Inside Man (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Director: Spike Lee
Starring: Denzel Washington, Clive Owen, Jodie Foster
From a cell, a man says he planned the perfect bank robbery, he invites us to watch. An efficient gang enters a Manhattan bank, closed doors, and takes hostages. They work deliberately, without haste. Detective Frazier is assigned to negotiate, but half his mind is occupied with the corruption charges he is facing. The bank's president has something to protect in a safe deposit box, so he brings Madaline, a broker high power with a hidden agenda. With an army of police surrounding the bank, the thief, the COP and plutocrats Fixer enter into negotiations at high risk. Why are thieves looking for a plane, if they are so competent and they know they will not have one? Why are not they in more of a hurry? If punëte perfect, why is the thieves leader in a cell?