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Arena (2011)

Video  -  Action | Thriller  -  11 October 2011 (USA)
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David Lord finds himself forced into the savage world of a modern gladiatorial arena, where men fight to the death for the entertainment of the online masses.

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David Lord finds himself forced into the savage world of a modern gladiatorial arena, where men fight to the death for the entertainment of the online masses.

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

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There's no greater battle... Than the battle for your life. See more »

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Action | Thriller

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Rated R for strong brutal and bloody violence throughout, graphic nudity and language | See all certifications »

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Also Known As:

Deathgames  »

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$10,000,000 (estimated)
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Trivia

After Samuel L. Jackson was cast, the title of the film was changed from 'Fury' to 'Deathgames' to avoid confusion with Jackson's role as Nick Fury in the series of Marvel superhero films. See more »

Goofs

The Brutus Jackson jailbreak scene supposedly takes place in South Africa, where vehicles have the driver's seat located on the right side. However, the bus and escape cars in this scene show the driver sitting on the left side. See more »

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David Lord: Life sucks. Scars happen.
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References Cool Hand Luke (1967) See more »

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You can call me sick... But I loved it!
20 May 2012 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

Very graphic, bloody and violent... and that's just how I like my films.

To those that hated this movie because they don't like displays of graphic violence... Why would you even start to watch something that clearly states in the synopsis "men fight to the death for the entertainment of the online masses."

*Shakes head* I don't know.... But if you like your films violent and bloody you will love this!

If you don't like violent movies definitely give this one a miss.

Also, I thought Kellan Lutz (known for The Twilight Saga) did a great job as the main character, and gave it his all.

And I officially have a new crush after watching Katia Winter in this, who actually gets naked in this... Wow!!


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