Movie Details
IMDB: Rating: 6.1
Genres: Drama, Thriller
Runtime: 125 min
Director: Jean-St├ęphane Sauvaire
Stars: Sean Penn, Tye Sheridan, Gbenga Akinnagbe
Plot: Asphalt City follows Ollie Cross (Tye Sheridan), a young paramedic assigned to the NYC night shift with an uncompromising and seasoned partner Gene Rutkovsky (Sean Penn). The dark nights reveal a city in crisis; Rutkovsky guides Cross, as each 911 call is often dangerous and uncertain, putting their lives on the line every day to help others. Cross soon discovers firsthand the chaos and awe of a job that careens from harrowing to heartfelt, testing his relationship with Rutkovsky and the ethical ambiguity that can be the difference between life and death.