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Dredd

Overview


Genre :

Action, Sci-Fi

Release Date :

September 21, 2012

MPAA Rating :

R

Director :

Pete Travis

Starring :

Karl Urban, Lena Headey, Olivia Thirlby, Jason Cope, Warrick Grier, Langley Kirkwood, Kevon Kane, Rachel Wood

REVIEWS RATE:  Critics  Go! Watch this movie. You'll regret if not seeing it.    Readers  Be the 1st!

“..Travis allows us to revel in amoral spectacle. Yes, it's bad for you, but that's what makes Dredd the hero the comic book film needs now, most of all..”
by Simon Abrams [Village Voice]
“..still slick and accessible enough to attract new ones, Dredd 3D feels like a smart and muscular addition to the sci-fi action genre..”
by Stephen Dalton [Hollywood Reporter]
3 of 4

“..not much of what Dredd has to offer is new or groundbreaking, but the fusion of familiar elements generates a smartly-paced, suspenseful 90 minutes that's a vast improvement over the 1995 film..”
by James Berardinelli [ReelViews]
4 of 5

“..it's charmingly diabolical..”
by James Rocchi [MSN Movies]
Review rate : B+

“..is the rare remake/reboot that's actually far superior to the original..”
by Laremy Legel [Film.com]
“..grim, gritty and ultra-violent, "Dredd" reinstates the somber brutality missing from the U.K. comicbook icon's previous screen outing..”
by Geoff Berkshire [Variety]
Review rate : B+
Reviewed by Darren Franich [Entertainment Weekly]
2 of 4
Reviewed by Tom Russo [Boston Globe]
Reviewed by Joel Arnold [NPR]
Reviewed by Manohla Dargis [New York Times]

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