Man on a Ledge

Crime,Thriller

Sam Worthington fails to shine in poor thriller Discuss this article

Ex-Avatar grunt Sam Worthington stars as a mystery man who positions himself on the business side of a skyscraper window. Dragged to the scene once the media circus rolls in, a police negotiator (Banks) has a hunch that he doesn’t actually plan to jump. If not, what’s he really doing up there?

Man on a Ledge is simultaneously a wrong-man thriller, a heist movie and a down-with-the-fat-cats crowd-pleaser. Yet trusting Worthington to anchor the human drama is a fatal mistake, and it’s only a matter of time before the film plummets.

By AA Dowd
Time Out Doha,

Man on a Ledge

  • Duration: 102
  • Released: Thu, 02 Feb
  • Classification: PG15
  • Language: English
  • Director: Asger Leth
  • Stars: Sam Worthington, Elizabeth Banks, Jamie Bell, Anthony Mackie, Patrick Collins, Jamie Bell, Genesis Rodriguez, Afton Williamson

More films in this genre

    Demonic, Faster, Run All Night, Taken 3, The Lazarus Effect

Add your review/feedback

Subscribe to weekender newsletter

Prove you're not a robot:

Submit

Search

Explore by

Our favourite features