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To celebrate the release of Red Dawn on DVD and Blu-Ray in the UK this week, Thn has taken a look back at films from today and indeed days gone by to count down the best movie vigilantes to appear on screen.

Dirty Harry

“The question is do I feel lucky? Well, do ya, punk!” Clint Eastwood is cool cop, Harry Callahan, who takes the law into his own hands when hunting down serial killer, Scorpio.

Inglorious Basterds

“…once we’re in enemy territory, as a bushwhackin’ guerrilla army, we’re gonna be doin’ one thing and one thing only… killin’ Nazis.” Brad Pitt and his team of vigilantes aim to change history as we know it.

Red Dawn

In this remake of the 1980s cult classic, the United States is invaded by North Korea. It is up to a group of teenagers nicknamed, ‘The Wolverines’, to help save their town from enemy occupation. »

- David Agnew

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