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Recoil (2011)

R | | Action | 6 March 2012 (USA)
A cop turns vigilante after his family is murdered, exacting vengeance on the killers - and then on all criminals who have slipped through the system.

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A cop turns vigilante after his family is murdered, exacting vengeance on the killers - and then on all criminals who have slipped through the system.

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While all of the cast members are from Canada, 4 of them are American. Steve Austin and Danny Trejo are from Texas, Noel Gugliemi is from California, and Keith Jardine is from Montana. See more »

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When Varrett takes revenge on the clowns, he fires of 4 shots with the shotgun. Before, he only loaded 3 shells. See more »

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You should make sure he's dead.
7 August 2013 | by See all my reviews

I'm a big Danny Trejo fan, and he seemed to really have a meaty role in this film. Otherwise, I would have dismissed it as another ex-wrestler grabbing a paycheck for kicking butt. Of course, Serinda Swan also made the time spent watching it worthwhile.

I typically like a good revenge flick, but this one was missing something. It was like, "They killed my wife, and now I am going to do something about it." There wasn't any real passion in Austin's character. Trejo chewed the scenery every time he appeared. This was his best role, but Austin just didn't have the stones - he was cold.

Austin needs to find some John Cena passion.


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