Overall Rank: 7741
Average Rating: 2.5/4
# of Ratings: 61
Theatrical Release Date: 12/04/2009
Blu-ray/DVD Release Date: 03/16/2010
Genre: Drama, Thriller
MPAA Rating: PG-13
Director: Nimród Antal
Actors: Matt Dillon, Laurence Fishburne, Jean Reno, Skeet Ulrich, Milo Ventimiglia, Columbus Short
Plot: A rookie is convinced by a veteran force to pull off a $42 million armored-car heist, but a witness puts a wrinkle in their plan that forces a breakdown in the group and soon it's each man for himself.
Quick Movie Reviews
dukeakasmudge - wrote on 09/01/2011
Not something worth watching more then once
Chris Kavan - wrote on 11/08/2010
A pretty good action flick. There's not much new that you're going to see, but it is entertaining with some good characters and just enough tension to keep things interesting.
sapien - wrote on 05/14/2010
I thought this movie was awesome. Most Matt Dillon movies are though. Anyway, this movie ROCKS!!! There's a lot of really cool scenes in it.
Full Movie Reviews
MovieMike - wrote on 12/22/2011
There are a number of films that have used the ‘perfect heist plan gone wrong’ story line, and ‘Armored’ is yet another entry into this well-traveled category. So how does it stack up against the likes of titles such as ‘A Simple Plan’, ‘Before The Devil Knows You’re Dead’, or ‘The Lookout’? I’m afraid it just doesn’t come off well enough to be considered notable. I lump it in with these titles because in each of these, the robbery itself is quite secondary to the main story. These films explore the dynamic of the conspirators as things begin to unravel for them and in each case; the film itself is devoid of spectacular effects and relies of a fairly small cast and their actions.
Director, Nimrod Antel, who’s previous US credit is the thriller …
Nick - wrote on 03/16/2010
Armored was a very good heist movie. It's filled with tons of intense action, what I liked a lot about this film was that every actor had a big role in the film, felt they was the star of the show. It was a intense heist film with great acting from every actor in this film. But most of all I think Matt Dillion stole the show with his performance he did good as the man that will stop at nothing to get what he wants even if he ends up hurting someone he cares about. Columbus Short had a out of nowhere great performance as Ty Hackett. He was basically the lead actor in this film and pulled it off. He sold me as Ty Hackett as he was looking out for his younger brother after the death of there parents. If your a big action packed heist movie with a tension and thrills type of person this …
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Armando Sanchez - wrote on 2011-01-24 21:09
long story short : "the film could have been better,but just didn't work out"