Superior Direct To DVD release, It's Bloody good fun!.
15 April 2013
Conclusion: Arena is one of the best Direct to DVD movies out there. The last thing it is is original, but it's bloody good fun while it last's. Imagine Spartacus crossed with Death Race and you'll get the picture. Kellan Lutz (last seen in Twilight Breaking Yawn part 1 and slitting his own throat at the start of 2010's Elm Street remake) is good as the hero who has to fight in an illegal internet blood sport. Samuel L.
Conclusion: If you like good old fashioned fight movies where people bloodily beat each other up then this film is for you, the story has been done before but this does add a few new elements to the story and even has a little twist believe it or not, the fights are gritty and realistic with plenty of brutal bloody action and some gory scenes too, its slightly on the cheesy side but thats what makes it utterly entertaining and fun to watch, get some popcorn, take your brain out and...
Conclusion: 'david lord' has lost allmost everything, his wife who was pregnant is killed when the car thet were travelling in was delibertly rammed. down and out 'david' is about to lose the only thing he's not yet losed---his freedom, he's kidnapped and is set to be entertainment for the pleasure of sadistic business man ( samuel l jackson ) who illegally transmits ''fight to the death' ''gladiator-stlye' bouts.
Summary: Oder: Sex und Gewalt für Jung und Alt! "Hannibal? Kenn' ich nicht." Es ist der neuste Schrei im World Wide Web und garantiert den Machern jede Menge Klicks: In sogenannten "Death Games" treten zwei Kämpfer in einer Art Gladiatorenarena gegeneinander an, bis nur noch einer der beiden lebt. Die Regierung hat schon des Öfteren versucht, die Website, auf der die Kämpfe gezeigt werden, zu sperren, doch noch nie hatte sie dabei Erfolg.