The Condemned Synopsis
An exiled Argentine returns home to help look for the body of a political activist.
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Entertainment Weekly

"Battle Royale," if you've never seen it, is a fantastically sadistic and unapologetically brutal Japanese film from 2000 about miscreants...
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San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
The Condemned isn't post-modern junk, smirky junk, faux junk or clever junk. It's pure junk, with a certain integrity to it.
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38

TV Guide

By Maitland McDonagh
Steve Austin is conspicuously inarticulate and uncharismatic. Former soccer lout Vinnie Jones, whom no one will ever mistake for Laurence...
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ReelViews

By James Berardinelli
There are stretches when it becomes tedious and insufferably self important. There's even a late scene in which the movie turns preachy.
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25

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Carrie Rickey
The wrestler carries himself with decency and without self-seriousness, the qualities that made Arnold Schwarzenegger a star. Austin...
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Chicago Tribune

By Michael Wilmington
A real stinker. It doesn't have the courage of its own bad taste, or that of its villain.
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USA Today

By Claudia Puig
This is the worst kind of movie, one that insults its audience by purporting to condemn violence while simultaneously reveling in it.
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The Hollywood Reporter

By Michael Rechtshaffen
D-grade "Running Man" ripoff.
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Boston Globe

By Wesley Morris
Just watch Austin on "WrestleMania" instead, avoiding the shower this movie leaves you wanting.
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New York Daily News

By Elizabeth Weitzman
The film is smugly hypocritical at every turn, loudly preaching the evils of sick voyeurism while encouraging its audience to cheer every...
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MOST VIOLENT MOVIE EVER

By xxkarmaxx
My frend and I saw it last night. We liked it a lot. It was the most violent movie we have ever seen. It was a great movie though. It is not for the faint hearted. Great movie to watch. Lots of...

It was not as bad as the reviews keep saying!

By kd157
I saw it at the premiere and I have to say that not only is it the best film that WWE has put out thus far, but it does have things going for it. While there is an excessive amount of violence at...

The ACTION movie to see!

By Enthusiast101
There are some critics, but I've heard mostly good feedback on this film. I just got back from the theatre myself and thought I'd throw my two cents in. I would definitely recommend going and seeing...

people stop the pre nutt rateing

By the dirt merchant
get a life u havent even seen the movie yet and already its the best movie youve ever seen get a clue....

ACTION

By kyle_infante
I've seen multiple previews, and this movie will rock the theatre. Austin and Jones make an awsome duo in this action packed thriller. The plot is one of tthe most creative plots I've ever, thats my...

Knock off of The Running Man

By seattlegregory
When I first saw the trailer while watchin tv. I thought hey I've already seen this movie Anyone else Remember The Running Man? Don't expect much it is done by the WWE. I will see it to see how bad...

entertaining, but not a good one

By Scoot M16
THis movie was all over the place, first off what's up with all these wrestlers being in movies, THEY CAN'T ACT! and second off this movie had a terrible plot, it's like death race, but much worse....

the condemned

By kmahn45
This is a really good movie. it's an action pact movie. you might want to see this movie a couple of times....

SO SO

By army_jon84
the movie was okay, but it didnt have enough action to it nor did it have enough of Stone Cold in it.....the one thing could been left out was the girl getting beat up and raped in the movie....some...

Running Man meets Survivor

By Donnie Darko is Dead
This movie is not bad...however, it is not good either. The idea was good, the action, the character development and ending are very flat. The sad part is, from the very beginning, you know who the...

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Rated R | For pervasive strong brutal violence, and for language