15 Minutes

(2001)
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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."

  1. John Herzfeld

    Director, Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Robert De Niro

    Robert De Niro

    Detective Eddie Flemming

  2. Charlize Theron

    Charlize Theron

    Rose Hearn

  3. Edward Burns

    Edward Burns

    Jordy Warsaw

  4. Kelsey Grammer

    Kelsey Grammer

    Robert Hawkins

  5. Avery Brooks

    Avery Brooks

    Detective Leon Jackson

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  • March 1, 2001
    R
    Theatrical

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    Under 17 requires accompanying parent or adult guardian 21 or older. The parent/guardian is required to stay with the child under 17 through the entire movie, even if the parent gives the child/teenager permission to see the film alone. These films may contain strong profanity, graphic sexuality, nudity, strong violence, horror, gore, and strong drug use. A movie rated R for profanity often has more severe or frequent language than the PG-13 rating would permit. An R-rated movie may have more blood, gore, drug use, nudity, or graphic sexuality than a PG-13 movie would admit.

Original Language English

Runtime 2h 0m

Budget $60,000,000.00

Revenue $56,359,980.00

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