Murder on the 13th floor

Cast: Tessa Thompson, Sean Patrick Thomas, Jordan Ladd

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Film details

Status:
Completed (2012)
Directed by:
Hanelle M. Culpepper
Cast:
Tessa Thompson, Sean Patrick Thomas, Jordan Ladd
Format:
TV Movie
Genre:
Drama, thriller
Coproduction:
Phoenix Film Productions
Logline:
A neglectful mother concocts a plan to kill her live-in nanny when she discovers the nanny is having an affair with her husband.

Synopsis

Jordan and Ariana Braxton are the perfect family. They own a promising business, a high tech condominium complex where they are the first residents, and have an adorable kid, Cody, who has a great relationship with their live-in nanny, Nia.

Everything seems to go smoothly until Ariana finds out Nia is not simply the nanny in the eyes of her husband. She has not only captivated Cody’s love but she is also expecting Jordan’s baby. Ariana is unwilling to simply get a divorce, they have not yet launched their state-of-the-art building and it would cost her a fortune. So she decides to seek revenge on Nia and schemes a murderous plan.

The night the couple is out in the presentation of their intelligent residential complex, a pair of thugs, hired by Ariana, are to break into the building, lock Nia down using the cutting edge security system and kill her while simulating a frustrated robbery.

But Ariana’s scheme backfires when an unforeseen change of plans locks the Braxton’s son in with Nia. Now Nia will have to overcome the killers, protect Cody and find a way to get out of this luxury prison. However, Ariana is not going to give up so easily, she will have to do it herself to do it right.