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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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Terry Miles

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John Sullivan
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Steve Austin ... Ryan Varrett
Serinda Swan ... Darcy
Danny Trejo ... Drayke Salgado
Keith Jardine ... Crab
Lochlyn Munro ... Agent Frank Sutton
Noel Gugliemi ... Rex Salgado
Adam Greydon Reid ... Deputy Hedge
Tom McBeath ... Sheriff Cole
Patrick Gilmore ... Kirby
Tygh Runyan ... The Prospect
Rebecca Reichert ... Connie Varrett (as Rebecca Robbins)
Connor Stanhope ... Matt Varrett
Roman Podhora Roman Podhora ... Dale Burrows
Daniel Boileau ... Frank
Jason Griffith ... 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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Action | Crime

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Rated R for violence and language | See all certifications »

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Country:

Canada

Language:

English

Release Date:

6 March 2012 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Apodosi dikaiosynis See more »

Filming Locations:

Tacoma, Washington, USA See more »

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1.78 : 1
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Trivia

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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While Pierce County is located in Washington, there is no town called Hope. Also, there would be more deputies as the county seat is Tacoma. See more »

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References The Godfather (1972) See more »

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You should make sure he's dead.

I'm a big Danny Trejo fan, and he seemed to really have a meaty role in this film. Otherwise, I would have dismissed it as another ex-wrestler grabbing a paycheck for kicking butt. Of course, Serinda Swan also made the time spent watching it worthwhile.

I typically like a good revenge flick, but this one was missing something. It was like, "They killed my wife, and now I am going to do something about it." There wasn't any real passion in Austin's character. Trejo chewed the scenery every time he appeared. This was his best role, but Austin just didn't have the stones - he was cold.

Austin needs to find some John Cena passion.


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