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Walking Tall: The Payback (2007)

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A man goes back to his hometown that is now overrun with crime and single-handedly takes justice into his own hands.

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Tripp Reed

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Brian Strasmann
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Kevin Sorbo ... Nick Prescott
Richard Dillard Richard Dillard ... Charlie Prescott
Gail Cronauer ... Emma Prescott
Dell Johnson Dell Johnson ... Hap Worrell
A.J. Buckley ... Harvey Morris
Bentley Mitchum Bentley Mitchum ... Walter Morris
Yvette Nipar ... Agent Kate Jensen
Haley Ramm ... Samantha Jensen
Jenny Shakeshaft ... Crystal Martin (as Jennifer Sipes)
Todd Terry ... Lou Dowdy
Jerry Cotton Jerry Cotton ... Traxell Byrne
John S. Davies ... Det. Pete Michaels
Richard Nance Richard Nance ... Frank Boggs
Marc Macaulay ... Herb Sherman
Brad Leland ... Mitch
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Storyline

A sequel to the hit film Walking Tall. Nick returns to his hometown after his father, the town's sheriff, dies in a suspicious car accident. He soon discovers that the quiet community he grew up in is now overrun with crime, drugs and violence and is left with no choice but to take justice into his own hands. Written by koemanlee

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Rated R for violence including a rape scene, and language | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

20 February 2007 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Filming Locations:

Dallas, Texas, USA See more »

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Color

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1.78 : 1
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Trivia

When Walter goes back to Harvey's trailer to explain what he found at Otis' gas station, Herb mentions that the second victim Nate wore false teeth. Later on when Nick and Hap go to investigate further, Hap picks up a set of scorched dentures. See more »

Goofs

When Harvey and his gang enter Emma Prescott's house, one of the gang members kicks the door and throws over a small table with a vase. You can even hear the sound effect. However a second later the table is standing again. See more »

Connections

References The Andy Griffith Show (1960) See more »

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Midnight Train
Written by David Wurst and Eric Wurst
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A huge disappointment
21 February 2010 | by sveknuSee all my reviews

I really liked the first of the new Walking Tall movies starring The Rock. That meant I had some expectations for this one, even though a guy I had never heard of before, Kevin Sorbo, had taken over the lead. I was very disappointed. I don't think it was Sorbo's fault, really. The problem was a total lack of action. The little action it had, wasn't anywhere near good. The movie was simply BOOOOOOORING, moreso than 95 % of the other action movies out there. I just don't get how they managed to destroy such a promising and entertaining franchise like this. I have absolutely no rush in watching the third movie after this kind of crap.


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