The Hollow Point | 2016

Directed by: Gonzalo López-Gallego

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Main Plot

"The Hollow Point" follows a small town sheriff and his inexperienced deputy as they investigate a drug cartel's violent activities along the US-Mexico border. As they delve deeper into the dangerous case, they uncover a web of corruption and betrayal that puts their lives at risk. With time running out, they must navigate treacherous territory and confront their own demons in order to bring justice to their community and take down the ruthless criminals.


  • Patrick Wilson plays the character of Wallace in The Hollow Point, a small-town sheriff who investigates a drug cartel's violent activities along the US-Mexico border.
  • Ian McShane's character in The Hollow Point is Leland, a retired sheriff who assists the current sheriff in investigating a drug cartel's activities in a small border town.
  • John Leguizamo plays the character of Atticus in The Hollow Point. Atticus is a local informant who helps the main characters in their investigation.

Ending Explained

In the conclusion of "The Hollow Point," the town's sheriff, Wallace, and his deputy, Leland, continue their pursuit of the Mexican cartel responsible for a series of violent crimes. As they get closer to their targets, they face numerous obstacles and betrayals, leading to a climactic showdown. In a shocking turn of events, Leland is killed, leaving Wallace to confront the cartel leader, Atticus, alone. Despite being outnumbered, Wallace manages to outsmart Atticus and his men, killing them all. With the town finally rid of the cartel's influence, Wallace returns to his duties as sheriff, but not without the weight of the violence and corruption he witnessed. The film ends with a sense of justice achieved, but also a lingering darkness that remains in the aftermath.

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Gonzalo López-Gallego Patrick Wilson Ian McShane John Leguizamo