Stand Off

  • 2012
  • Movie
  • R
  • Comedy

Director and co-screenwriter Terry George ambitiously tries to get laughs from quirky behavior while simultaneously building tension in Stand Off, a Dublin-set hostage thriller that seems equal part gritty crime film and warmhearted character comedy -- it’s a fusion of Sexy Beast and Waking Ned Devine. Martin McCann plays Jimbo, a young Irish tough guy...read more