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Cradle 2 the Grave Details


A thief and a lawman join forces to hunt down a common enemy in this action thriller. Tony Fait ([[Performer~P265499~DMX~dmx]]) is a master thief who, along with his crew ([[Performer~P267979~Gabrielle Union~gabrielleunion]], [[Performer~P269163~Anthony Anderson~anthonyanderson]], and [[Performer~P348471~Drag-On~dragon]]), pulls off a major score when they steal a cache of highly valuable black diamonds. However, the hard-as-nails Tony has a soft spot for his young daughter Vanessa ([[Performer~P357588~Paige Hurd~paigehurd]]), and Ling ([[Performer~P16529~Mark Dacascos~markdacascos]]), a former detective turned ruthless criminal, kidnaps Vanessa, demanding a ransom from Tony for her return -- the stash of black diamonds. The jewels have already been stolen, however, from Tony's fence Archie ([[Performer~P2375~Tom Arnold~tomarnold]]), and are now in the hands of a powerful underworld boss ([[Performer~P215799~Chi McBride~chimcbride]]). Determined to get back his daughter whatever the cost, Tony and his gang set out to find both Ling and the diamonds, but he soon gets some invaluable help from an unlikely corner -- Su ([[Performer~P42291~Jet Li~jetli]]), a government agent from Taiwan who was once Ling's partner, and has an old score to settle with him. Cradle 2 the Grave also features [[Performer~P33663~Kelly Hu~kellyhu]] and Roxana Brusso. ~ Mark Deming, Rovi

  • Release date:February 28, 2003


Jet Li
as Su
as Tony Fait
Mark Dacascos
as Ling
Anthony Anderson
as Tommy
Kelly Hu
as Sona
Tom Arnold
as Archie
Gabrielle Union
as Daria
Michael Jace
as Odion
Paige Hurd
as Vanessa
Chi McBride
as Chamber
Wiley M. Pickett
as Police Officer
Gwen McGee
as Subway Driver
Marcus Young
as Ling's Hitman
Ron Yuan
as Laser Tech
Doug Spearman
as African Buyer
Larry Joshua
as Cop In Vault
Randy Couture
as Fighter #8
Chic Daniel
as Swat Cop
Johnny Nguyen
as Ling's Hitman
Paolo Mastropietro
as Fight Club Doorman
Tom McCleister
as Fight Club Fan
Julie du Page
as French Buyer
Paolo Seganti
as Christophe
Beth Gains
as 911 Operator
Peter J. Lucas
as Russian Buyer
Chuck Liddell
as Ultimate Fighter
Tito Ortiz
as Ultimate Fighter
Sean Cory
as Willy Chickens
John Dohle
as Swat Cop
Tim Storms
as Referee
André Ware
as Pinky Ring Man
Jake Muxworthy
as Paramedic
Daniel Dae Kim
as Visiting Expert
Harry Dillon
as Pakistani Buyer
Martin Klebba
as Fight Announcer
Shawn Hollinger
as Fight Club Bookie
Matt Baker
as Motorcycle Rider
Hector Echavarria
as Ultimate Fighter
Maximilian Mastransgelo
as Archie's Worker
Stephen Quadros
as Prison Guard Vogel


Andrzej Bartkowiak
Joel Silver
John O'Brien
Channing Gibson
John O'Brien
Screen Story
Reggie Rock Bythewood
Daryn Okada
Damon Blackman
Composer (Music Score)
Derek Brechin
David F. Klassen
Production Designer
Richard Mays
Art Director
Melina Kevorkian
Gilbert Williams
Associate Producer
Herbert W. Gains
Executive Producer
Ray Copeland
Executive Producer
Marco Rubeo
Set Designer
Kevin Cross
Set Designer
Noelle King
Set Designer
Gary Fettis
Set Designer
Lauren Polizzi
Set Designer
Michael J. Long
Costume Designer
Sandra Sedlik
Costume Designer
Ha Nguyen
Costume Designer
Keith A. Wester
Sound/Sound Designer
Chris Brenczewski
Special Effects
Rich Cordobes
Special Effects
John Fasal
Special Effects
Paul Huggins
Special Effects
Robert Stoker
Special Effects
Lisa Satriano
First Assistant Director
Grace Liu
First Assistant Director
Nick Satriano
First Assistant Director
Jeffrey Wetzel
First Assistant Director
Vern Nobles, Jr.
Camera Operator
Barbara Cohen
Mary Gail Artz
Doug Schulman
Sound Mixer
Corey Yuen
Fights Choreographer
The Picture Mill
Title Design
Richard Adrian
Supervising Sound Editor
Stephanie Flack
Dialogue Editor
James Burt
Music Editor
Julia Evershade
Supervising Editor
Sara Flamm
Production Supervisor
J. Michael Riva
Herbert W. Gains
Unit Production Manager
Keith A. Wester
Production Sound Mixer
Hazel Catmull
Hair Styles
John Roesch
Foley Artist
Mark Larry
Special Effects Editor
Curtis Collins
Location Manager
Gigi Williams
Rita Troy
Hair Styles
Tommy Lockett
Music Editor
Dan Bradley
Stunts Coordinator
Jennifer Corey
Production Coordinator
Curt Schulkey
Dialogue Editor
Kevin Yagher
Makeup Special Effects
Mike Nowak
Thom Brennan
Supervising Editor
Dan Bradley
Second Unit Director
Rhonda C. Gunner
Visual Effects Producer
Charlene Amateau
Costumes Supervisor
David Jobe
Foley Mixer
Sandy Berman
Supervising Sound Editor
Philip Pfeiffer
Second Unit Director Of Photography
Ron Bartlett
Re-Recording Mixer
Ursula Hawks
Hair Styles
David Grimaldi
Foley Editor
Troy Porter
ADR Mixer
Joe Valentine
Second Unit Camera
Leo Napolitano
Second Unit Camera
Bryan Hirota
Visual Effects Supervisor
Alyson Moore
Foley Artist
Boyd Shermis
Visual Effects
Jeremy Peirson
Special Effects Editor
Leanna Sheldon
Casting Associate
Robert Malina
Visual Effects Editor
Tony Solomons
Additional Editing
David Lee Fein
Foley Artist