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 Bryant: This city is crawling with dirty cops.
[referring to Downs and his partner]
Doug Dennison: Ladies and gentlemen, the baddest, the finest.
[holding up an evidence bag]
Jennifer Bryant: Looking for this?
Vincent Downs: Vincent Downs, homicide.
Jennifer Bryant: Jennifer Bryan. We’re Internal Affairs.
Vincent Downs: Big, bad, policewoman, I like that.
Thomas: Dad, how come you’re never home?
Vincent Downs: Son, I love you. There’s just some things I can’t explain. You just have to trust me.
Rob Novak: Officer Vincent Downs, we have your son.
[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!
Sean Cass: Yoh, man, that was some Reservoir Dog shit back there, man.
Vincent Downs: It’s been a fucked up day.
[on the phone]
Dena: What the fuck is going on?
Vincent Downs: They have our son.
Dena: 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 Bryant: He knows the players, he knows their methods.
Rob Novak: I want Vincent Downs dead.
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.
Vincent Downs: If you kill my son, I’m killing all of you all.
Sleepless is set for release in the US January 13th.