood-bursts (not his fault…entirely) look digitally added, in some places. show more

  • 25
    Glenn KennyRogerEbert.com

    It is all very terribly tiresome. show more

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