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Rated PG-13 · 89 minutes · 2013

Action, Thriller
Ethan Hawke stars as a former race car driver whose wife is kidnapped by Jon Voight’s mouth. Jon Voight’s mouth forces the Hawke character to drive a pimped-out Mustang at top speeds through public gatherings as a condition of getting the wife back. Along the way, Selena Gomez winds up in the car, too, and this is a bad thing for everybody. The movie is essentially a 90-minute car chase made horribly dull by poor editing, a bored Hawke, a shrill Gomez and Jon Voight’s mouth. It’s also worth noting that Hawke’s character is not trying to “get away,” so the movie’s title makes no sense. I have said it before, and I will say it again: Ethan Hawke always does a good job when he’s required to look and act scared. I just like it when he’s all paranoiac and strange in films like Training Day and Before the Devil Knows You’re Dead. He is OK in this movie, as he was in The Purge, with both requiring him to be freaked out. Sadly, these two films also hold the dubious distinction of being two of the year’s worst films.


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Official Site: www.getawaymovie.com
Director: Courtney Solomon
Producer: Courtney Solomon, Allan Zeman, Moshe Diamant, Chris Milburn, Joel Silver, Steve Richards, Julius R. Nasso, Wayne Godfrey, Robert Jones, Bobby Ranghelov, Jon Goodman, Dennis Pelino, Claudia Blüemhuber and Ian Hutchinson
Cast: Ethan Hawke, Selena Gomez, Jon Voight, Rebecca Budig, Bruce Payne, Paul Freeman, Ivailo Geraskov, Dimo Alexiev, Slavi Pavlov and Deyan Angelov

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Creative Loafing Tampa Stay away from Getaway Ethan Hawke’s pedal-to-the-metal action cliché runs on fumes. by Kevin Tall 08/30/2013
Portland Mercury Life Is a Highway ... and Getaway is terrible. by Ben Coleman 08/28/2013
The Coast Halifax Getaway I would probably watch a movie of Jon Voight playing Grand Theft Auto by Jacob Boon 08/29/2013
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North Coast Journal Learning to (Pub) Crawl Pegg and Wright save civilization one pint at a time by John J. Bennett 08/29/2013

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