A History of Violence Synopsis
A family is put in the spotlight because the father commits murder in self-defense.
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A History Of Violence

By misscb
A man just trying to protect his family......

Just recently saw and i think.....

By Scoot M16
This movie had a great story, i thought the acting was strikeingly pretty goodm, and the violence, i understand why they have 'VIOLENCE' in the title of the movie now. I won't spoil it, i'm just...

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By critcallyme
Violent Dramatic Psychological Crime Thriller...

A history of violence

By Drez_Digital
A small town family man has a dark past....

"A History of Violence" excels in some areas where it fails in some. It left me disappointed and not that shocked but gave me something to think about.

By Dominic LeRose
Violence is a part of human nature whether you want to except it or not. Directer David Cronnenberg puts that idea in our heads with his film "A History of Violence" that examines how different...


By lugubriousthespian
I was taken aback to discover that David Cronenberg was at the helm of this mish-mosh of a movie. It's a classic case where the parts are at times greater than the whole with this tired old plot of a...

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Rated R | For strong brutal violence, graphic sexuality, nudity, language and some drug use
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Complex examination of violence; not for kids.
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