TheMoviePool borrows Arcee from NFamousGamers, in order to take you through his list of the best (and probably most disturbing) films about revenge.
The Crow still has to be my favorite revenge movie of all time. There's plenty of violence, but the violence isn't there for the sake of being violent. The gore is used sparingly, and isn't there for the sake of being gory. It doesn't go out of its way to be over the top or make you uncomfortable, and even the bad guys are victims in their own way.
have to go with V on this one, The Count of Monte Cristo is not only the perfect book but the movie is a perfect description of how revenge is taken.
Not a fan of The Crow or Hard Candy. Was actually disappointed with both films. I Spit on Your Grave remake kind of sucked, but the original is a classic. Never got into Kill Bill. Man on Fire, Death Wish, Death Sentence and Punisher would be on my list! I'm a sucker for revenge flicks! Usually end up liking them if they either have a ton of violence or an emotional story.
Not one of Park Chan-wook's The Vengeance Trilogy even mentioned???
This is just part one of the list. Wait until the next week when part two comes out.
WTF.. Oldboy, it has to be on the list.. SMH
Read next week's part two...
hope to see paul kersey get some attention.
Could have made the list spoiler free. Wouldn't have been hard. Top 2 were good ain't reading anymore.
Well...I loved The Crow so out of these it would be that one and after that it would be the Kill Bill movies...those were just too good to pass by...talk about getting back at someone!
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