You searched for:

Search for…

Narrow Search

  • Author

  • Rating

  • Show only

 

Rated R · 108 minutes · 2012
I wasn't as impressed as some of my colleagues by Oren Moverman's directing debut, The Messenger (2009), though Woody Harrelson was terrific as a steely marine who must drive around notifying military families that their loved ones are dead. Harrelson returns in Moverman's second feature playing a similar character, a bullheaded LAPD officer whose long career with the force is unraveling amid a succession of brutality complaints, and although the role offers the same macho quotient as the earlier one, it's counterbalanced in this case by funny, observant scenes of his gyno-centric home life. His first and second wives (Cynthia Nixon, Anne Heche) and their respective daughters all live with him in two adjoining houses, and most of them have strong opinions about his escalating professional problems. Both marriages appear to be over, and the cop gets his sex prowling around neighborhood bars, but he insists on "keeping the family together" with the same irrational devotion he applies to his job. With Ned Beatty, Ice Cube, Robin Wright, and Sigourney Weaver.


See our full review: The cop who loved women

The cop who loved women

In Rampart, Woody Harrelson is an LAPD officer in trouble with the ladies as well as the law »

Quick with his baton

Quick with his baton

Woody Harrelson is a cop on the run (from his wives) in Oren Moverman's Rampart »

Official Site: www.rampartmovie.com
Director: Oren Moverman
Producer: Paul Currie, Lila Yacoub, Michael DeFranco and Garrett Kelleher
Cast: Woody Harrelson, Ben Foster, Anne Heche, Ice Cube, Brie Larson, Cynthia Nixon, Sigourney Weaver, Robert Wisdom, Robin Wright, Steve Buscemi, Jon Bernthal, Jon Foster, Stella Schnabel, Sammy Boyarsky, Ned Beatty, Francis Capra and Audra McDonald

Trailer

Rampart

Related Stories

  • The cop who loved women

    The cop who loved women

    In Rampart, Woody Harrelson is an LAPD officer in trouble with the ladies as well as the law
    • Feb 23, 2012
  • Quick with his baton

    Quick with his baton

    Woody Harrelson is a cop on the run (from his wives) in Oren Moverman's Rampart
    • Feb 16, 2012

Now Playing

Sorry there are no upcoming showtimes for Rampart

Reviews/comments

Subscribe to this thread:

Add a review


Roll over stars and click to rate.