15 Minutes (2001)

Director
John Herzfeld

Main cast
Robert De Niro; Charlize Theron; Edward Burns; Kelsey Grammer; Avery Brooks

Genres
Action, Thriller, Crime

Description
When Eastern European criminals Oleg and Emil come to New York City to pick up their share of a heist score, Oleg steals a video camera and starts filming their activities, both legal and illegal. When they learn how the American media circus can make a remorseless killer look like the victim and make them rich, they target media-savvy NYPD Homicide Detective Eddie Flemming and media-naive FDNY Fire Marshal Jordy Warsaw, the cops investigating their murder and torching of their former criminal partner, filming everything to sell to the local tabloid TV show "Top Story."


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