Dead Man's Shoes Synopsis
A soldier (Paddy Considine) goes after the thugs who tormented his brother (Toby Kebbell).
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Film Threat

An original, complex, and utterly gruesome revenge parable, and never portrays its characters as black and white. Considine handles his...
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75

New York Daily News

By Jami Bernard
This is no simplistic vigilante movie. Like Park Chan-wook's "Vengeance" trilogy, it explores the nature of the beast of revenge, leaving...
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70

The New York Times

The always fantastic Paddy Considine evokes both sensitivity and explosiveness.
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67

Portland Oregonian

By Shawn Levy
Meadows loses control as he goes along, veering into assorted noodling and sacrificing the knife's-edge clarity of the early going for...
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63

TV Guide

By Maitland McDonagh
Though the story is formulaic, the bleakly naturalistic performances give it an uncomfortable sting.
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63

New York Post

By Lou Lumenick
Very slowly builds to a powerful climax for this arty cross between "Straw Dogs" and "First Blood."
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50

Entertainment Weekly

By Lisa Schwarzbaum
The imagery is exotically grungy and jumbled by flashback, but in the end, the picture's more pulp than juice.
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40

The Hollywood Reporter

By Ray Bennett
The film is filled with deeply unpleasant and stupid people whose vapid speech is largely incomprehensible due to thick regional accents.
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40

Village Voice

Dead Man's Shoes is all about revenge, but in trying to be one of those serious revenge films that questions violence while indulging in...
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25

Chicago Tribune

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There are flashes of grim humor interspersed with the murders, but not enough wit to elevate this movie beyond its primary identity: grisly...
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Dead man's shoes

By Drez_Digital
A man seeks answers in this revenge thriller....

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Rated NR