Empire State
Empire State (2013)

A pair of old friends scheme to rob an armored car company with a cop hot on their tail in this crime drama from director Dito Montiel. Liam Hemsworth and Dwayne Johnson star in the Emmet/Furla Films production. ~ Jeremy Wheeler, Rovi

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Rated: R
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Genre: Drama
Release Date: August 30, 2013
DVD Release Date: September 3, 2013
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Jeff Beck
We Got This Covered

Despite being based on a true story, Empire State is nothing but a bland and predictable tale that completely lacks originality.

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Brian Orndorf

Montiel's worked through this type of tough guy material before, yet there's still no sign of creative growth. Maybe it's time for the filmmaker to move out of New York City and see what the rest of the country is up to.

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Manu Gino
Based on a true story. Very good film! I was pleasantly surprised, at no point was this film hard to watch or boring to me, just an OK thriller like many… More
Caesar Mendez
Imagine my surprise seeing a film that stars Dwayne Johnson, Liam Hemsworth, and Emma Robert together that went straight to DVD. Even more odd is despite Dwayne… More
Al S
A riveting crime-drama. A strong, tough, confident and surprisingly engaging piece of work from Director, Dito Montiel who brings his own style of mean street… More
Todd Smith
Chris Potamitis (Liam Hemsworth) has always wanted to be a cop, but as is the case with most recent graduates, he's on a waiting list, so he takes a job as… More
Alex roy
Going into Empire State I really wasn't sure what to expect. However I was pleasantly surprised. Although nothing original, I found the film quite good… More
Sol C
The film was ok, but could have been so much better. They had a good idea for a film, but didn't execute it correctly. The film was a bit predictable. I… More