R | | Action, Crime, Drama
A gritty crime saga which follows the lives of an elite unit of the LA County Sheriff's Dept. and the state's most successful bank robbery crew as the outlaws plan a seemingly impossible heist on the Federal Reserve Bank.
Christian Gudegast's original cut of the film was closer to 160 minutes and featured a different ending.
'Big Nick' O'Brien:
Yea, the food here sucks. We come here for the ass.
When Merrimen is driving the armored truck at the second checkpoint, as it enters the Federal Reserve Bank building, a subway train can be seen running through what is supposed to be the bank building in the distance above.
German distributor Concorde chose to cut approx. 16 minutes from the movie to tighten the pace (removed were mostly family related scenes with Butler's character Nick).
$15,206,108 (USA) (21 January 2018)
$44,947,622 (USA) (22 March 2018)