- Directed by: Michael Mann
- Written by: Morgan Davis Foehl
- Cast: Chris Hemsworth, Viola Davis, Wei Tang
- Language: English/Mandarin/Spanish
- UK release: 20 February 2015
Nicholas Hathaway (Hemsworth) is an imprisoned computer genius who's enlisted to help the FBI and Chinese government fight a cyber-attack on a nuclear power plant. Mann can still deliver an explosive urban gun battle but the story is utter rubbish, and the film feels like a 90s straight-to-video thriller that's been jazzed up a bit.
This film is not currently showing in cinemas.
Reviews & features
Blackhat16 Feb 2015
Chris Hemsworth heads up Michael Mann's disappointing cyber-crime thriller
With a plot that couldn't be more timely, Michael Mann's latest thriller tackles the subject of computer hacking. However, while there's some fun to be had in the urgent, explosive action sequences, Mann's characteristic style can't conceal the…
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