It is late at night time in Las Vegas. A driver (Joel Kinnaman, helpless to do a lot within the presence of Cage’s wild efficiency) cruises by means of the darkness, over highways and previous brightly lit casinos. His vacation spot: the hospital. His pregnant spouse, who’s already at mentioned hospital, is about to provide beginning, and he is virtually there, able to develop into a father once more (the couple have already got a son). However nothing goes to go in accordance with plan on this night time. As quickly as Kinnaman’s character arrives on the hospital, a person climbs into his backseat.
That is Cage’s character, and Cage begins issues off considerably subdued. Don’t be concerned, that will not final very lengthy. At gunpoint, he orders the driving force to drive, and the 2 head again out into the night time, cruising down one empty street after the following headed in direction of an unknown vacation spot. And as they drive, Cage’s character grows extra irate, enabling the actor to dial up the craziness to 11. He is vulnerable to outbursts and threats and there seems to be a skinny layer of sweat always slicking his brow.
As is normally the case with these types of flicks, Cage is dedicated to creating issues attention-grabbing. The movie allows him to yell issues like “I feel you broke my stunning nostril!” He additionally talks about golden showers, says “I needed to be 100% intercourse tonight!”, does a foul Edward G. Robinson impression, and admits: “I’ve by no means been glad. You realize why? Sinuses.” It is one other Cage efficiency on a totally completely different wavelength, as if he is an alien beamed all the way down to work together with us hapless people.