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The Punisher: Dirty Laundry (2012)

 -  Short | Action | Crime  -  15 July 2012 (USA)
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Frank Castle is staying in a bad neighborhood, where he encounters a gang that terrorizes its residents.

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Frank Castle, a.k.a. 'The Punisher', wakes up in a run-down neighborhood and leaves his van to do his laundry. On his way to the laundromat, he witnesses a gang led by Goldtooth assaulting a group of prostitutes, but minds his own business. But when the gang mugs a boy named DeShawn, Frank goes to a convenience store to buy a bottle of Jack Daniel's and use it to club the thugs to death before crippling Goldtooth and pouring the whiskey on him for one of the prostitutes to set the gang leader on fire. Frank then collects his laundry and has DeShawn keep one of his signature t-shirts before leaving the neighborhood. Written by A7

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Thomas Jane agreed to reprise his role as Frank Castle from the 2004 film for the short film. See more »

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[Frank enters the convenience store and grabs a bottle of Yoo-hoo. The handicapped clerk rolls to the back of the cashier counter]
Big Mike: We got a special on Bourbon.
[Frank places the Yoo-hoo on the counter]
Big Mike: I meant vodka.
Frank Castle: I'm six months sober.
[Frank turns around to see the mugging continue as he grabs the Yoo-hoo and drinks it at the front door while watching]
Big Mike: Fuckin' animals. Makes you want to do somethin', don't it?
[Opens his flask and drinks]
Big Mike: [Frank turns around]
Big Mike: Couple of years back, that was me ...
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Excellent Short Film - Let's hope for another movie!
4 August 2012 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

Excellent to see Frank Castle return, especially with Thomas Jane at the helm. I wasn't expecting too much when I stumbled on this short, however after seeing it, well, I want another Punisher movie with him in it! Part of Warzone's failure was that it just didn't carry off the dark and brooding atmosphere that Tom Jane projects. Aside from that, the atmosphere of the short itself is really nicely put together, from the exterior street shots to the dreary interiors.

10/10 from me, cant see how this could've been better and let's just hope the studios realise that Tom Jane can be put to better use than bit parts in TV Shows and convince him to reprise his role in another big budget Punisher!


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