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Cradle 2 the Grave Details

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A thief and a lawman join forces to hunt down a common enemy in this action thriller. Tony Fait (DMX) is a master thief who, along with his crew (Gabrielle Union, Anthony Anderson, and Drag-On), 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 (Paige Hurd), and Ling (Mark Dacascos), 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 (Tom Arnold), and are now in the hands of a powerful underworld boss (Chi McBride). 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 (Jet Li), 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 Kelly Hu and Roxana Brusso. ~ Mark Deming, Rovi

  • Release date:February 28, 2003

Cast

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

Crew

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