"DMX and Jet Li take action movies to a whole new level!" - Clay Smith, 'Access Hollywood' The slam, the glam, the jam: Cradle 2 the Grave brings it! Producer Joel Silver and director Andrzej Bartkowiak, who fused martial arts with hip-hop style in Romeo Must Die and Exit Wounds, take it to the next level with Cradle 2 the Grave. Screen heros Jet Li and DMX hit home and hit hard, starring as rivals-turned partners in a volatile street war ignited by kidnapping, stolen black diamonds and a sadistic crimelord (Mark Dacascos). Kelly Hu and Gabrielle Union flex beauty and strength as foes destined for a clawdown. And Anthony Anderson and Tom Arnold add comedy jams to all the excitement that's set to gon'-give-it-to-ya tunes by Eminem, DMX and more. No mistaking it. From start 2 finish, Cradle rocks.

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Cradle 2 the Grave (2003)

R

Action/Drama/Crime/Suspense/Thriller · 1h 41m · 2/28/2003

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"DMX and Jet Li take action movies to a whole new level!" - Clay Smith, 'Access Hollywood' The slam, the glam, the jam: Cradle 2 the Grave brings it! Producer Joel Silver and director Andrzej Bartkowiak, who fused martial arts with hip-hop style in Romeo Must Die and Exit Wounds, take it to the next level with Cradle 2 the Grave. Screen heros Jet Li and DMX hit home and hit hard, starring as rivals-turned partners in a volatile street war ignited by kidnapping, stolen black diamonds and a sadistic crimelord (Mark Dacascos). Kelly Hu and Gabrielle Union flex beauty and strength as foes destined for a clawdown. And Anthony Anderson and Tom Arnold add comedy jams to all the excitement that's set to gon'-give-it-to-ya tunes by Eminem, DMX and more. No mistaking it. From start 2 finish, Cradle rocks.

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Status

Released

Languages

English, Korean, Chinese/Mandarin, French

Country

United States

Production Company

Warner Bros.

Budget

$30,000,000

Revenue

$56,489,556
Cast
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Aaron Toney

Spectator (uncredited)
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Larry Joshua

Cop in Vault
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'Doc' Newman

Odion's Bodyguard
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Chic Daniel

SWAT Cop
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Randy Couture

Fighter #8
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Andre Ware

Pinky Ring Man
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Tito Ortiz

Ultimate Fighter
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Paige Hurd

Vanessa
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Peter J. Lucas

Russian Buyer
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Stephen Quadros

Prison Guard Vogel
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Maximilian A. Mastrangelo

Archie's Worker (as Maximilian Mastrangelo)
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Julie du Page

French Buyer
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Mark Dacascos

Yao Ling
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James Hart

SWAT Cop (as James Hart II)
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Garrett Warren

Cage Fighter (uncredited)
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Gwen McGee

Subway Driver
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Chuck Liddell

Cage Fighter (uncredited)
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Shawn Hollinger

Fight Club Bookie
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Hector Echavarria

Ultimate Fighter
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Bob Perry

Bodyguard (uncredited)
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Wiley M. Pickett

Police Officer (as Wiley Pickett)
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Beth Gains

911 Operator
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Anthony Anderson

Tommy
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Douglas Spearman

African Buyer (as Doug Spearman)
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Jet Li

Su
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William L. Johnson

Black Diamond Carrier Armored Driver (uncredited)
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Martin Klebba

Fight Announcer
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Tim Storms

Referee
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Woon Young Park

Bald Enforcer
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Drag-On

Miles
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Nikki Martin

Ring Girl (uncredited)
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Theodore Touré Johnson Jr.

Jewelry Security Guard (as Theodore Ture Johnson Jr.)
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Johnny Nguyen

Ling's Hitman
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Paolo Mastropietro

Fight Club Doorman
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Vanessa Thomson

Waitress (uncredited)
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Tom Arnold

Archie
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Natasha Yi

Club girl (uncredited)
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Aaron Brumfield

Guard (uncredited)
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Mark Hicks

Cage Fighter (uncredited)
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DMX

Anthony Fait
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Tom McCleister

Fight Club Fan
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Chi McBride

Jump Chambers (uncredited)
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Daniel Dae Kim

Visiting Expert
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Marcus Young

Ling's Hitman
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Jake Muxworthy

Paramedic
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Hari Dhillon

Pakistani Buyer
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Roxana Brusso

Vanessa's Nanny
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Ron Yuan

Laser Tech
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Sean Cory

Willy Chickens
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John Dohle

SWAT Cop
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Michael Jace

Odion
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Troy Brenna

Broken Arm Cage Fighter (uncredited)
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Gabrielle Union

Daria
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Matt Baker

Motorcycle Rider
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Kevin Grevioux

Prison Guard (uncredited)
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Paolo Seganti

Christophe
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Mighty Rasta

Chambers's Club Doorman (as Rasta)
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Ungenita Prevost

Ring Girl (uncredited)
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Michael Desante

Egyptian Buyer
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Richard Trapp

Douglas
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Erik Betts

African Financial Consultant (uncredited)
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Kelly Hu

Sona
Crew
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Channing Gibson

Writer
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Andrzej Bartkowiak

Director
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John O'Brien

Writer
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Disc Releases
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Cradle 2 the Grave

(DVD)

8/12/2003

Disc Title Front Cover

Cradle 2 the Grave

(DVD)

8/12/2003

Disc Title Front Cover

Cradle 2 the Grave

(Blu-ray)

8/14/2012

Disc Title Front Cover

Cradle 2 The Grave

(DVD, Keep Case (Std.))

8/12/2003

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