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Homefront (I) (2013)

R  |   |  Action, Crime, Drama  |  27 November 2013 (USA)
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A former DEA agent moves his family to a quiet town, where he soon tangles with a local meth druglord.



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Cast overview, first billed only:
Jimmy Klum
Sheriff Keith Rodrigue
Cyrus Hanks
'Danny T' Turrie
Jojo Turrie
Teddy Klum


Phil Broker is a former DEA agent who has gone through a crisis after his action against a biker gang went horribly wrong and it cost the life of his boss' son. He is recently widowed and is left with a 9-years-old daughter,Maddy. He decides to quit the turbulent and demanding life of thrill for Maddy's sake and retires to a small town. His daughter fights off a boy who was bullying her at school and this sets in motion a round of events that end in his direct confrontation with the local Meth drug lord. His past history with the biker gang also enters the arena, making matters more complex. But he has a mission in his mind to protect his daughter and he is ready to pay any cost that it demands. Written by Mujahid Khattak

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How far would you go to protect your home?

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for strong violence, pervasive language, drug content and brief sexuality. | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

27 November 2013 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Línea de fuego  »

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Box Office


$22,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$6,915,241 (USA) (29 November 2013)


$19,783,777 (USA) (20 December 2013)

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2.35 : 1
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Did You Know?


The screenplay is an old project of Sylvester Stallone. It was written many years before but it was never realized and then abandoned due to his age. It came back into fashion when Jason Statham showed interest. See more »


When Broker hugs Maddy on the bridge at the end of the movie his hand is without any bruises although he just fought Bodine. See more »


[first lines]
'Danny T' Turrie: This will make me happy.
Jojo Turrie: How much should we cook?
'Danny T' Turrie: This batch will yield 30 pounds.
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Referenced in Midnight Screenings: Frozen/Homefront (2013) See more »


Mon Coeur
Written and Performed by Phil Soussan
Courtesy of Ethan Edwards Music
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Statham = Last Action Hero
30 November 2013 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

Now you'd expect the typical reviews for this kind of movie from most critics, "it's just another mindless action film" or "Statham can't act". Ignore them, If your an action/statham fan you won't be disappointed.

If your like me and miss the traditional action films from the past that had Charles Bronson or Chuck Norris, your gonna appreciate and like this movie. Statham is the last action hero of our time. He consistently delivers solid action movies where you know what your gonna get. In Homefront thats some bloody shootouts, great fight scenes and some good one liners. It has a good cast, People may not take James Franco seriously as a villain but it's interesting to see him in a movie like this and he does a good job with it. Kate Bosworth was very believable as a crazed meth head. It has a straight forward, thrilling story that builds the tension nicely to an action packed ending.

You don't get these type of movies anymore. These days pg-13 with dumb cgi is what most "action" movies are about. The days of the action hero as they once were are dying out, but Statham is their to provide some vintage style action flicks like Homefront which is one of his better films. Overall, whatever your thinking - watch this movie.


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