Starring: Jamie Foxx, Michelle Monaghan, Dermot Mulroney, David Harbour, Tip “T.I.”, Harris, Gabrielle Union, Scoot McNairy
Action thriller directed by Baran bo Odar, the story follows undercover Las Vegas police officer Vincent Downs (Jamie Foxx), posing as a corrupt cop who is caught in a high stakes web of corrupt cops and the mob-controlled casino underground. When a heist goes wrong, his son is kidnapped by one of the gangsters, Rob Novak (Scoot McNairy), who Downs has been working with. In one sleepless night he will have to rescue his son, evade an internal affairs investigation and bring the kidnappers to justice.
Best Quotes from Trailer:
Captain: At 04:27 a squad car got a call, stand speeding, they rolled downtown. Officers reported shots fired. They found bodies, everywhere.
Vincent Downs: We’ll take that, me and Kas.
Jennifer Bryan: This city is crawling with dirty cops.
[referring to Downs and his partner]
IA Agent: Ladies and gentlemen, the baddest, the finest.
[holding up an evidence bag]
Jennifer Bryan: Looking for this?
Vincent Downs: Vincent Downs, homicide.
Jennifer Bryan: Jennifer Bryan. We’re Internal Affairs.
Vincent Downs: Big, bad, policewoman, I like that.
Thomas: Dad, when are you moving home?
Vincent Downs: Son, I love you. There’s just some things I can’t explain. You just have to trust me.
[after his son is kidnapped, Downs gets a call]
Rob Novak: Vincent Downs, you stole something from me. Bring it back or your son’s not coming home.
Derrick Griffin: They said it was just going to an easy grab.
Vincent Downs: Well it ain’t no easy grab, they got T!
[on the phone]
Gabby: What is going on?
Vincent Downs: They have our son.
Gabby: Find him.
[the IA agent is pointing his gun at Downs]
Vincent Downs: Whatever you’re aiming at, make sure you’re prepared to kill it.
Vincent Downs: I’ve been working undercover for two years.
Jennifer Bryan: He knows the players, he knows their methods.
Rob Novak: I will pay every cop on our payroll to see Vincent Downs is dead.
Vincent Downs: You touch my son, I’ll kill you.
Sleepless is set for release in the US February 24th.