- 1h 47min
- Directed by: Eli Roth
- Cast: Bruce Willis, Vincent D'Onofrio, Elisabeth Shue
Chicago surgeon Paul Kersey (Willis) takes the law into his own hands after his wife is killed and his daughter left in a coma. At a time when the issue of gun control is raging, Roth’s distasteful remake of Winner’s original amounts to a campaign ad for the NRA.
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Death Wish2 Apr 2018
Distasteful remake from director Eli Roth that sees Bruce Willis out for revenge
Hostel director Eli Roth delivers a contentious remake of Michael Winner's 1974 movie about a New York architect who becomes a one-man killing machine after the murder of his wife. While that starred veteran tough guy Charles Bronson, Roth has his own…
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