70

Los Angeles Times

By Kevin Thomas
This is a demanding, intelligent film of considerable complexity and of sufficient seriousness to justify its 128-minute running time.
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50

Variety

By Robert Koehler
Writer-director Craig Ross Jr. offers both rigorously effective dramatic sections and terribly pedantic and melodramatic strokes of overkill.
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40

L.A. Weekly

By Jon Strickland
The film is naive in its glorification of violence and vengeance.
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30

The Hollywood Reporter

The story has little resonance or depth. The R-rated movie comes off as exploitative and derivative.
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41 out of 100
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