Bait

Bait

"Alvin Sanders is going to help the Feds catch a killer. He just doesn't know it yet."
  • R
  • 2000
  • 1 hr 59 min
  • 5.8  (10,566)
  • 39

Knowing how to catch the trophy requires casting with the right bait. Alvin Sanders (Jamie Foxx) is a street crook finally put in jail for his misguided ways. Jaster (Robert Pastorelli) happens to be sharing a cell at the state lock-up with Sanders. His crimes involve espionage, terrorism and a multimillion dollar heist from the U.S. Government. Jaster knows his future is uncertain and decides to let Sanders in on the secret behind the missing money from his last and greatest heist. The unfortunate Alvin Sanders must deal with his own criminal past while avoiding the shadowy figures and organization bent on retrieving the hidden treasure that Jaster left behind. Alvin uses his knowledge of the streets and a network of like minds to confront whatever the government and some not-so-civilized racketeers throw at him. Exploding semi trucks and trap-riddled urban streetscapes present the challenge of Alvin's life in the slippery-slope of petty crime.

Bait
Bait
Bait

Trailer - 2 min 35 sec

Description
Knowing how to catch the trophy requires casting with the right bait. Alvin Sanders (Jamie Foxx) is a street crook finally put in jail for his misguided ways. Jaster (Robert Pastorelli) happens to be sharing a cell at the state lock-up with Sanders. His crimes involve espionage, terrorism and a multimillion dollar heist from the U.S. Government.

Jaster knows his future is uncertain and decides to let Sanders in on the secret behind the missing money from his last and greatest heist. The unfortunate Alvin Sanders must deal with his own criminal past while avoiding the shadowy figures and organization bent on retrieving the hidden treasure that Jaster left behind.

Alvin uses his knowledge of the streets and a network of like minds to confront whatever the government and some not-so-civilized racketeers throw at him. Exploding semi trucks and trap-riddled urban streetscapes present the challenge of Alvin's life in the slippery-slope of petty crime.

Bait is a 2000 action movie with a runtime of 1 hour and 59 minutes. It has received mostly poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 5.8 and a MetaScore of 39.

Bait is available to watch, stream, download and buy on demand at Amazon, Google Play, Apple TV, YouTube VOD and Vudu. Some platforms allow you to rent Bait for a limited time or purchase the movie and download it to your device.

  • Release Date
    2000
  • MPAA Rating
    R
  • Runtime
    1 hr 59 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    5.8  (10,566)
  • Metascore
    39