Inside Man (2006)

Genres - Crime  |   Sub-Genres - Crime Thriller, Master Criminal Films  |   Release Date - Mar 24, 2006 (USA)  |   Run Time - 128 min.  |   Countries - USA  |   MPAA Rating - R
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The volatile showdown between a determined cop and a perfectionist bank robber is sent spiraling toward disaster when a scheming power broker steps in to take control of the situation in this hair-raising heist flick directed by Spike Lee and starring Denzel Washington, Clive Owen, and Jodie Foster. Dalton Russell (Owen) is a bank robber with a difference. In his quest to execute the perfect heist, Dalton has taken every possible factor into consideration. Dalton's uncanny ability of staying one step ahead of the law thwarts even-tempered Detective Keith Frazier's (Washington) best efforts. But there's another factor at play. The bank president (Christopher Plummer) has requested the services of high-profile negotiator Madeline White (Foster). Despite her commendable track record, Madeline is something of a wild card, and before the day is over, this bank robbery will go down in history as one of the most elaborate heists ever executed.

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bank, business, demands, detective, heist, hostage, manhunt, mayor, negotiation, bank-robbery