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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 15
Cast
Jason Statham
James Franco
Winona Ryder
Directors
Gary Fleder
Screenwriters
Sylvester Stallone
Running Time
100 minutes

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Plot
Ex-Fed Phil Broker (Statham) heads to the bayou with his young daughter. The locals, though, meth kingpin Gator (Franco) among them, are a seriously unwelcoming bunch.


Verdict
Another shake-and-bake Stath special, boasting the requisite punchy-fighty action and some pleasing sleaziness from Franco and Bosworth, but it's ponderously handled by director Fleder.


Reviewed by David Hughes

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