The Road to Empire (2007)

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The Road to Empire (2007)

Charlie runs a successful aviation company, but some of his success has come from turning a blind eye to cargo that may not be legal. When a regular client offers him a deal - no questions asked - Charlie thinks it will be his biggest score yet. However, he will soon learn that this deal will have consequences that go beyond anything he could have imagined. This edge-of-your-seat mystery and political allegory reminds us that sometimes our supposed protectors can be the ones most dangerous in our lives. It follows newlyweds Charlie and Katherine as they go on a road trip from Houston, Texas to a little town in northern California called Empire, ostensibly, and as far as Katherine knows, to visit Charlie's father who maintains a farm up there. Charlie, however, has set up this cover story to conceal one of his smuggling operations. As the trip turns ever more perilous, Katherine begins to suspect her husband and demands the truth. But Charlie refuses to be forthright and instead tells ...
USA
IMDb   7.7 /10
Creators
Director Michael Sibay
Writer Michael Sibay
Writer Alan Arrivée
Information
Release Date
Runtime1h 34mins
GenreThriller
Content Rating
Awards1 win.
CompanySibay Films
CountryUSA
LanguageEnglish
David Aranovich
David Aranovich
Tony
Natasha Atalla
Natasha Atalla
Woman in Cafeteria
Taylor Boggan
Taylor Boggan
Boy in Cafeteria
Zak Boggan
Zak Boggan
Boy in Cafetreria
Andrea Dolbec
Andrea Dolbec
Desert Drive-by Girl
Mario Enrique
Mario Enrique
Mercenary #1 (as Mario Calderon)
Letitia Fox
Letitia Fox
Party Guest
Christy Lynn
Christy Lynn
Radio Talk Show Host
Brent McEwan
Brent McEwan
Charlie
James Meehan
James Meehan
James
Mercenary #2 (voice)
Dr. Marciano (as Michael Desante)
Sandrine (as Elea Bartling)