The Gunman Synopsis
The Gunman, the new action thriller from Pierre Morel, the director of Taken, stars Sean Penn, Javier Bardem, Idris Elba, Ray Winstone and Mark Rylance. In theaters March 20, 2015.
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Movie Reviews

Solid Movie

By alexandrahs860
I really liked this movie. After reading the brief synopsis I didn't have high hopes, but I was pleasantly surprised. It was a gripping story and although you could see some of the plot coming miles...

Shoulda stuck with Tapps

By sac1776
Penn looses major points for being a panzie when it comes to supporting gun rights, while he continues to "get rich" glorifying the tough "gunman" character type. Can't stand the hypocrisy in...

5 Stars Up, 2 Hands Down-Simply Perfect

By justlikethetown
The Gunman was a great film! Haven't seen a hit like this in a while! Action packed but not overdone. Story easy to follow and dialogue was always brief which helped the plot a lot. The characters...

Sean takes on Liam

By bocamatrix
Enjoyed the film as a whole. Bardem's underlying motivation to sell out Penn was weak, but otherwise it was an enjoyable movie and plenty of action and suspense, with believable shoot-outs and not...

The Gunman is Solid

By markbledsoe1
This is an entertaining, fast paced, action movie. The fight scenes are violent and the gun play is explosive. The overall acting is good with Sean Penn convincing as an ex-special forces soldier....

Sean sells out

By jusmarhet
Nic Cage is laughing today. Sean Penn called him a sellout for years because he made a slew of big budget action flicks instead of sticking with more Indie type dramas. Well, Sean, with this garbage...

I loved it!!

By parkerd62
Very good movie with a good message. Keeps you on the edge of your seat!! Sean Penn looks amazing, better than he did twenty years ago!! Really enjoyed it!!...

The worst movie I have ever seen.

By irishwhiskeyshot
Left half way through, the theater gave me a pass for another movie, (Run all Night...5 stars) I left it 1 star because you cant leave 0....

Gunman

By Vikkarode
No originality is plot. Slow action and so so acting. Good cast wasted. Sean Penn who I normally admire for his acting looked way out of character....

Good actors bad movie...

By luisdelucio
Paranoid plot, poor dialogue, absurd violence and two academy award winners that will probably want to forget this one......

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Rated R | For Strong Violence, Language and Some Sexuality.
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Overly serious and convoluted Sean Penn action thriller.
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