| Share
 

Movie Summary | Infoplease.com

Browse by Title
Browse by Release Date

Unthinkable

Rating:R (for strong bloody violence, torture and language)
Genre:Action/Adventure, Drama, Suspense/Thriller
Release Date:April 11, 2014
Running time:97 minutes
Cast:Michael Sheen, Samuel L. Jackson, Brandon Routh, Carrie-Anne Moss, Gil Bellows
Director:Gregor Jordan
Producer:Caldecot Chubb
Writer:Oren Moverman, Peter Woodward
Distributor:Senator Entertainment

Description: An edge-of-the-seat thriller set against an urgent contemporary backdrop, "Unthinkable" begins as a Muslim extremist places three separate nuclear bombs in mystery locations around America. With our country's entire counter-terrorism force rushing to action, the culprit is soon apprehended, but the whereabouts of his bombs remain unknown. Heading up the investigation-or so she thinks-is FBI agent Helen Brody, an expert in her field, who has only two days to find the bombs but who, unfortunately, is not making much progress. Then, Brody is forced to work alongside a freelance interrogator, known only as "H" (Jackson), whose brutal methods are diametrically opposed to hers. "H" crosses lines that no one else will, but since he gets results, he has the full support of the government. With the clock ticking, and the moral compass constantly shifting, Brody-and the audience-must question their most basic assumptions about fear and paranoia, about strength and cruelty, and about right and wrong. Under the expert guidance of director Gregor Jordan, "Unthinkable," stands.

Movie summaries and listings powered by Cinema-Source

Related Content on Movies from Infoplease:

24 X 7

Private Tutor

Click Here for Details
24 x 7 Tutor Availability
Unlimited Online Tutoring
1-on-1 Tutoring