• Publication date: January 31, 2014

Man on a Ledge

Standing on a 14-inch ledge of a New York hotel, 200 feet above Manhattan Avenue, Nick Cassidy, an ex-cop who was jailed for the theft of a large diamond, appears after escaping his guards a month earlier when he was allowed to attend his father’s funeral. Negotiator Lydia Mercer tries to get Nick off the ledge, but soon suspects that Nick is diverting the police’s attention from something else that is going on…

Program data

Duration: 120

Production Year: 2012

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May 26, 2017 19:00 (KSA) ~ May 26, 2017 18:00 (CLT)

(mbc.net) Standing on a 14-inch ledge of a New York hotel, 200 feet above Manhattan Avenue, Nick Cassidy (Sam Worthington), an ex-cop who was jailed for the theft of a large diamond, appears after escaping his guards a month earlier when he was allowed to attend his father’s funeral. Negotiator Lydia Mercer (Elizabeth Banks) tries to get Nick off the ledge, but soon suspects that Nick is diverting the police’s attention from something else that is going on.

In reality, Nick’s brother Joey (Jamie Bell) and his girlfriend Angie (Génesis Rodríguez), are across the street, in the vault of businessman David Englander (Ed Harris), the owner of the diamond that went missing and sent Nick to jail. Joey and Angie are hoping to steal back the diamond that Nick was charged with stealing, to prove Nick’s innocence and Englander’s insurance scheme…

 

Starring:

  • Sam Worthington
  • Elizabeth Banks
  • Jamie Bell
  • Anthony Mackie
  • Edward Burns
  • Ed Harris
  • Génesis Rodríguez
  • Kyra Sedgwick
  • Titus Welliver

Directed by:  Asger Leth

Rating:  PG-13 for violence and brief strong language.