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Falcon Rising (2014)

Falcon Rising

Overview


Genre

Action, Adventure

Release Date

September 05, 2014 (Limited)

MPAA Rating

R

Duration

103 min.

Production Budget

$4.5 millions

Studio

Freestyle Releasing

Official Site

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REVIEWS RATE:  Critics  Nothing's perfect, but it's worth seeing.    Readers  Be the 1st!

Cast and Crew


Director

Ernie Barbarash

Producer

Ernst Etchie Stroh, Shahar Stroh

Screenwriter

Y.T. Parazi

Starring

  • Michael Jai White as John 'Falcon' Chapman
  • Neal McDonough
  • Laila Ali
  • Masashi Odate
  • Lateef Crowder
  • Hazuki Kato
  • Millie Ruperto
  • Jimmy Navarro

Story


John "Falcon" Chapman, is an ex-marine anti-hero plagued with a terrible secret consuming him with guilt. On the self-destructive edge, he learns his sister Cindy (Laila Ali) has been brutally beaten in the slums or "favelas" of Brazil and travels there to hunt down her attackers. In the process he discovers an underground world of drugs, prostitution, and police corruption ruled by the Japanese mafia and protected by the powerful Hirimoto (Masashi Odate, The Last Samurai). With incredible fight sequences and edge of your seat action, Falcon Rising is an in your face thrill-ride introducing America's newest action hero.

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REVIEWS BY CRITICS

“..in all respects, "Falcon" is the very definition of a B picture. Budget: low. Stars: second tier (and lower). Plotting: predictable..”
by Soren Andersen [Seattle Times]
“..its creators fail to highlight the idiosyncrasies of its setting..”
by Simon Abrams [Village Voice]