MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 17,146 this week

Restitution (I) (2011)

 -  Crime | Thriller  -  28 October 2011 (USA)
3.7
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 3.7/10 from 644 users  
Reviews: 21 user | 6 critic

A true crime writer investigating a small town murder spree uncovers the devastating truth that changes the town forever.

Director:

(as Lance K.R. Kawas)

Writers:

, (story)
Watch Trailer
0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

From $2.00 on Amazon Instant Video

Editors' Spotlight

IMDb Picks: October

IMDb's editors share the movies and TV shows they are excited to see in October.


User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 30 titles
created 05 Nov 2011
 
a list of 673 titles
created 07 Dec 2011
 
a list of 1002 titles
created 28 Dec 2011
 
a list of 1764 titles
created 10 months ago
 
a list of 44 titles
created 7 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Restitution" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Restitution (2011)

Restitution (2011) on IMDb 3.7/10

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

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Restitution.
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Stuck (2007)
Comedy | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

A young woman commits a hit-and-run, then finds her fate tied to her victim.

Director: Stuart Gordon
Stars: Mena Suvari, Stephen Rea, Russell Hornsby
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

A young American writer completes his service in WWI and travels across Europe with his wife and her attractive Italian girlfriend. Based on the novel by Ernest Hemingway.

Director: John Irvin
Stars: Jack Huston, Mena Suvari, Caterina Murino
Sex and Lies in Sin City (TV Movie 2008)
Biography | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

Decide the truth for yourself in this thrilling true story of the biggest scandal in Las Vegas. Ted Binion (Matthew Modine, TV's "Weeds") is Vegas royalty, the prince of the world famous ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Medak
Stars: Mena Suvari, Marcia Gay Harden, Johnathon Schaech
Street Boss (2009)
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.3/10 X  

Based on the true story of how the FBI brought down one of Detroit's most notorious mobsters.

Director: Lance Kawas
Stars: Robert Gallo, Nicholas Turturro, Edward Carnevale
Stalkers (TV Movie 2013)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

Revolves around a criminal prosecutor who penned the law on stalking in California and is based on the true story of a hot-head cop and polished district attorney who team to bring a stalker obsessed with her former lover to justice.

Director: Mark Tonderai
Stars: Jodi Lyn O'Keefe, Drea de Matteo, Mena Suvari
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

An unassuming pet photographer is thrown into serious action, adventure and romance when he's forced to marry a Croatian bride and spend his honeymoon at a remote tropical resort where she is kidnapped.

Director: Rob Hedden
Stars: Dave Annable, Katharine McPhee, Rob Schneider
Adventure | Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

Based on Michael Chabon's novel, the film chronicles the defining summer of a recent college graduate who crosses his gangster father and explores love, sexuality, and the enigmas surrounding his life and his city.

Director: Rawson Marshall Thurber
Stars: Jon Foster, Peter Sarsgaard, Sienna Miller
Opposite Sex (2014)
Comedy

A Bet's A Bet tells the story of Vince, New England's most successful divorce attorney. To Vince, life is one big competition, and losing is unacceptable. This also applies in his dating ... See full summary »

Directors: Jennifer Finnigan, Jonathan Silverman
Stars: Mena Suvari, Dana Ashbrook, Eric Roberts
Live Virgin (1999)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.6/10 X  

A woman, fed up with her father's double standards, decides to lose her virginity.

Director: Jean-Pierre Marois
Stars: Mark Adair-Rios, Jason Bercy, Brian Bloom
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

In Los Angeles, a depressed writer named Solo has writer's block after a successful first book of which he's ashamed, and he's broke, thanks to a year in classical psychoanalysis. In their ... See full summary »

Director: Scott Caan
Stars: Giovanni Ribisi, Lynn Collins, Scott Caan
No Surrender I (TV Movie 2011)
Drama | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.4/10 X  

A writer whose work encourages women not to endure violent relationships discovers she has a crazed stalker.

Director: Tristan Dubois
Stars: Mena Suvari, Stephanie Bauder, Serge Houde
Happy Valley (TV Movie 2012)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

A shy focused woman gets help from her friends to get revenge on her ex-boyfriend for dumping her.

Director: Adam Shankman
Stars: Mena Suvari, Freddie Prinze Jr., Sarah Wright
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Alex Forrester / Bryan Spikes
...
...
Heather
Dave Davies ...
Jason
Michael F. Gillespie ...
Lance William
...
Detective Davis / Frank Lawson (as Michael R. Brandon)
...
Real Estate Woman
...
Clara's Cashier
...
Thug
...
Dr. Pinklady
Robert Skrok ...
Middle Aged Man
Dennis North ...
Chief Winters
...
Miles
...
Boardmember
...
Suspicious Pedestrian
Edit

Storyline

A true crime writer investigating a small town murder spree uncovers the devastating truth that changes the town forever.

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

Revenge Has No Limits

Genres:

Crime | Thriller

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for strong violence, language and sexual content | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

|

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

28 October 2011 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Investigação Perigosa  »

Filming Locations:


Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Goofs

Alex's wrist watch comes off and is clearly seen on the floor when he is thrown down at beginning of stair case fight scene, but is back on wrist in the middle of the scene and at the end when he comes back, retrieves his pistol and goes looking for Youngstown. See more »

Connections

References Street Boss (2009) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
By far the worst movie I've ever sat through!
30 December 2011 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This movie was a total waste of my time. I don't even know where to start in describing how horrible it was. The "twist" in the end is surprising because the movie made no sense! This fool can just decide to come back and start killing people and the cops never ask him a single question? Not believable at all. The action didn't start until like an hour into the movie, and when it did, it was people killing in broad daylight and then no questions asked later. Kind of a clue not to watch the movie since the writer, producer, and star actor are the same person, but we gave it shot since Mena Suvari was in it. Should have known when On Demand did't give us a preview either. Overall, I am annoyed that I wasted 2 hours, or however long it stole from my life, watching this terrible movie.


10 of 20 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
First author, then kung fu killer? nelandquinten
This looks absolutely sh*t! solid_simon
One of the worst movies I've seen. bitchmaster
Movie Description Misleading, Other Problems... wardkendall
Hopefully the trust fund is empty david-47
Just watched it and I just don't know miss_calais
Discuss Restitution (2011) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?