“Premium Rush” is a 2012 American action-thriller film directed by David Koepp and starring Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Michael Shannon, and Dania Ramirez.
The movie follows Wilee (played by Joseph Gordon-Levitt), a New York City bicycle messenger who is tasked with delivering an envelope across the city. However, he soon finds himself being pursued by a corrupt cop named Bobby Monday (played by Michael Shannon), who is desperate to get his hands on the envelope.
As Wilee races through the crowded streets of New York City on his bike, he encounters various obstacles and challenges, including traffic, pedestrians, and other bike messengers.
The film received mixed reviews from critics, with some praising the fast-paced action sequences and Joseph Gordon-Levitt’s performance, while others criticized the thin plot and lack of character development. Despite the mixed reviews, “Premium Rush” was a moderate box office success, grossing over $31 million worldwide.
Duration: 91 min.