• Released
  • January 18, 2013
  • R , 1 hr 46 min
  • Action/Adventure
    Suspense/Thriller
  • 960 Fan Ratings
Synopsis: The sheriff of a sleepy border town becomes involved in a showdown with a violent fugitive.

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Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
It's a crackerjack B movie worthy of comparison to such stylishly low-down, smart-meets-dumb, hyper-violent entertainments as the 1997 Kurt...
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88

Slant Magazine

By Calum Marsh
One of its most refreshing aspects is its acceptance of both western and action-film conventions on their own terms, refusing to regard...
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70

Wall Street Journal

By Joe Morgenstern
The movie comes up with a couple of tender moments that could pass for human, and a mano-a-mano climax in which the superhero of yore, the...
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60

Movieline

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Is it a coincidence that classic action is making its comeback at the same time Schwarzenegger is making his own? Hey, he warned us he'd be...
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60

NPR

The director does pull off a pretty magnificent cornfield car chase - two sleek vehicles cut through a thick, shaggy carpet of maize like...
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50

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Steven Rea
Almost certainly, The Last Stand will not be Schwarzenegger's last. For better or for worse (and this is somewhere right in the middle), he...
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50

Boston Globe

By Tom Russo
Kim doesn't sweat interweaving his story threads in any tightly controlled way. Just when the need-for-speed stuff really starts to gain...
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40

The Hollywood Reporter

By Todd McCarthy
Not the worst but is very far from the best film the star has made in his career.
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40

New York Daily News

By Elizabeth Weitzman
The script is a mess, built on lazy clichés, stilted jokes and easy payoffs. What the movie does have, though, is enthusiasm.
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25

San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
The movie equivalent of an idiot who, to avoid scorn, starts acting like an even bigger idiot, so as to get in on the joke, too...It takes...
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Rated R | For Strong Bloody Violence and Language
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Iffy for 15+ Arnie's lawman vs. outlaw action tale gets pretty bloody.
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