MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 3,731 this week

The Way of War (2009)

3.3
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 3.3/10 from 2,058 users  
Reviews: 47 user | 12 critic

A paramilitary operative goes on a rampage after discovering a conspiracy to commit war.

Director:

Writer:

Watch Trailer
0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

From $1.99 on Amazon Instant Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 500 titles
created 25 May 2011
 
a list of 41 titles
created 24 Mar 2012
 
a list of 1747 titles
created 22 Apr 2013
 
a list of 294 titles
created 10 months ago
 
a list of 37 titles
created 3 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "The Way of War" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: The Way of War (2009)

The Way of War (2009) on IMDb 3.3/10

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

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of The Way of War.

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Hardwired (2009)
Action | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  

After a tragic accident claims the lives of Luke Gibson's (Gooding Jr.) wife and unborn child, he is left with critical injuries and complete amnesia. A new technological breakthrough from ... See full summary »

Director: Ernie Barbarash
Stars: Cuba Gooding Jr., Val Kilmer, Michael Ironside
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

A small-time crime boss kills a drug dealer without realizing that the drug dealer works for the biggest crime boss in the country.

Director: Franck Khalfoun
Stars: Cuba Gooding Jr., Miguel Ferrer, Harvey Keitel
The Hit List (2011)
Action | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

A disgruntled man creates a hit list with a stranger during a drunken night out and must then race to try to save those he marked for extermination as the bodies begin to pile up and all fingers point to him.

Director: William Kaufman
Stars: Cuba Gooding Jr., Cole Hauser, Jonathan LaPaglia
Hero Wanted (2008)
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

After he awakens in a hospital, a man tracks down and murders the man that left him and a bank teller for dead during a robbery, only to end up having the slain thief's associates come after him in retaliation.

Director: Brian Smrz
Stars: Cuba Gooding Jr., Ray Liotta, Tommy Flanagan
Action | Crime | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

A seasoned assassin plays both sides in a Russian gang war and becomes the target of an unknown enemy.

Director: William Kaufman
Stars: Dolph Lundgren, Cuba Gooding Jr., Claudia Bassols
Action | Horror | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.8/10 X  

An elite group of soldiers on a covert mission to retrieve a scientist from an underground lab encounter an ancient evil in the facility.

Director: Jason Connery
Stars: Cuba Gooding Jr., Ray Winstone, Ron Perlman
Ticking Clock (Video 2011)
Action | Mystery | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

A reporter stumbles upon the journal of a murderer replete with plans to butcher specific people, and investigates on his own, finding that every trail leads to a 9-year-old orphan living in a group home.

Director: Ernie Barbarash
Stars: Cuba Gooding Jr., Neal McDonough, Nicki Aycox
Dirty (2005)
Crime | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

Two gangbangers-turned-cops try and cover up a scandal within the LAPD.

Director: Chris Fisher
Stars: Frank Alvarez, Clifton Collins Jr., Brittany Daniel
End Game (2006)
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

A secret Service agent and a news reporter investigate the conspiracy behind the assassination of the President.

Director: Andy Cheng
Stars: Cuba Gooding Jr., Angie Harmon, James Woods
Action
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.2/10 X  

A widowed reporter recruits the help of a federal agent to investigate her late husband's secrets, but the two become the target of unknown attackers.

Director: Brian Trenchard-Smith
Stars: Cuba Gooding Jr., Emmanuelle Vaugier, Evert McQueen
Firelight (TV Movie 2012)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

A counselor at a youth correctional facility.

Director: Darnell Martin
Stars: Cuba Gooding Jr., Q'orianka Kilcher, DeWanda Wise
What Love Is (2007)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

When Tom comes home on Valentine's Day to a "Dear John" Letter from his girlfriend, he spends the rest of the night talking to his four best friends about woman, sex & love until five women show up and the battle of the sexes begins.

Director: Mars Callahan
Stars: Cuba Gooding Jr., Matthew Lillard, Sean Astin
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
...
Mac
...
...
...
Bill ...
...
...
...
...
Vernel Bagneris ...
Samir / Ace of Spades
Edrick Browne ...
Snow
Nick Lopez ...
Lollipop
Rob Bartenstein ...
Man on the left
Brad C. Carter ...
Man on the right
Edit

Storyline

Paramilitary operative David Wolfe stumbles upon an international conspiracy connecting presidential cabinet members to a Middle Eastern terrorist plot. Wanting to expose the truth, Wolfe defies orders and returns to the US as an army of one fighting for American security and integrity. Written by First Look Studios

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

He has a single mission. To explore the truth.

Genres:

Action | Thriller

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for violence and some language | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

10 February 2009 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Conspiración militar  »

Filming Locations:


Box Office

Budget:

$5,000,000 (estimated)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Goofs

In the scene at the bus station David is supposed to be in Washington D.C. As the cab is pulling away you see a traffic sign for US Highways 61 & 190. This intersection and the bus station are actually in Baton Rouge, LA and not in Washington D.C. See more »

Quotes

Sanchez: C... Z... E... C... H... O...
See more »

Connections

References Let's Make a Deal (1963) See more »

Soundtracks

Read Between the Lines
Performed by Paul Lindemulder
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

See more (Spoiler Alert!) »

User Reviews

 
do you hear the barking? it's this movie (a dog)
26 August 2009 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I can't believe Cuba would be in this. I have enjoyed him in other roles, but this movie is pathetic. Has he sunk this low to accept such a role? After seeing him in movies like Tuskegee Airmen, Jerry Maguire, and Pearl Harbor (to name a few), I expected a lot more here. The only saving grace was getting to see Clarence Williams III (Linc in original Mod Squad TV series). J. K. Simmons is normally a good actor, but there was nothing to work with here. There was not enough of a cohesive plot to go around though. Don't bother watching this one. The dialog was random and nonsensical. Everyone wanted to talk in hushed tones and mysterious, incomplete thoughts. I'm glad I only wasted a $1 renting this one.


6 of 7 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
wtf? Chaxterium
Plotless crap Shazam-O
Dont bother acebaba
Best line? Anrkey
not that complicated ikarinokami
The Role of the Bluesman in The Way of War deltablues
Discuss The Way of War (2009) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?