MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 9,266 this week

Banished (2007)

 -  Action | Comedy | Crime  -  2007 (USA)
6.4
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.4/10 from 27 users  
Reviews: 2 user | 3 critic

Charlie Vespa is the worlds most Skilled assassin and wants revenge for the death of his family.

Director:

0Check in
0Share...

Editors' Spotlight

IMDb at Comic-Con 2014

Follow our coverage of Comic-Con 2014, direct from San Diego July 23-27 in our Comic-Con section.


User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 79 titles
created 26 Oct 2011
 
list image
a list of 2510 titles
created 08 Jan 2012
 
list image
a list of 914 titles
created 15 Jul 2012
 

Related Items

Search for "Banished" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Banished (2007)

Banished (2007) on IMDb 6.4/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Banished.
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Elena (2011)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

When a sudden illness and an unexpected reunion threaten dutiful housewife Elena's potential inheritance, she must hatch a desperate plan ...

Director: Andrey Zvyagintsev
Stars: Nadezhda Markina, Andrey Smirnov, Aleksey Rozin
Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

This story takes place in a small town on the Hungarian Plain. In a provincial town, which is surrounded with nothing else but frost. It is bitterly cold weather - without snow. Even in ... See full summary »

Directors: Béla Tarr, Ágnes Hranitzky
Stars: Lars Rudolph, Peter Fitz, Hanna Schygulla
The Return (2003)
Drama | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

In the Russian wilderness, two brothers face a range of new, conflicting emotions when their father - a man they know only through a single photograph - resurfaces.

Director: Andrey Zvyagintsev
Stars: Vladimir Garin, Ivan Dobronravov, Konstantin Lavronenko
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

A look at three U.S. cities, which were part of many communities that violently forced African American families to flee in post-reconstruction America.

Director: Marco Williams
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
...
Sorbo
C.J. Baker ...
Mel
...
Theodore Strietzman
AmirAli Barani ...
Ohar Odette
Arman Behrad ...
Man With Briefcase
Brian Behrad ...
Chris
Deborah Behrad ...
Women Victim
...
Mr. Tanaka's Girlfriend
...
Sal
Koji Fueta ...
Japanese Mob Guy
...
Kelly Vespa (as Liron Gerti)
...
Johnny Gunz
Shervin Kamali ...
Cladio
Farzad Khorshidian ...
Man in Trunk
...
Deborah Taylor
Edit

Storyline

In Banished Charlie Vespa is the worlds most Skilled assassin. He is also a family man with a burning conscience. After finding out his wife is pregnant, he leaves his organization and its leader the powerful and ruthless Ohar Odette. As tragedy strikes Charlie, he is left with nothing more to live for other than vengeance. Yet the plot thickens as Odette hires a violent and out of control contract killer to find Charlie. What follows is a tale of murder, revenge and at last redemption. Written by Anonymous

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

There is no Honor Among the Damned


Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

2007 (USA)  »

Filming Locations:


Box Office

Budget:

$30,000 (estimated)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

This film started out as a short film, but two years after the short film was completed the director expanded it into a feature. See more »

Quotes

Theodore Strietzman: I may be a murderer Mr. Odette, but I know what I am worth.
See more »

Soundtracks

COPACABANA
Written and performed by Barry Manilow, Jack Feldman and Bruce Sussman
Concord
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Way overwritten.
14 August 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I believe this film had some nice shots going for it and a very complementing soundtrack. However, with most independent films, it has too much dialogue that's either been done before or just comes out sounding silly. I thought the lead actor playing Vespa did a good job, as well as his wife. Unfortunately, the rest of the cast fell short. Theodore was way overdone. You can even see him looking right into the camera on a shot or two. Also, the main villain is almost a parody of a bad guy. Finally, the guy who played Norm-- Well, don't quit your day job. Anyhow, there was some nice camera-work, but overall it was too predictable.


1 of 2 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss Banished (2007) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?