Brick Mansions Synopsis
In a dystopian Detroit, abandoned brick mansions left from better times now house only the most dangerous criminals.

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The Hollywood Reporter

The movie contributes nothing new to the genre, but disbelief is suspended willingly enough once the action gets up to speed.
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63

RogerEbert.com

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The action may be serious, but Brick Mansions doesn’t take itself too seriously. It’s a ridiculous movie that has the decency to...
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60

The New York Times

By A.O. Scott
Brawny, dumb and preposterous, it nonetheless comes tantalizingly close to being a high-impact allegory of race, class and real estate in a...
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50

The Dissolve

By Keith Phipps
Whenever it features feet flying through the air, Brick Mansions is a pleasure. Asked to do anything else, it’s one stumble after another.
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50

Movie Nation

By Roger Moore
Mansions is like “Vehicle 19? or “Takers,” dumb, noisy junk.
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50

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Tirdad Derakhshani
A tediously faithful remake of French filmmaker Luc Besson's terrific 2004 international hit "District 13," the Besson-produced Brick...
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50

Boston Globe

By Tom Russo
The thematic stuff, while well-intentioned, is also clunky, and ultimately beside the point. Action, obviously, is what you’re after.
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42

Entertainment Weekly

By Adam Markovitz
It's fun to watch at first. All that twirling and sliding is a nice change of pace from the usual seat-shaking pyrotechnics.
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40

The Wrap

By Inkoo Kang
The parkour is breathtaking and the plot twists are off-the-charts ridiculous.
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ReelViews

By James Berardinelli
There's no fun to be had here and if an action movie doesn't make the grade as escapist entertainment, what's the point?
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Brick Mansions

By mr_dodson
Awesome movie excited from start to finish better than fast and furious...

Brick Mansions was AWESOME!!!

By nybabe77
So sad right now but i just wanna say the fighting and action scenes were great and Paul did and AWESOME job!! Must see for any fan. I cried at the end. So sad right now but i just wanna say the...

is the best movie

By jose49ers64
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By borilili
it was ok. not a lot of action....

worst acting ever

By strategicpresence
seriously..the highlight was small glimpses of the lead actresses ***and the parcour..the rest...waste of $10...

Packed With Action

By brandonterry400
Interesting movie packed with a punch. Talent and style throughout majority of the movie. Will see again. #PaulWalker...

We ?? Paul Walker!

By ahhoney23
Great movie !...

People are really missing out!

By aurelia71876
I was a little nervous going in, but I was really happy to see the rough-edged, but wise-cracking type of character we have all grown to love(and will desperately miss) from Paul Walker. It is a...

It was great!!

By giselamartinez315
BEST MOVIE IVE SEEN!!...

AWESOME

By brandy30318
The movie was AWESOME!!!!! Paul Walker (MAY YOUR SOUL REST IN PEACE) did an fantastic job. Just might have to go see it AGAIN. PAUL WALKER, YOU ARE TRULY MISSED!!!...

More Info

Rated PG-13 | For Frenetic Gunplay, Drug Material, Language, Sexual Menace and Violence and Action Throughout
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Pause for kids 13 & under Great parkour, cartoonish violence in dumb remake.
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