Drafthouse Films: GRACELAND

Director Ron Morales
Year 2012
Starring Arnold Reyes, Menggie Cobarrubias, Dido De La Paz
Run Time 84min
Age Policy

18 and up; Children 6 and up will be allowed only with a parent guardian. No children under the age of 6 will be allowed.

More Info IMDb
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In this unpredictable and tightly-paced thriller, family man Marlon Villar—a longtime chauffeur to corrupt Filipino politician Manuel Chango—is faced with an unthinkable predicament when he gets ambushed while driving both his boss’s twelve year-old girl and his own daughter home from school one afternoon.

In the chaos of the kidnapping attempt, things go horribly awry and Marlon’s daughter is taken and held for ransom instead.

Desperate to save his daughter, Marlon must navigate the conflicting motives between the ruthless kidnappers, untrustworthy Chango and determined detectives eager to name him a suspect without letting on the wrong girl was taken hostage.

As events progress wildly unaccording to plan, Marlon, Chango and their families are forced into a rapid downward spiral of deceit and betrayal that will leave no one innocent.

"Mesmirizing." - Indiewire

"Twisted enough to keep even the most seasoned thriller aficionado second guessing up to the end." - Twitch Film

 

 

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