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Cradle 2 The Grave (2003)
A jewel thief's daughter is kidnapped after he steals a collection of prized black diamonds, which aren't at all what they seem.
When his daughter is kidnapped and held in exchange for priceless diamonds, the leader of a crew of highly skilled urban thieves (DMX) forges an unlikely alliance with a Taiwanese Intelligence officer (Jet Li) to rescue her. Their race against the clock to find the precious stones ultimately unravels a plot to distribute a deadly new weapon of war.
When an international criminal (Dacascos) kidnaps the daughter of a gang leader (DMX) as part of a diamond heist, it causes a city's police to engage in an intensive search (led by a government agent played by Li), aided by the father's gangsters.
A team of professional thieves are hired to rob a jewelry exchange. Now a Chinese guy throws a monkey wrench into their plans. When it's over all that they got is a bag full of black gems which is what the man who hired them wanted. Now the leader brings it to his fence. Now the Chinese man shows up wanting the gems. He also tells him that they are not gems. When they goes to the fence to get them, they discover that someone stole them. His daughter has been kidnapped by the man who owns the stones, and wants them back. They discover that the one sho stole them is a rival of the criminal, while they go to every single one of his associates to find who has them. The man who kidnapped his daughter is also doing what he can to find them.
Directed By: Andrzej Bartkowiak
Produced By: Joel Silver
Screenplay By: John O'Brien & Channing Gibson
Story By: John O'Brien
Music By: John Frizzell & Damon "Grease" Blackman
Cinematography By: Daryn Okada
Edited By: Derek Brechin
Production Company: Silver Pictures
Distributed By: Warner Bros. Pictures
Release Date: February 28th, 2003
Running Time: 101 Minutes ( 1 Hour 41 Minutes)
Country: United States
Language: English & Mandarin
Budget: $25 Million
Box Office: $56 Million