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R| 1 hr. 37 min.

Plot Summary
A retired soldier and widower (Michael Caine) doles out his own brand of justice after young hoodlums murder his best friend.

Cast: Michael Caine , Emily Mortimer , Liam Cunningham , Iain Glen , Jack O'Connell , Charlie Creed-Miles , Ben Drew , David Bradley

Director: Daniel Barber

Genres: Thriller

Distributor: Samuel Goldwyn Company

Harry Brown (2009)

Release Date: April 30th, 2010|1 hr. 37 min.

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fan reviews ( 2 )
  • In "Gran Torino," Eastwood took on the moral issues that screenwriter Gary Young and first-time director Daniel Barber studiously avoid. It's the difference between riveting and repellent. show more

  • Harry Brown has more to say, about aging, about old-school courtesy in collision with blind stupid violence, and about how sometimes pensioners on a fixed income get stuck in neighborhoods that turn dangerous. show more

  • This portrait of the soldier as an old man is deeply moving. show more

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  • September 12, 2010 rdrgzbrm
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    thumps up!

  • August 25, 2010 drarthurwells
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    Excellent movie, reminiscent of "Death Wish" with Charles Bronson. The scene where the drug and gun dealers are confronted is superbly done. Those who are upset by violence should avoid this movie.

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New on DVD & Blu-ray, Week of August 31: 'Tyler Perry's Why Did I Get Married Too?', 'Harry Brown' and 'Marmaduke'

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Harley W. Lond on Aug 30th, 2010 5:39PM

There's plenty of thrills on tap this week on the DVD front: 'Harry Brown' offers the thrills of revenge as Michael Caine plays a retired English gentleman who mounts vigilante justice when his...

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