• Stone (2010)

Stone

Release Date: October 8th, 2010

DVD Release Date: January 18th, 2011

R |1 hr 45 min

Plot Summary

Parole officer Jack Mabry (Robert De Niro) is just days from retirement and busy wrapping up the last few cases, including that of Gerald "Stone" Creeson (Edward Norton), a thug who burned his grandparents' house to cover up their murders. Creeson is desperate to get out of prison and will do anything to secure his parole, including telling his girlfriend to seduce Mabry. Creeson's manipulations awaken the monster within Mabry, leading to unexpected consequences for them both.

Cast: Robert De Niro, Ed Norton, Milla Jovovich, Frances Conroy, Enver Gjokaj, Pepper Binkley, Liam Ferguson, Sarab Kamoo

Director: John Curran

Genres: Drama , Thriller

Production Co: Mimran Schur Pictures, Holly Wiersma

Keywords: Escape , Prison , Tense , Fall , Deception , Temptation , 2000s , Wife

Ratings & Reviews

  • 75
    Carrie RickeyPhiladelphia Inquirer

    I was with the movie until its head-scratcher of an ending, too oblique for its own good. show more

  • 40
    Ian BuckwalterNPR

    This is a film about people who are lost, and the filmmakers draw a direct line between their characters' existential wanderings and the religious obsessions they find for themselves. show more

  • 40
    Kirk HoneycuttThe Hollywood Reporter

    There is not a credible moment in this overly calculated melodrama. show more

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