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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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The movie takes place in the fictional town of Hope, WA. The movie Rambo : First Blood, takes place in a town by the same name. See more »

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Early in the movie when Austin checks into the motel, you can already see the bullet hole squibs and wiring on the wall way before the shootout even begins. See more »

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References The Godfather (1972) See more »

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Nothing special to see here
27 January 2014 | by See all my reviews

Ryan (Steve Austin) is a former cop who turned vigilante after his family is murdered. He's come to town to take on Drayke Salgado (Danny Trejo) and his gang who controls everything. Darcy (Serinda Swan) runs the hotel.

This is a lower budget TV movie made in Canada. They're a dime a dozen nowadays. This one has the interesting combo of Austin and Trejo. Austin plays a bit too wooden. Trejo is his usual bad guy persona. The movie really just suffers from a lack of imagination and action. There isn't much in the way of story. There are some fights, some guns, some explosions, but none of it is that impressive. There's just isn't anything special to recommend in this movie. The closest comes from a minor stage fight between Keith Jardine and Steve Austin. I would pay to see these two do the real thing.


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