R | | Crime, Drama, Thriller
In a city rife with injustice, ex-cop Billy Taggart seeks redemption and revenge after being double-crossed and then framed by its most powerful figure: Mayor Nicholas Hostetler.
At one point, during a campaign meeting, Jack Valliant (Barry Pepper) tells his team they need that "Senator, you are no Jack Kennedy" moment. Two years prior to this movie, Pepper starred as Robert Kennedy, JFK's brother, in The Kennedys (2011).
Your Honor, it's murder. Even when the police do it.
There is a shot early in the film looking south down P ark Avenue where it clearly shows the " Pan Am" logo on what has been the MetLife Building since around 1992. Looks like the film makers relied on some old stock footage rather than have a second unit shoot any new street footage for the film.
HUF 8,591,266 (Hungary) (10 February 2013)
$19,701,164 (USA) (20 December 2013)