On the Edge

"He was a shooting star headed for the big time, until he took the fall. Nobody escapes the streets."

On the Edge is an urban action movie. An ex-police officer decides the corrupt police are not doing their job. After leaving the police force a man becomes a private investigator and retires from that. He now works in community service. He runs afoul of a local gang when he helps a young man get away from them and their drugs. The police will not help, even when the gang kills a family, the wrong family. This is a story where an urban hero steps in and helps when the authorities either cannot or will not do the job at hand.

| 2002 | 1 hr 25 min | 7.1/10
John Carney
On the Edge

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