Locke

Locke

"No turning back"
  • R
  • 2013
  • 1 hr 25 min
  • 7.1  (135,457)
  • 81

One day prior to needing to supervise a large pouring of concrete in Birmingham, Ivan Locke discovers that Bethan, a coworker whom he'd engaged in a one-night stand several months ago, has gone into early labor. Feeling a surge of responsibility, Ivan ditches a family outing at an important soccer match and even his job, in order to make it to London in order to be with Bethan during her birthing. Every scene of the film takes place with Ivan inside of his car; from calling his boss to make sure that the concrete job is successful, calling his wife to explain that he cheated, and even calling Bethan to help her through the birthing process. It's eventually revealed that Locke's reasons for such a spur of the moment course of action step from the relationship of his own father. Over the 120 minute drive to London, Ivan loses his job and his house; though his sons want him to come back soon. Even though several setbacks happen to the Birmingham job, Locke is eventually able to walk his underling, Donal, into properly finishing the pour.

Locke
Locke
Locke

Trailer - 1 min 49 sec

Calling Home
Calling Home

Clip - 1 min 11 sec

Locke (Featurette)
Locke (Featurette)

Behind the Scenes - 2 min 52 sec

Description
One day prior to needing to supervise a large pouring of concrete in Birmingham, Ivan Locke discovers that Bethan, a coworker whom he'd engaged in a one-night stand several months ago, has gone into early labor. Feeling a surge of responsibility, Ivan ditches a family outing at an important soccer match and even his job, in order to make it to London in order to be with Bethan during her birthing.

Every scene of the film takes place with Ivan inside of his car; from calling his boss to make sure that the concrete job is successful, calling his wife to explain that he cheated, and even calling Bethan to help her through the birthing process. It's eventually revealed that Locke's reasons for such a spur of the moment course of action step from the relationship of his own father.

Over the 120 minute drive to London, Ivan loses his job and his house; though his sons want him to come back soon. Even though several setbacks happen to the Birmingham job, Locke is eventually able to walk his underling, Donal, into properly finishing the pour.

Locke is a 2013 drama with a runtime of 1 hour and 25 minutes. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.1 and a MetaScore of 81.

Where to Watch Locke

Locke is available to watch free on Kanopy. It's also available to stream, download and buy on demand at Apple TV+, FuboTV, Showtime, FlixFling VOD, Amazon, Google Play, Apple TV, YouTube VOD and Vudu. Some platforms allow you to rent Locke for a limited time or purchase the movie and download it to your device.

  • Release Date
    2013
  • MPAA Rating
    R
  • Runtime
    1 hr 25 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    7.1  (135,457)
  • Metascore
    81