• Colombiana (2011)


Release Date: August 26th, 2011

DVD Release Date: December 20th, 2011

PG-13 |1 hr 47 min

Plot Summary

In 1992 Bogota, a little girl (Amandla Stenberg) watches crime lord Don Luis (Beto Benites) and his henchman Marco (Jordi Mollà) murder her parents. Fifteen years later, the now-grown Cataleya (Zoe Saldana), who is named for a Colombian orchid, works as a contract killer for her Chicago-based uncle (Cliff Curtis). Leaving a lipstick drawing of her namesake on every victim, Cataleya carries out her assignments with cold, frightening efficiency and dreams of avenging her family.

Cast: Zoe Saldana, Jordi Mollà, Lennie James, Michael Vartan, Cliff Curtis, Beto Benites, Amandla Stenberg, Jesse Borrego

Director: Olivier Megaton

Genres: Thriller , Action

Production Co: Grive Productions, Canal+, TF1 Films Productions, EuropaCorp

Distributors: Sony Pictures Entertainment

Keywords: Mother, Fall, Sacrifice, Father, Emotional, 2010s, Revenge, Gritty, Family, 1990s

Ratings & Reviews

  • 50
    The Hollywood Reporter

    There are guilty pleasures to be had in this frenzied B starring Zoe Saldana (Avatar, Star Trek), who gives an acrobatic performance that makes the overcooked material watchable, if not entirely enjoyable. show more

  • 63
    Philadelphia Inquirer

    Colombiana isn't the last word in action movies, but it's a fun ride. And so wrong. show more

  • 75
    Michelle OrangeMovieline

    In catsuits, swimsuits, and skimpy underthings, Saldana is as potently elusive as a shadow can be. show more

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