Strong action, weak storyline

By SeVeN36
Written September 24, 2012
No question that the action was entertaining, even if the slow motion effects became tired and repetitive. Major complaint is the storyline, or lack thereof, that wasted a good cast and an opportunity to reintroduce Dredd and the surrounding characters. The plot seemed like it was written for a first person shooter video game, and played out accordingly. Overall, save the money on a theater viewing and wait for home release or inclusion in your cable package.
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I want that two hours of my life back...

By 1ryter
Written February 28, 2017
Horrific excuse for a movie. I had the expectations of having fun with my friends seeing an action packet, cool special effects movie. What we got was more like drinking mud. Absolutely dreadful.
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Horrible! Remake??? Stupid plot

By back4trouble
Written April 23, 2017
Really disappointed. The 80's movie was passable. This plot was weak. Just a reason to waste the 3d tech. Bad guy is a girl done wrong. Building gets locked down with only two cops (judges). Yawn. Oh, yeah....some bad cops (Judges) thrown in too. Waste of my time.
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Dread

By bodybybike
Written April 27, 2017
Another remake that tries to bring more technology to the screen. The Dredd character was never revealed as a tangible human being, i.e. you could see his face. Theater was only half full and with the exception of one scene, there did not seem to be a lot of interest. Karl Urban was decent as an actor, but more humanity in the character would have started to make it interesting. Would not every rent it or go again.
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Better than I expected...

By TravelinWayne
Written September 24, 2012
I had not seen any of the other Dredds so I wasn't sure what to expect but I wasn't expecting much. I was pleasantly surprised. I enjoyed it!
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