Law Abiding Citizen: The temptation of the vigilante

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Take movie vigilantism to its horrific extreme and the result is Law Abiding Citizen, a brutally effective and alarmingly cathartic combination of Death Wish and Saw.

Law Abiding Citizen (2009) – Rotten Tomatoes

As a social statement, Law Abiding Citizen is a flawed attempt at holding the legal system accountable for its shortcomings. As a movie, it’s a ridiculous execution of a misguided concept.

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‘Law Abiding Citizen’ torture — for viewers – StarTribune.com

LAW ABIDING CITIZEN ★ 1/2 out of 4 stars. Rating: R for violence, sexual violence, torture, profanity and adult themes.

Movie Review – Law Abiding Citizen – Revenge, Best Served

Oct 15, 2009 · Movie Review – Law Abiding Citizen – Revenge, Best Served Remotely A ruthlessly efficient vigilante takes aim at a compromise-prone prosecutor, but the …

Law Abiding Citizen – Film

The same cannot be said of Law Abiding Citizen, a flagrantly ridiculous thriller that tries to retrofit Saw to function as a mainstream, semi-respectable vigilante picture about the failings of our justice system.

Law Abiding Citizen (2009) – IMDb

Oct 16, 2009 · Watch video · A frustrated man decides to take justice into his own hands after a plea bargain sets one of his family’s killers free. He targets not only the killer but also the district attorney and others involved in the deal.

7.4/10(243.4K)

Clyde Shelton | Villains Wiki | FANDOM powered by Wikia

Clyde Shelton (also known as the Law Abiding Citizen) is the titular protagonist villain in the 2009 thriller film Law Abiding Citizen. He is a former family man who murdered several «evil» police officers and criminals in an attempt to get rid of the justice system’s corruption.

Full Name: Clyde Alexander Shelton

Law Abiding Citizen (2009) – Moria – moriareviews.com

Indeed there are times you keep thinking that Law Abiding Citizen would have worked far better as a comic-book. Put a costume and mask on Gerard Butler and …

Law Abiding Citizen Review | SBS Movies

Law Abiding Citizen is a thriller about a brilliant sociopath who orchestrates a series of high-profile murders that grip the city of Philadelphia – all from inside his jail cell – and the

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Law Abiding Citizen is such a lazy action-drama underachiever, it seems unfair to target stars Jamie Foxx and Gerard Butler for bringing their C game. Vigilante movies hold a firm place in cinematic history, but for them to work, the vigilante needs to be a sympathetic anti-hero.

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Reviews: Law Abiding Citizen – IMDb

«Law Abiding Citizen» starts out like a modern-day version of «Death Wish,» spends a few moments aping the «Saw» franchise, then settles in as a cat-and-mouse crime drama centered around the theme that the American legal system seems designed as much to thwart justice as to enact it.