• Trade (2007)


Release Date: September 28th, 2007

DVD Release Date: January 29th, 2008

R |1 hr 59 min

Plot Summary

A Texas cop (Kevin Kline), whose own daughter might have been forced into sexual slavery, joins forces with a Mexican youth (Cesar Ramos) to find the boy's sister, who was abducted and forced into prostitution. Meanwhile, a Ukrainian woman who was promised a better life in America also becomes a victim.

Cast: Kevin Kline, Cesar Ramos, Alicja Bachleda, Paulina Gaitán, Marco Pérez, Linda Emond, Zack Ward, Kate del Castillo

Director: Marco Kreuzpaintner

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Centropolis Entertainment, VIP 4 Medienfonds, Reelmachine

Keywords: Brother, Friendship, Pursuit, 2000s, Rescue, Growing up, Brooding, Quest, Police officer, Revenge, Sister, Escape

Ratings & Reviews

  • 63
    Connie OgleMiami Herald

    Trade's wake-up call needs to be heeded, but its missteps detract from its devastating message. show more

  • 75
    Claudia PuigUSA Today

    Trade unflinchingly sheds light on a heinous crime. Yes, it's tough to sit through. But don't let that keep you away. show more

  • 30
    The Hollywood Reporter

    Trade is an earnest attempt to dramatize the network of Internet sex "tunnels." Unfortunately, the film's horrific and important subject matter is distilled into a lackluster lump of generic buddy-movie/road-picture components. show more

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