I've always been a fan of good old-fashioned
horror slice-and-dice films, but this one is made so well for
a bad movie -- it's disgusting.
What makes this work so well is the sadistic
creativity of all the gore and special effects, which are top
You might just say this is like Saw 5 with
good acting and a story.
To cut right to the chase -- or the jugular
-- Punisher: War Zone is made for slasher hard-core movie
And don't bring the ladies.
So for myself and all the sicko fans, scissors
Frank Castle is the Punisher, a
well-armed one-man vigilante team with an axe to grind (and he
uses that as well).
He kills, decapitates, and eviscerates
anyone who gets in his way to bring the evil Jigsaw (no, not
THAT Jigsaw; this is another one) to ultimate, violent justice.
As slasher films go, this one is a sadistic
romp with a high level of gore.
But as a comic book adaptation (presented
for the third time on the silver screen), it completely misses
However, it does have the second-coolest
pencil stunt filmed this year: "Now I have brains splattered
all over me!"
This is Marvel Comics' third attempt to
bring the Punisher to the big screen.
The story is a senseless vigilante tale
about a one-man war on the world of organized crime.
This picture is a dark, gloomy, and unpleasant
film and (in my view) a waste of time and talent.
The movie tries to humanize the star by
providing him with a burden of grief over an accidental shooting,
but this part of the plot never works for me and I found there's
no way to excuse the brutal violence and gore that goes on throughout