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A tough detective (Denzel Washington) matches wits with a cunning bank robber (Clive Owen), as a tense hostage crisis is unfolding. Into the volatile situation comes a woman named Madaline (Jodie Foster), a mysterious power broker who has a hidden agenda and threatens to push a tense situation past the breaking point.
Inside Man is a 2006 American crime thriller film directed by Spike Lee, written by Russell ... After being informed of the robbery, Arthur Case (Christopher Plummer), the chairman of the board of directors and founder of the bank, hires "fixer" ...
Director Spike Lee serves red herrings for breakfast, lunch and dinner in this art film-meets-heist movie staring Denzel Washington, Jodie Foster and Clive Owen.
Tense, showy, and shrewd, "Inside Man" is Spike Lee's most accessible film, but that's not what makes it brainy or galvanizing.