Mobster and hit man Jimmy Conlon has one night to figure out where his loyalties lie: with his estranged son, Mike, whose life is in danger, or his longtime best friend, mob boss Shawn Maguire, who wants Mike to pay for the death of his own son.... (Full plot summary below)
Mobster and hit man Jimmy Conlon has one night to figure out where his loyalties lie: with his estranged son, Mike, whose life is in danger, or his longtime best friend, mob boss Shawn Maguire, who wants Mike to pay for the death of his own son.
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Film Journal International - 10/10 by Daniel Eagan[Liam Neeson and Ed Harris'] few scenes together are surrounded by clumsy plot twists, with an excess of wheel spinning and other delaying tactics.
The Playlist - 9/10 by Drew TaylorWhile "Run All Night" might be ten minutes too long, it's still an undeniably hardboiled work of crime fiction
Laramie Movie Scope - 9/10 by Robert RotenNeeson, Kinnaman, Harris and D'Onofrio all give strong performances in this film. The main characters are believable. While the story does have some unnecessary detours, it is basically a good, powerful drama with enough action to satisfy action fans.
AV Club - 9/10 by Ignatiy VishnevetskyEven though he never gets a grip on the over-complicated plot, the director hasn't lost his knack for those elemental qualities that make a good action flick.
Urban Cinefile - 9/10 by Louise KellerIt's a ripper of a film, filled with action, tension and drama
Forbes - 9/10 by Mark Hughes[A]n overall well-made little action-oriented crime story with some interesting characters, entertaining action, and good performances from its two big leads.
Consequence of Sound - 9/10 by Roy IvyRun All Night could stand to lose a few pounds of sub-plot and character padding. But it's good to have your favorite hamburger back -- and your dad will love it.
Blu-ray.com - 9/10 by Brian OrndorfThe feature fails to ignite, with the actor and the movie revealing more of a limp than a full gallop, while Collet-Serra goes cross-eyed trying to keep his action sequences in a straight line.
The Film Stage - 9/10 by Jared MobarakFor those who get pumped up at the thought of high-speed car chases and brutal hand-to-hand combat, rest assured Collet-Serra is bringing the goods.
Chicago Sun-Times - 9/10 by Richard RoeperEven though it feels as if we’ve seen this movie before, Run All Night is a stylish and kinetic thriller, with Neeson at his gritty, world-weary best, some of the coolest camera moves in recent memory and a Hall of Fame villain in the great Ed Harris.