The Zero Hour
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Venezuelan hit man Parca the Reaper takes over a Caracas hospital in the middle of a medical strike, and holds the staff hostage in a desperate attempt to save his girlfriend's life. Meanwhile, as police surround the building and the media circus gets underway, Parca becomes a folk hero by agreeing to give up one hostage for each new patient admitted. But when tensions in the hospital spill out into the streets, a heroic gesture has unexpected consequences. ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"It's a pitiless picture, but a visceral movie going experience."
‑ Roger Moore, Orlando Sentinel
"In line with the 'urban gunslinger' iconography of Zapata's hip-hop roots, violence against the system is portrayed as a means to personal and social redemption and staged with a coolness that strives to make the brutality palatable."
‑ Simon Foster, sbs.com.au
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