Watch 16 Blocks
- 1 hr 30 min
16 Blocks is an action thriller that was released in 2006. It was directed by Richard Donner, and it was written by Richard Wenk. The film stars Bruce Willis as detective Jack Mosley, and Mos Def as Eddie Bunker. The supporting cast consists of David Morse, Jenna Stern, Casey Sander, and Cylk Cozart. The film has a running time of 110 minutes, and it was produced by Alcon Entertainment. It is rated PG-13 for its display of violence, and its language. The movie begins showing Jack Mosley beginning his day after working a late night. He appears to be an alcoholic. His boss orders him to work early to transfer Eddie Bunker to the court house. Eddie Bunker was a witness to police corruption, and he needs to be taken to the courthouse by 10 a.m. At first, Jack and Eddie get in a taxi. Jack makes the taxi driver stop at a liquor store so he can get a bottle. The problems begin when they are targeted by a gunman. It becomes obvious that they are trying to kill Eddie to stop him from testifying. Jack and Eddie hide in a bar, and Jack calls for backup. His former partner, Frank, comes to help with a few other officers. It turns out they are part of the police corruption, and want to take care of Eddie there. Jack ends up protecting Eddie, and they break free to continue to the court house. Jack takes them to his sisters apartment to get supplies for backup. The police are already there to intercept. They continue to run from the police, and they end up on a bus. Jack has no other choice, but to take the bus passenger's as hostages. Jack and Eddie continue to make their way to the court house as the tension builds, and they become friends in the process.