No Good Deed

No Good Deed

No Good Deed

Home invasion thriller starring Idris Elba (Pacific Rim) as an unstable convict who escapes a prison transport van and occupies a remote household, where he takes a mother (Taraji P. Henson, The Curious Case of Benjamin Button) and her two kids hostage. From the director of TV’s Luther, which also starred Elba.

2014Rating: MA15+84 minsUSA
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No Good Deed / Reviews

Variety

Variety

Ensuing action is tamely PG-13 in terms of graphic violence. Despite competent performances and packaging, dialogue and situations in Aimee Lagos’ script are too routine to create much excitement.

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The Dissolve

The Dissolve

To the film’s mild credit, it’s the rare woman-in-peril thriller where the woman takes intelligent steps to defend herself.

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Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

B-movie exploitation thriller that would barely make for passable viewing on late night cable television.

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