Half Past Dead Synopsis
A man infiltrates a prison to out where an inmate hid his $200 million dollar stash of gold.
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The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

By Ray Conlogue
A shoot-'em-up for cynical times. Its only asset is Seagal himself, and frankly, he's is getting a bit past it.
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New York Daily News

By Elizabeth Weitzman
The martial arts are well represented, the gentler arts -- like, for example, acting -- are not.
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New York Post

By Jonathan Foreman
Has the cheesy, deadened feel of a straight-to-cable film.
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Boston Globe

By Wesley Morris
Brilliantly named Half Past Dead -- or for Seagal pessimists: ''Totally Past His Prime.''
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Chicago Tribune

By Michael Wilmington
What we get, while rarely boring, is a succession of senseless scenes bathed in formula-thriller blue light, full of blazing Uzis,...
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USA Today

By Mike Clark
Steven Seagal's acting style is so minimal that we can almost believe a script that tells us that his character's near-death experience...
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San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
About as weak a movie as can be made without actively trying.
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Baltimore Sun

By Chris Kaltenbach
Stupid. Illogical. Simplistic. Pandering. And those are its good points.
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Entertainment Weekly

By Bruce Fretts
When Seagal's undercover FBI agent Sascha Petrosevitch waddles into the big house wearing a do-rag and a billowing blue jumpsuit, it's the...
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Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
It goes through the motions of an action thriller, but there is a deadness at its center, a feeling that no one connected with it loved...
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Rated PG-13 | For pervasive action violence, language and some sexual content