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R| 1 hr. 36 min.

Plot Summary
Mega City One is a vast, violent metropolis where felons rule the streets. The only law lies with cops called "judges," who act as judge, jury and executioner, and Dredd (Karl Urban) is one of the city's most feared. One day, Dredd is partnered with Cassandra (Olivia Thirlby), a rookie with powerful psychic abilities. A report of a terrible crime sends Dredd and Cassandra to a dangerous area controlled by Ma-Ma (Lena Headey), a drug lord who will stop at nothing to protect her empire.

Cast: Karl Urban , Olivia Thirlby , Lena Headey , Wood Harris , Langley Kirkwood , Junior Singo , Luke Tyler , Jason Cope

Director: Pete Travis

Genres: Action, Science fiction

Distributor: Lionsgate Films

Dredd (2012)

Release Date: September 21st, 2012|1 hr. 36 min.

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  • April 18, 2014 cabal13
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    it was a great reboot compared to the previous attempt to bring Dredd to the masses. The grittiness and the feel of this movie is equal to that the reader gets when immersed in the inked pages of Mega City One and it's best law giving judge.

  • January 22, 2013 qh00000000133712
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    great movie alot of action

  • January 17, 2013 ti00000000135794
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    Magnificent movie. Brutal, fast and somewhat emotional soft but not pathetic. Short dialogues, smart story.... Brilliant action movie, much better than stupid Korean Redmption. If you\'re looking for good \'old-school\' action movie - enjoy in this masterpiece. Stallone, cover it with your ears.

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'Dredd': Pros and Cons

Posted by
Drew Taylor on Sep 7th, 2012 10:23AM

This week, as part of their Midnight Movies programming block, the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF, for the acronym-inclined) will premiere "Dredd," a 3D sci-fi movie written by Alex...

Olivia Thirlby on Her Role in 'Dredd' and Fighting Aliens in 'The Darkest Hour'

Posted by
Alex Suskind on Dec 23rd, 2011 9:30AM

You may not know Olivia Thirlby by name, but odds are you recognize the 25-year-old actress, who's starred in everything from 'Juno' to 'No Strings Attached' to 'United 93.' Judging from her...

Director of 'Judge Dredd' Remake Reportedly Gets Fired

Posted by
Moviefone Staff on Oct 7th, 2011 1:20PM

It's rare that a director gets fired from a production after filming wraps, but according to the LA Times that's just what happened to 'Dredd' director Pete Travis. Per the Times, creative...

First Image of Karl Urban as 'Dredd' Hits Online

Posted by
Peter Hall on Nov 19th, 2010 12:42PM

The first image of Karl Urban as Judge Dredd in the Pete Travis-directed remake/readaptation of the sci-fi comic series (itled simply 'Dredd') has found its way online. It seems to have been made...

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