The Brave One Synopsis
A woman loses her fiancé in a brutal attack and begins prowling the streets to find the men responsible. Her pursuit catches the public’s attention, and she must decide whether revenge is the right path, or if she is becoming the very thing she is...
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Movie Reviews

Home of The (Morally-Conflicted) Brave (One)

By jimchudnow
(Based on seeing an advance preview of the film:) Thankfully, this film did not have the difficult quirkiness of Neil Jordan's 2005 film 'Breakfast On Pluto'. Jodie Foster gives a very strong, stoic...

The "Bain" of her Existence

By janelleca
This film will touch anyone who feels they will never be the same person they were before tragedy, death, or injustice have touched their lives. I loved hearing her short narritives on life in New...

Jodie's Back with a Vengence

By cmacey78
I really liked this movie. Jodie Foster is definately good at playing the tortured women. What's different from this movie and her last, Flightplan, is that you can really feel the pain she is...

The Brave One Review by Pete

By chrisinfl
Watched this Friday the 14th of sept....a very good movie with an excellent plot...but be forewarned, be prepared for a full two hours of movie watching. Not that this is a bad thing. The film takes...

Slow to go, but gets there eventually

By gspot107
Low budget set that has a obessive woman driven to kill all wrong doers, including those who killed her fiance. She suceeds, but not without the help of an african american detective who seems to be...

Brave One Very Entertaining

By pararex
Jodie Foster and Terrence Howard were marvelous in their roles. While others suggest the movie was boring, I cannot. I love to watch Jodie Foster act, so I went to see this movie expecting it to be...

WHY???

By sally_skellington
WHY DO PEOPLE RATE MOVIES THET HAVEN'T SEEN???? STUPIDITY!!!! STOP GIVING MOVIES YOU HAVE NOT SEEN BAD REVIEWS!!!!...

Excellent Film!

By calicassie2007
I just saw this at a screening and I, along with the rest of the audience loved it. There was clapping from the entire audience during several key moments. Surprisingly, there was also a bit of...

The Brave One

By lorilie641
This movie was wonderful! This is the best acting I've seen out of Jodie Foster to date. She made you feel what it was like to lose someone you love and then lose yourself. Terrence Howard's did a...

I loved it

By jacquelinemgs
Jodie plays the same tough role as always BUT iIt kept me guessing and the ending was a surprise....

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Rated R | For strong violence, language and some sexuality
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Foster only good thing in violent revenge fantasy.
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