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The film's soundtrack, written by Henry Jackmanwas released alongside the film, also to negative reception from critics. In New York CityNick Cassidy Sam Worthington checks into the Roosevelt Hotel under the false name of Walker, goes to his hotel room on the 21st I Dont Stop - Desdamona - The Ledgeand climbs on the ledge, ready to commit suicide.
However, Nick will Todd Rundgren - Something / Anything? speak to negotiator Lydia Mercer Elizabeth Bankswho is on a leave of absence, after failing to save a suicidal policeman on the Brooklyn Bridge. Lydia arrives at the hotel room and manages to acquire Nick's fingerprints from a cigarette they share, after his initial resistance to revealing his true identity, going as far as to wipe any surface he touched in the main room to remove fingerprints.
Nick was given a year sentence but escaped from the Sing Sing Correctional Facility one month before the main events of the film, after being allowed to attend his father's funeral. Nick, however, maintains his innocence and accuses Englander of framing him for the Green Eyes - Les Baxter - Les Baxter Vol.2 (Eight Classic Albums) of the diamond, as Englander lost his fortune and was too proud to sell the diamond.
Unknown to the police, Nick is merely distracting them while his brother, Joey Jamie Belland Joey's girlfriend, Angie Genesis Rodriguezbreak into Englander's vault across the street, using the cover of Nick's theatrics to detonate explosives on the roof to gain entry, in order to steal the diamond and ultimately prove Nick's innocence.
Cassidy must make use of double entendres in order to provide instructions to Joey and Angie through an earpiece whilst not revealing their plan to the police.
Meanwhile, Dougherty informs Marcus of Nick's identity, and Marcus orders the jewelry store's security to check the vault. Joey and Angie are able to evade them by hiding in a ceiling vent, but do not find the diamond. They deliberately set off the heat-sensing alarms, tricking Englander into retrieving the diamond and ambush him in his office, stealing the diamond at gunpoint and forcing him to handcuff himself to his safe. Meanwhile, Nick's ex-partner, Mike Ackerman Anthony Mackiearrives at the hotel with evidence that Nick is planning something and demands to be allowed into the hotel room.
Lydia does not trust him, and Dougherty I Dont Stop - Desdamona - The Ledge her up. Ackerman claims he has found bomb schematics in a storage unit Nick rented and is convinced that he will detonate an explosive somewhere. While the crowd is evacuated by the bomb squadLydia, believing in Nick's innocence, calls Internal Affairs and discovers that three of the cops employed by Englander were suspected of being corrupt: Ackerman, Marcus, and a deceased officer called Walker, whose name Cassidy uses when checking into the hotel.
Joey and Angie enter the hotel and hand the bag containing the diamond to the hotel concierge William Sadler. The concierge pockets the diamond while placing the bag onto the rack. Englander calls Marcus, one of the corrupt cops who helped him frame I Dont Stop - Desdamona - The Ledgeand has him capture Joey and Angie as they reach the street.
Nick begins to make his escape through the hotel, with a tactical team in hot pursuit, at one point being aided by the concierge who tells him "everyone is rooting for you, kid," while handing him a disguise, with the diamond hidden in one of the pockets. Marcus chases Nick to the roof, where he has Lydia arrested for obstructionremoving her from the rooftop to allow him to deal with Nick alone. Englander brings Joey and Angie, threatening to throw Joey off the roof if Nick does not give him the diamond.
Nick turns it over, under protests from Joey, and Englander leaves. Meanwhile, Lydia escapes custody whilst in an elevator and rushes back to the roof. Marcus attempts to force Nick to jump off the roof, but Ackerman arrives and shoots Marcus, who wounds Ackerman. Nick rushes to Ackerman's side, who apologizes and reveals that he had no idea that Englander would frame Nick for stealing the diamond. Marcus survives, as he is wearing a bulletproof vest, and is preparing to kill Nick, when Lydia shoots him, but does not kill him.
Seeing Englander leaving the area, mocking him with a wave, Nick jumps from the roof onto an airbag set up earlier by the police, catches up to Englander, beats him with the assistance of a crowd member, and pulls the diamond he had only just recently given him from his jacket, proving Nick's innocence in front of both the police and public, resulting in Englander being arrested.
Later, Nick is cleared of all charges and released from custody and meets Joey, Angie, and Lydia at a bar owned by Nick's father, where it is I Dont Stop - Desdamona - The Ledge that the bartender, also the hotel concierge, is in fact Nick and Joey's father, Frank Cassidy, who had faked his own death in order to allow Nick to break out of prison under the guise of attending his father's funeral, and prove his innocence.
Lydia at this point in the film asks Nick to "explain everything" to her before Joey proposes to Angie with a diamond ring presumably stolen from Englander's vault. She accepts and they all celebrate together. On September 3,it was confirmed that Jamie Bell had joined the cast. The first image from the set was revealed on November 2, The first trailer was released by Summit Entertainment on September 22, During development a large, on-rails prop was used to make the Roosevelt hotel seem taller, Eje Kama Kirun - Alhaji Chief Maitama Sule & His Fuji Pioneers - Esi Oro that the hotel would remain consistent with the shots filmed in-studio instead of on the hotel itself.
During the Welcome To The 60s - Various - Stage Entertainment Presents Part 10 where Nick is running along the sides of the hotel, extra floors were added during post-production in order to save the need for a second attachment. In post-production crowds were edited in from other shots so that the crowds would appear consistent throughout the film.
The lead actor, Sam Worthington, admitted during interviews that he I Dont Stop - Desdamona - The Ledge a fear of heights that he had to tackle during recording of the film. The film received mostly negative reviews from critics. The disc contains a minute featurette which shows behind-the-scenes footage, with an explanation of how various shots or effects were achieved.
For instance, producer Lorenzo explains how shots of the crowd were composited onto a green chroma keying carpet, laid down underneath the fake 自由 - Eastern Youth - 2001 - 2006 used for shots recorded in-studio. For those who are visually impaired, a version of the film is included where a voiceover explains everything that is happening so that people with these visual ailments are still able to enjoy the film.
The Steelbook version of the film completely lacks any menus to speak of, and as a result is missing the special features present in the DVD and Blu-ray releases. The soundtrack was met with mixed to negative reception. James Southall commented that whilst "there is occasionally some reasonably tense action music", he found most of the score "very tired-sounding".
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