Boozy and world-weary, NYPD Detective Jack Mosley draws a routine assignment to transport trial witness Eddie Bunker to the courthouse 16 blocks away by 10 a.m. There are, however, chaotic forces at work that prevent them from making it in one piece.
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March 03, 2011 Told in nearly real-time 16 Blocks stops and starts, putting in buffers for decent character moments between Jack and Eddie. It's necessary to understand why they do what they do, but it makes what they're doing occasionally dull.Read in Source
Hollywood Report Card
August 20, 2007 At its heart, this is actually an excellent film. But, as filmmakers seek to escalate the big action, believability suffers severely.Read in Source
San Francisco Chronicle
March 03, 2006 Another urban action thriller that's better than some, worse than most and so forgettable that it's possible to forget it while watching it.Read in Source
March 03, 2006 Hiding among all the uniforms and bullets, it turns out, is an actors' movie, and two actors more than capable of hitting their marks.Read in Source
Matt's Movie Reviews
July 06, 2010 16 Blocks is a good watch thanks to the performances of Bruce Willis and Mos Def.Read in Source
New York Magazine/Vulture
May 12, 2006 A happier surprise is the smart work of director Richard Donner: 16 Blocks is all jumble and jangle-crowds, snarled traffic, and discordant car horns.Read in Source
Country: United States
Genre: Thriller, Horror, Mystery
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