Universal Soldier: Day of Reckoning (2012) Synopsis
A man wakes up from a coma to discover his wife and daughter were killed in a home invasion and sets out to kill the man responsible.
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New York Post

By Kyle Smith
An intensity of purpose and a patient, suspenseful directing style make the B-movie Universal Soldier: Day of Reckoning superior to most of...
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Boxoffice Magazine

Playing like a mash-up between "Enter the Void" and "The Raid," Day of Reckoning is an uncommonly assured slice of bargain bin cinema, as...
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Time Out New York

By Keith Uhlich
It's almost worth wading through the wearisome setup to get to the fun stuff. But there is a reason fast-forward buttons were invented.
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The Hollywood Reporter

By Frank Scheck
Say what you will about the confused narrative, blatant borrowings and wildly over-the-top gory violence of Universal Soldier: Day of...
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Entertainment Weekly

By Clark Collis
Consider this a public service announcement: Folks who have a problem with onscreen flesh-hacking - or the fact that franchise stars...
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Slant Magazine

Like a stiff Schwarzeneggerian conqueror making good on an "I'll be back," John Hyams returns to one-up the franchise again.
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In the least, and most significantly, Day of Reckoning should propel British martial artist/stunt veteran Adkins out of the niche genre...
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New York Daily News

By Elizabeth Weitzman
It's up to you to decide if his oddly artsy vision, which pulls in first-person perspectives, surreal memories and highbrow cinematic...
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USA Today

By Scott Bowles
The latest undead-soldier story carries on the franchise tradition of graphic violence and bad acting.
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New Orleans Times-Picayune

By Mike Scott
The fight sequences are briskly choreographed at least, gruesome though they are -- and, to be honest, that goes a long way in a film such...
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Very Disappointed

By jordaneverett
I was very disappointed in this movie. I love the first Universal Soldier but this one let me down. I was so hyped up about this movie but the fact that Van Damme was barely in the movie really...

The Best of the Universal Soldier Series!

By jcvdfan83
I saw this movie on Charter On Demand in October and this movie was alot different from the other movies in the series! its honestly not what you will expect in a Universal Soldier movie. With a...

Sorry for This

By cdassau04
This movie was on tv a couple days ago. it was hdnm movie channel...


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Absolutely positively horrible....

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doesn't really follow the original story line or explain how luke turned into the bad guy...

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Rated R | For Brutal bloody violence throughout, strong sexual content, graphic nudity and language
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Pause for kids 17 & under Strange but interesting action sequel is ultra violent.
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