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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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Ryan Varrett
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Darcy
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Drayke Salgado
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Crab
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Agent Frank Sutton
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Rex Salgado
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Deputy Hedge
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Sheriff Cole
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Kirby
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Connie Varrett (as Rebecca Robbins)
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Dale Burrows
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Frank
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Lou (as Jase Anthony Griffith)
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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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Near the end, deputy Hedge find his father (Sheriff Cole) at his desk allegedly after he committed suicide. Sheriff Cole is very clearly still breathing though. See more »

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References The Godfather (1972) See more »

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From B grade to A grade!
27 February 2012 | by (On a distant star) – See all my reviews

Yeah yeah here we go again, another try by Stone Cold Steve Austin trying to be an actor, so far all his films are the forgettable type. But not this one, no way there is a road to the Oscars for this film, but I was entertained and thought the acting was OK, good supporting cast, not bad fighting scenes, and loved that American muscle car.

I sort of felt like I had seen this film before as the story line has been done before in other films, it sort of felt like an early Schwarzenegger 80's action kind film, OK to watch, and good enough for me to say Steve has lost that B grade tag.

I would give it a 7.5, but the great IMDb would only let me pick a 7 or a 8, not good enough for a 8, so 7 is more than a fair score.


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