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Based on 14 Reviews
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  • 75
    Mick LaSalle San Francisco Chronicle

    Has a shameless B-movie exuberance. show more

  • 59
    Kevin Maynard Mr. Showbiz

    Engagingly silly sub-"Moonlighting"-style banter. show more

  • 25
    New York Post

    The Return is about bullets, bombs and boobs - the biggest boob being Van Damme, natch, but there are also mammaries aplenty. show more

  • 25
    Boston Globe

    Devoid of personality and has an annoying gratuitous sentimental streak. show more

  • 20
    Ken Fox TV Guide

    Plenty of bone-crunching brawn, but not a brain cell in sight. show more

  • NA
    Austin Chronicle

    Lame, mindless dialogue makes Wing Commander seem Cukoresque by comparison. show more

  • 33
    Owen Gleiberman Entertainment Weekly

    Jean-Claude Van Damme's latest dud. show more

  • 80
    Kevin Thomas Los Angeles Times

    Sleek...This is one "return" that's surely welcome. show more

  • 30
    Joe Leydon Variety

    Lightning fails to strike twice -- an underwhelming follow-up to one of the career-stalled action star's better efforts. show more

  • 30
    Lisa Alspector Chicago Reader

    Must have been slapped together fast: live-action stunts created by uninspired editing lead up to computer-generated imagery that's just as lame. show more

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