Phone Booth

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"No options. No lies. No fear. No deals. Just keep talking."
  • R
  • 2003
  • 1 hr 21 min
  • 7.0  (252,701)
  • 56

Stu is a New York publicist that is having an affair on his wife. He always uses this phone booth to call her so his calls cannot be traced. While he is on the phone a pizza delivery man interrupts and claims he has a free pizza for him. He disregards the delivery man and after a few moments he hangs up the phone. Immediately the phone rings and Stu picks it up. The caller warns Stu that he has a gun aimed at him and if he hangs up the phone or tries to leave he will be killed. He informs Stu that he knows what he is doing and that he wants Stu to come clean with both his wife and girlfriend, if not, someone will die and to prove he is really there he shoots just a few steps away from Stu. The killer connects Stu with his girlfriend and listens while Stu tells her the truth. The killer then tells him to call his wife. Stu does not want to call his wife and he tries to hesitate. At that moment, three prostitutes appear at the phone and want to use it. When he tells them no and to go away, their pimp smashes out the glass and starts beating up Stu. The killer tells Stu he will stop it for him and shoots the pimp. The killer told Stu that he was not supposed to cause a public disturbance and now he would have to pay for it. The police have now road blocked off the street and are trying to negotiate with him. The killer has planted a handgun in the phone booth and informs Stu that even if he makes it out alive that he will only go away for murder. Stu now must decide what to do. If he negotiates with the police, there is still a killer on the phone that the police are not aware of.

Phone Booth
Phone Booth
Phone Booth

Trailer - 2 min 28 sec

Description
Stu is a New York publicist that is having an affair on his wife. He always uses this phone booth to call her so his calls cannot be traced. While he is on the phone a pizza delivery man interrupts and claims he has a free pizza for him. He disregards the delivery man and after a few moments he hangs up the phone. Immediately the phone rings and Stu picks it up.

The caller warns Stu that he has a gun aimed at him and if he hangs up the phone or tries to leave he will be killed. He informs Stu that he knows what he is doing and that he wants Stu to come clean with both his wife and girlfriend, if not, someone will die and to prove he is really there he shoots just a few steps away from Stu. The killer connects Stu with his girlfriend and listens while Stu tells her the truth. The killer then tells him to call his wife.

Stu does not want to call his wife and he tries to hesitate. At that moment, three prostitutes appear at the phone and want to use it. When he tells them no and to go away, their pimp smashes out the glass and starts beating up Stu. The killer tells Stu he will stop it for him and shoots the pimp. The killer told Stu that he was not supposed to cause a public disturbance and now he would have to pay for it.

The police have now road blocked off the street and are trying to negotiate with him. The killer has planted a handgun in the phone booth and informs Stu that even if he makes it out alive that he will only go away for murder. Stu now must decide what to do. If he negotiates with the police, there is still a killer on the phone that the police are not aware of.

Phone Booth is a 2003 thriller with a runtime of 1 hour and 21 minutes. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.0 and a MetaScore of 56.

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  • Release Date
    2003
  • MPAA Rating
    R
  • Runtime
    1 hr 21 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    7.0  (252,701)
  • Metascore
    56