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The Gunman (2004)

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Austin Police Detective Ben Simms searches for justice.

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Roland
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When Detective Ben Simm's wife is killed, he has to learn to be both father and mother to his little girl while searching for a Vigilante that has his own sense of justice. Written by Anonymous

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All the wrong things, for the right reason. See more »

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Crime | Drama | Thriller

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Rated R for some violence | See all certifications »
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15 June 2004 (USA)  »

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A Promise Kept  »

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The extras in the scenes at the karate school are actual karate instructors and students from schools in Texas (Austin, San Antonio, & Colleyville). See more »

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Above average film on a tough subject
20 August 2003 | by (Austin, TX, USA) – See all my reviews

"A Promise Kept" deals with the subject of vigilantism (and another subject which you'll have to see for yourself). However, unlike most movies the scenes are well handled and tastefully done, and some scenes have very little (if any) dialogue - I found that to be refreshing because most American films tend to have the characters explain EVERY SINGLE emotion or thought, and some scenes just don't need words.

The fight scenes looked a bit choppy to me - perhaps they were edited too much (being a student of the martial arts I admit I'm a little biased in that area). I recommend that people check it out and decide for themselves.


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