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Payback: Straight Up (2006)

R  |  Video  |   |  Action, Crime, Drama  |  10 April 2007 (USA)
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Porter is shot by his wife and best friend and is left to die. When he survives he plots revenge.

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Porter is shot by his wife and best friend and is left to die. When he survives he plots revenge.

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He's back with a vengeance.


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This is Brian Helgeland's version of Payback (1999). Helgeland was replaced by John Myhre as director after Helgeland was fired from the original. See more »

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When Porter and Val run their Nova into the Chows' car, although the cars have impacted and come to a dead stop, the reaction shot of Porter and Val shows buildings still moving past the side windows. Also, Porter's head has snapped forward all the way to the steering wheel before Val even reacts to the crash. See more »

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Val Resnick: Oh, I bet you got a lot of questions rattling around in your head.
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Payback: Straight Up 2006
20 April 2014 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Great Movie!!! Mel Gibson Is The Greatest Actor On Earth!!! Perfect Movie, Perfect Scenes, Perfect Timing.!!! Everything Went Right In This Movie And I Am Proud Of The Work From All Actors In This Movie!!! thank you!!!! Maria Bello is special of course. She acts as the former outfit call girl and attempts to make the better life as she falls in love with Porter. Porter has one thing on his mind, honest revenge. Not wanting npt 1 dollar more than he was entitled to. Something about that type of principle. Spectacular idea from Mel Gibson. I honestly think that maybe one day they should come up with a Payback 2. If they did, it would be a very good thing. David Paymer of course brought humor into the movie as he is a great actor also. Bill Duke keeps his smoothness, Jack Conely abusive crooked cop. Great!!!!


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