The Son of No One The Son of No One , a gritty New York cop drama has some of the atmospheric squalor of a Richard Price novel. The director,… The Son of No One The Son of No One , a gritty New York cop drama has some of the atmospheric squalor of a Richard Price novel. The director,… 2011-11-04 R PT93M Action/Adventure Mystery and Thriller Al Pacino Channing Tatum Juliette Binoche Anchor Bay Films
Movie Review

The Son Of No One (2011)

MPAA Rating: R
WAKE-UP Channing Tatum and Al Pacino in The Son of No One
Image credit: Phil Caruso
WAKE-UP Channing Tatum and Al Pacino in The Son of No One
EW's GRADE
C-

Details Release Date: Nov 04, 2011; Rated: R; Length: 93 Minutes; Genres: Action/Adventure, Mystery and Thriller; With: Al Pacino and Channing Tatum; Distributor: Anchor Bay Films

The Son of No One, a gritty New York cop drama has some of the atmospheric squalor of a Richard Price novel. The director, Dito Montiel, makes violence sting, and he gets a moody performance out of Channing Tatum as a Staten Island officer whose Big Secret is catching up with him. Yet the more that secret comes out, the more incoherent (and ludicrous) the film gets. How, for instance, could the random killing of two faceless sociopaths back in 1986 become a tabloid scandal now? C-

Originally posted Nov 02, 2011 Published in issue #1180 Nov 11, 2011 Order article reprints
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Weekend of Dec 21 Box Office Source: Rentrak Corp.
Rank Title Weekend Gross* Weeks on Chart Cume. Gross* EW Grade
1. $56.2 1 $90.6 B
2. $17.3 1 $17.3 B
3.
Annie
Columbia Pictures
$16.3 1 $16.3 D
4. $8.1 2 $38.9 B
5. $7.7 5 $289.2 B-
6.
Wild
Fox
$4.1 3 $7.2 A-
7.
Top Five
Paramount
$3.6 2 $12.5 A-
8.
Big Hero 6
Walt Disney Pictures
$3.6 7 $190.4 B+
9. $3.5 4 $64.2 C-
10.
P.K.
UTV Communications
$3.5 1 $3.5 NA
* in millions

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