LOCKED IN (2021) Preview of crime thriller


Locked In is a 2021 American crime thriller about a single mother who must protect her daughter and herself during a heist gone wrong.

Written and directed by Carlos V. Gutierrez, the movie stars Mena Suvari (Paradise Cose; What Lies Below; Don’t Tell a Soul), Jeff Fahey (Atomic Shark; Body Parts; Psycho III), Costas Mandylor, Bruno Bichir and Jasper Polish.


After a diamond heist takes a fatal turn, a pair of thieves must entrust their fortune with an accomplice at a high-tech storage facility while they lay low. Hiding the goods within the labyrinth of storage units, the thieves’ inside man pays the ultimate price when he turns against them.

Now, hellbent on recovering the missing stones, they seize the facility and kidnap surviving employee Maggie (Mena Suvari), threatening her family unless she helps them. Locked in with nowhere to run, Maggie’s only chance to escape alive is to fight back and stay one step ahead of her captors in a deadly game of cat and mouse…

Release date:

In the USA, Saban Films and Paramount are releasing Locked In theatrically in select locations, On-Demand and Digital on May 7, 2021.

Cast and characters:

Mena Suvari … Maggie
Jeff Fahey … Mel
Costas Mandylor … Harris
Bruno Bichir … Lee
Jasper Polish … Tarin
Manny Perez … Ross
Natalie Smith … Police Officer
James Biberi … Freddy
Joanne Lamstein … Mary Sue

Filming locations:

Lancaster County, Pennsylvania