5.4/10
2,702
22 user 23 critic

The Hollow Point (2016)

Trailer
2:25 | Trailer

Watch Now

From $3.99 (SD) on Amazon Video

A new sheriff of a small town along the U.S. & Mexico border investigates a drug cartel deal that went horribly wrong.

Writer:

Reviews
Popularity
1,963 ( 255)

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Crime | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

In 1960s New York, Walter Stackhouse is a successful architect married to the beautiful Clara who leads a seemingly perfect life. But his fascination with an unsolved murder leads him into a spiral of chaos as he is forced to play cat-and-mouse with a clever killer and an overambitious detective, while at the same time lusting after another woman.

Director: Andy Goddard
Stars: Patrick Wilson, Jessica Biel, Haley Bennett
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

When his girlfriend goes missing, David must track down her whereabouts after he realizes she's not who she was pretending to be.

Director: Zack Whedon
Stars: Annabelle Wallis, Aaron Paul, Garret Dillahunt
Collide I (2016)
Action | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

An American backpacker gets involved with a ring of drug smugglers as their driver, though he winds up on the run from his employers across Cologne high-speed Autobahn.

Director: Eran Creevy
Stars: Nicholas Hoult, Felicity Jones, Anthony Hopkins
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

A mysterious stranger and a random act of violence drag a town of misfits and nitwits into the bloody crosshairs of revenge.

Director: Ti West
Stars: Ethan Hawke, John Travolta, Taissa Farmiga
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

Two brothers, down on their luck, fake a disappearance in the Alaskan wilderness so they'll have a great survival story to sell, but the hoax turns out to be more real than they planned.

Director: Richard Gray
Stars: Jason Momoa, Cary Elwes, Anna Hutchison
Action | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

Two corrupt cops set out to blackmail and frame every criminal unfortunate enough to cross their path. Events, however, are complicated by the arrival of someone who appears to be even more dangerous than they are.

Director: John Michael McDonagh
Stars: Alexander Skarsgård, Michael Peña, Theo James
Detour I (2016)
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

A young law student blindly enters into a pact with a man who offers to kill his stepfather, whom he feels is responsible for the accident that sent his mother into a coma.

Director: Christopher Smith
Stars: Tye Sheridan, Emory Cohen, Bel Powley
Drama | Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

A scientist and a teacher living in a dystopian future embark on a journey of survival with a special young girl named Melanie.

Director: Colm McCarthy
Stars: Gemma Arterton, Glenn Close, Dominique Tipper
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

A father and son, both coroners, are pulled into a complex mystery while attempting to identify the body of a young woman, who was apparently harboring dark secrets.

Director: André Øvredal
Stars: Emile Hirsch, Brian Cox, Ophelia Lovibond
Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

A psychologist who begins working with a young boy who has suffered a near-fatal fall finds himself drawn into a mystery that tests the boundaries of fantasy and reality.

Director: Alexandre Aja
Stars: Jamie Dornan, Aiden Longworth, Sarah Gadon
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

An All-American college star and his beauty queen wife watch their seemingly perfect life fall apart, as their daughter joins the turmoil of '60s America.

Director: Ewan McGregor
Stars: Ewan McGregor, Jennifer Connelly, Dakota Fanning
Action | Adventure | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

Jack Reacher must uncover the truth behind a major government conspiracy in order to clear his name. On the run as a fugitive from the law, Reacher uncovers a potential secret from his past that could change his life forever.

Director: Edward Zwick
Stars: Tom Cruise, Cobie Smulders, Aldis Hodge
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
...
Marla
...
...
...
...
Shep Diaz (as James Belushi)
...
Ellie
...
...
...
...
...
Ken Mercey (as David Stevens)
...
Used Car Shopper
...
Sam
...
Christina (American)
...
Edit

Storyline

A new sheriff of a small town along the U.S. & Mexico border investigates a drug cartel deal that went horribly wrong.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

Good men can do bad things

Genres:

Crime | Thriller

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for bloody violence and language | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

16 December 2016 (Netherlands)  »

Also Known As:

The Man on Carrion Road  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

This is the second film that Patrick Wilson has joined after Timothy Olyphant dropped out, the first being 'Bone Tomahawk'. See more »

Soundtracks

Nothing Arrived (Acoustic)
Written by Alden Volney
Performed by Villagers
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
About two cops who caught in a messed up illegal arms deal.
24 January 2017 | by (Somewhere in the Cosmos) – See all my reviews

It is a cop film that's set in in a small US town along the Mexican Border. Focused on the illegal arms supply, the two cops, one is an honest and the other one a controversial get into a deep trouble after something went wrong among the smugglers while dealing it. So one of their men was sent to eliminate those involved in it and that's where these two cops are caught in a crossfire. They have left no choice but to fight for the peace in the town.

The Idea for the film was inspired from real, but I kind of felt it was unrealistic. Mainly because I'm not from that part of the world, so it was more an entertaining film than learning anything about all the illegal activities or the heroism from the cops. The actors were decent, including Patrick Wilson, but Ian McShane looked much better than anybody in the film for his daring role.

It was a simple story that takes place like within 2-3 days. Some parts of the film were unexpected, but those scenes did not save the film. Because it was entirely 'a series of event' based film than properly developed storyline. Overall the setting was good and once watchable with a low anticipation. So for those who are choosy, can be skipped it, because not worthy, other than that it's not that bad film in my opinion.

5/10


2 of 4 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?