PG-13 | | Action, Crime, Thriller
A young man receives an emergency phone call on his cell phone from an older woman. The catch? The woman claims to have been kidnapped; and the kidnappers have targeted her husband and child next.
Inspired partly by the LAPD Rampart scandals in 1999.
Mom, will you still be a science teacher when I get into high school?
Jessica Martin: Hmm... You never know. Why?
Ricky Martin: 'Cause I think it'd be kind of weird to have your mom as a teacher.
As Ethan and his hitmen take hostage of Jessica and drive up to their safe house, the camera crane is reflected on one of the cars.
The first part of the closing credits show cast and crew names on cellular telephone screens, in scenes from the film.
$10,100,571 (USA) (12 September 2004)
$32,003,620 (USA) (12 December 2004)
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