75

San Francisco Chronicle

By Peter Hartlaub
A throwback to all those guilty pleasure action movies.
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58

Entertainment Weekly

A delectably bad '80s-style actioner.
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50

The Hollywood Reporter

By Frank Scheck
The film's saving grace are its fast pacing and generous doses of humor, the latter of which is mostly provided by Robert Patrick's sly delivery of the many wisecracks doled out by his villainous character.
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50

TV Guide

By Ken Fox
Lunkheaded but entertaining action flick.
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50

New York Daily News

By Elizabeth Weitzman
Granted, this movie is unlikely to threaten "The Departed" at Oscar time. But for mindless entertainment, you could do a lot worse.
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50

L.A. Weekly

Tongues are planted firmly in cheek; it’s impossible to endorse a full price ticket, but fans of campy action should check this out.
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50

Boston Globe

By Wesley Morris
What follows is serviceable action set to music you'd find in a video game -- or a military ad.
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40

Austin Chronicle

Patrick leaves no scenery unchewed, and, in doing so, he gives life to an otherwise by-the-book script and proves once again that in Hollywood, it’s usually the bad guys who turn out to be the best characters.
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40

Film Threat

By Phil Hall
What’s a muscular guy like John Cena doing in a flabby movie like this? This connect-the-dots action-adventure may appeal to undemanding ten-year-old boys but will bore everyone else.
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25

New York Post

By Kyle Smith
The movie's prideful silliness makes it semi-watchable in the manner of Saturday afternoon cable flicks like "Delta Force."
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45 out of 100
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