12 certificateThe Cold Light of Day is a Film programme that first aired in 2012 and has been classified a 12 certificate.

The Cold Light of Day is a 2 star programme

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The Cold Light of Day (2012)

Directed by
Mabrouk El Mechri

Henry Cavill and Bruce Willis star in Mabrouk El Mechri's action thriller. Business consultant Will Shaw is on a sailing holiday in Spain with his extended family when his sister-in-law is accidentally injured and he has to swim ashore for medical supplies. When he returns, the boat has vanished. He soon discovers that his father has been leading a double life, which has resulted in the family being kidnapped. As Will frantically tries to save his family, he's thrust into a lethal world where no one can be trusted and where gunplay is the norm. Also starring Sigourney Weaver, Joseph Mawle and Verónica Echegui. Edited for content.

Written by ,

Genre: Film

Running Time: 93 minutes (approx)

Production Year: 2012

2/5 Stars

Classification: 12 Certificate

Production Country: USA/Spain

Filmed in Colour

When is The Cold Light of Day next on TV?

It's next showing on Film4 January 28th, 7:05pm and on Film4 Plus 1 January 28th, 8:05pm. See more...


Image for Henry CavillHenry Cavill...Will Shaw
Ver├│nica Echegui...Lucia
Image for Bruce WillisBruce Willis...Martin Shaw
Image for Sigourney WeaverSigourney Weaver...Jean Carrack
Image for Joseph MawleJoseph Mawle...Gorman
Caroline Goodall...Laurie Shaw
Rafi Gavron...Josh Shaw
Emma Hamilton...Dara
Michael Budd...Esmael
Roschdy Zem...Zahir
Óscar Jaenada...Maximo
Joe Dixon...Dixon
Jim Piddock...Meckler
Lolo Herrero...Reynaldo
Alex Amaral...Cesar