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A woman (Taraji P. Henson), home alone with her young children, learns no good deed goes unpunished when she agrees to let a stranger with car troubles use her phone. Actually an escaped convict (Idris Elba), the man returns her kindness with violence.

MPAA Rating PG-13 for sequences of violence, menace, terror, and for language.
Theatrical Release September 12, 2014
Director Sam Miller
Cast Taraji P. Henson, Idris Elba, Leslie Bibb, Kate del Castillo
Run Time 84
2014 Sony Screen Gems Official Movie Website

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