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Film: No Good Deed

No Good Deed is a 2002 thriller starring Samuel L. Jackson, Milla Jovovich and StellanSkarsgård. Jack Friar (Jackson) is a cop who is on the search for a missing girl. Whilst in a neighborhood, he sees an old lady fall down on the front steps of the house. Jack helps her inside and is captured by the inhabitants. They are a gang of criminals led by Tyrone (Skarsgard). The gang go off on a bank heist and Tyrone makes his girlfriend Erin (Jovovich) stay behind to keep an eye on Jack. Erin has a plan for her and Jack to escape from Tyrone and keep the money that the gang are going to steal.

Tropes associated with this film include:

  • Dark and Troubled Past: Erin was a prostitute in Russia and she was rescued by Tyrone.
  • Domestic Abuser: Tyrone to Erin. He even cut one of her toes off.
    Erin: I get 10 percent off my pedicures now.
  • Fanservice:
    • See Sexy Silhouette.
    • When Erin gets out of the shower, we see her naked body from behind as she stands on her tip toes to reach for a dressing gown.
  • Sexy Silhouette: Erin has a shower in front of Jack. As Jack tied to a chair makes his escape, we see Erin's shapely body behind the shower door.
  • What Happened to the Mouse?: The girl who Jack is looking for is never found.