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Recoil (2011)

R | | Action, Crime | 6 March 2012 (USA)
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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

Writer:

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

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

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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Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
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Trivia

An interesting coincidence is that both Danny Trejo and Steve Austin both have flowers named after them. The Danny Trejrose is a blue rose found in Wiltshire whilst the Stone Cold Steve Hyacinth is common to the northern countryside of France. See more »

Goofs

When Varrett takes revenge on the clowns, he fires of 4 shots with the shotgun. Before, he only loaded 3 shells. See more »

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References Mad Max (1979) See more »

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26 November 2012 | by kosmaspSee all my reviews

First things first: If you like brawl fighting, this will be your thing. It also won an award for this fighting, so the stunt people (coordinators) must have done something right. Apart from that the story is nothing special, you've seen it before. But it has a charismatic Steve Austin and a very good Danny Trejo in it. Serinda Swan fills in the beautiful woman in distress department.

Effort is really good, but the story still lacks a punch here and there. It really begs you to suspend your disbelief, especially right before the big finale. Morality might not be the strongest theme in this movie, but it will do the job, if you don't expect much


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