• The Last Stand (2013)

The Last Stand

Release Date: January 18th, 2013

DVD Release Date: May 21st, 2013

R |1 hr 46 min

Plot Summary

Once a narcotics officer in the LAPD, Ray Owens (Arnold Schwarzenegger) has settled into a peaceful life as sheriff of Sommerton Junction, a quiet border town. But that peace is shattered when Gabriel Cortez, a vicious crime lord, escapes from FBI custody and speeds toward Ray's town with a band of mercenaries. Federal agents prepare to capture Cortez, and Ray is at first reluctant to get involved -- but he soon finds he must rally his team and take matters into his own hands.

Cast: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Forest Whitaker, Johnny Knoxville, Rodrigo Santoro, Jaimie Alexander, Luis Guzmán, Eduardo Noriega, Peter Stormare

Director: Kim Jee-woon

Genres: Action

Production Co: Lionsgate Films, Di Bonaventura Pictures

Distributors: Lionsgate Films

Keywords: Intense, Pursuit, Transformation, Small town, 2010s, Gritty

Ratings & Reviews

  • 60
    NPR

    The director does pull off a pretty magnificent cornfield car chase - two sleek vehicles cut through a thick, shaggy carpet of maize like souped-up harvesters, the movie's way of saying that the simple country life needn't be devoid of thrills. But Jee-woon takes too long to wrap things up, fumbling repeatedly on his way to an ending. show more

  • 60
    Movieline

    Is it a coincidence that classic action is making its comeback at the same time Schwarzenegger is making his own? Hey, he warned us he'd be back. show more

  • 40
    Todd McCarthyThe Hollywood Reporter

    Not the worst but is very far from the best film the star has made in his career. show more

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