Excerpt: Frank Castle, aka The Punisher, has been on a killing spree ever since his family got murdered. Six years after he started his vigilante war against crime he raids a party to celebrate the return of mob boss Gaitano Cesare, creating a bloody massacre only upcoming crime lord Billy Russoti manages to...
Excerpt: Frank Castle (Ray Stevenson) is like a one man task force against crime, driven by forces that few could ever understood and even fewer could endure. Castle’s wife and children were gunned down by mafia hitmen, leaving him in a wake of regret and total chaos.
Conclusion: This one came and went in theaters but might have been unjustly maligned. I confess to a fondness for ultra-bloody shoot-'em-ups with at least an iota of artistic value, and Punisher: War Zone delivers buckets' worth of sweet red vigilante justice. Where to Buy: Product Details
Conclusion: ’Punisher: War Zone’ is one of those films that most fans will love and many critics will loathe with a passion. Fitting into both categories, I’m finding myself sitting on the fence. On one hand, it’s much closer to the ballpark of what The Punisher should be.
Excerpt: This is Hollywood’s third stab at making a movie out of the Punisher, an ultra-violent comic book character known mostly for his love of guns and a tendency to kill criminals rather than bothering with expensive things like fair trials.
Excerpt: Is it seriously that hard to make a decent Punisher movie? Really? The Marvel Comics anti-hero is pretty much simplicity itself: After watching the gangland murder of his family, Frank Castle goes nuts, dons a T-shirt with a skull on it, and kills every bad guy in sight.
Conclusion: Filmen: Tror du på karma? Det där svamlet om att vissa saker kommer tillbaka till en då man betett sig illa? Jag är själv ingen My Name is Earl-liknande karmasnubbe, men frågan är om det inte nu är dags att börja tänka i andra banor.