• Released
  • November 27, 2013
  • R , 1 hr 40 min
  • Action/Adventure
    Suspense/Thriller
  • 1,337 Fan Ratings
Synopsis: A former DEA agent (Jason Statham) encounters trouble when he moves to a small town.

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Critic Ratings

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63

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Steven Rea
Luckily, Statham is up to the task. Which is a surprise, because he's never, ever done anything like this before.
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63

RogerEbert.com

By Steven Boone
Sylvester Stallone can write entertaining formula action scripts like a demon, but he often hands them over to hack directors who don't...
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63

ReelViews

By James Berardinelli
A few months from now, no one will remember it, but Homefront isn't made for the long-haul. It's assembled simply for the 100 minutes when...
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50

San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
Homefront has craft and humor behind it, but not much in the way of inspiration. Think of a dessert with lots of calories and no nutrition.
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50

Chicago Sun-Times

By Richard Roeper
This is a well-made thriller traveling over awfully familiar turf.
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45

Film.com

By Jordan Hoffman
Only completists need check in with Homefront. The rest of us can just stay home.
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40

Arizona Republic

By Bill Goodykoontz
Statham is always good as the silent butt-kicking type and is fine here. Franco, as is often the case, seems to be acting in his own...
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38

Slant Magazine

By Abhimanyu Das
The material plays out like a particularly busy episode of Sons of Anarchy, possessing a peculiar joylessness that's anathema to the...
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38

USA Today

By Scott Bowles
Homefront is what "Breaking Bad" may have resembled had Sylvester Stallone written the TV show.
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30

Variety

By Scott Foundas
What sounds like a veritable B-movie wet dream — with that master of the subzero scowl, Jason Statham, starring in a screenplay written by...
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Action!

By dmr2008
I think this was a glimpse of the past. I love the storyline, kinda reminds me of Steven Seagal. This movie is a "must see."...

Predictable story.

By gelox
Good actors and story, well played. I'd watch it on DVD at home, save money....

More Info

Rated R | For for strong violence, pervasive language, drug content and brief sexuality
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Pause for kids 17 & under Drugs, violence, and strong language in clumsy crime movie.
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