Voto IMDb: 7,6/10 (283686 voti)
Regista: Michael Mann
Cast: Tom Cruise (come Vincent), Jamie Foxx (come Max), Jada Pinkett Smith (come Annie), Mark Ruffalo (come Fanning), Peter Berg (come Richard Weidner)
Paese: USA Studio: DreamWorks Distribution
Durata: 120 minuti
Genere(i): Crimine, Drammatico, Thriller
Lingua: Inglese, Spagnolo
Trama: LA cabbie Max Durocher is the type of person who can wax poetic about other people's lives, which impresses U.S. Justice Department prosecutor Annie Farrell, one of his fares, so much that she gives him her telephone number at the end of her ride. Although a dedicated man as seen through the efficiency in which he does his work, he can't or won't translate that eloquence into a better life for himself. He deludes himself into believing that his now twelve year cabbie job is temporary and that someday he will own his own limousine service. He even lies to his hospitalized mother that he already owns one, with a further lie that he tells her as such primarily to make her happy, rather than the truth which is that he won't do anything to achieve that dream. One night, Max picks up a well dressed man named Vincent, who asks Max to be his only fare for the evening. For a flat fee of $600, plus an extra $100 if he gets to the airport on time - Vincent wants Max to drive him to five stops ...