• Suspect Zero (2004)

Suspect Zero

Release Date: 2004

DVD Release Date: April 12th, 2005

R |1 hr 39 min

Plot Summary

FBI agent Thomas Mackelway (Aaron Eckhart) is transferred to Albuquerque, N.M., after he mishandles the arrest of a serial killer (Keith Campbell). There he is called to investigate the gruesome murder of a salesman (Kevin Chamberlin), who turns out to be a serial killer himself. After two more killings, Thomas and his partner (Carrie-Anne Moss) conclude that Benjamin O'Ryan (Ben Kingsley), a former FBI agent with psychic abilities, is responsible for the deaths.

Cast: Aaron Eckhart, Ben Kingsley, Carrie-Anne Moss, Harry Lennix, Kevin Chamberlin, Julian Reyes, Keith Campbell, Chloe Russell

Director: E. Elias Merhige

Genres: Crime drama , Thriller

Production Co: Lakeshore Entertainment, InterMedia Film Equities Ltd.

Keywords: Police station, Mystery, Pursuit, Investigation, 2000s, Dark, Car, Brooding

Ratings & Reviews

  • 63
    Liam LaceyThe Globe and Mail (Toronto)

    The trouble is that the plot is so elliptical to be almost unfollowable (though it helps to have seen the trailer). show more

  • 60
    Kirk HoneycuttThe Hollywood Reporter

    Suspect Zero has enough going for it to eventually develop a cult following. But compared to "Silence of the Lambs" and "Seven," it's still the minor leagues. show more

  • 63
    Michael WilmingtonChicago Tribune

    The script isn't really good enough to worry about whether it's being over-directed; in fact, E. Elias Merhige's over-direction is one of the best things about this movie--along with Ben Kingsley's grimly unstoppable killer-of-killers, Benjamin O'Ryan. show more

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