Tommy is extremely intelligent but he has a death wish
Winner - whose 30 films included the controversial Death Wish
series - died of liver disease aged 77 in 2013.
The movie -- something like the western-inspired black comedy "Death Wish
" filtered through "Pulp Fiction" glibness -- takes a jab at European arrogance when white Colorado residents regard Native Americans as invaders on their own turf.
But while the original Death Wish
spawned four sequels, this cliched, unimaginative remake is likely to be a one-anddone attempt at a series resurrection.
Arriving in the middle of a debate on gun-control, Death Wish
makes feeble attempts to debate the righteousness of Paul's actions but on screen, it's a one-sided argument in favour of repeatedly pulling a trigger.
(15) HH HHH SINCE writer-director Eli Roth made his debut with the lowbudget horror, Cabin Fever, in 2002, the film-maker embraced his reputation as one of modern cinema's maestros of gore.
It's nice (or not nice, according to taste) to have two disturbing, disreputable B-movies opening in the same week -- but Mom and Dad is authentically unhinged and over-the-top whereas Death Wish
, remaking the Charles Bronson cult classic from 1974, is just dull and distasteful.
Willis, whose performances have always contained a deep and layered understanding of his characters and the times they live in, is seen as Paul Kersey in Death Wish
. He saw Kersey as a man who lay down and followed his own preordained path.
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Marvel and Disney's (DIS) "Black Panther," which has already earned over $428M domestically, is looking hold off new releases "Red Sparrow" and "Death Wish
" to take the top spot for the third weekend in a row.
How's this for irony: Death Wish
Coffee recalled their cold brew cans Wednesday over concerns they contained potentially deadly toxins.
Summary: New Delhi [India], August 21 (ANI): The remake of Eli Roth's 1974 film 'Death Wish
' is already buzz of the town, but not for right reasons.
An internet debate has broken out over the trailer of movie remake 'Death Wish
', with some netizens saying that Bruce Willis' shooting down of criminals is racist and ill-timed.
The creators of "the world's strongest coffee," Death Wish
Coffee Company, based in Round Lake, N.Y., took first place in the Intuit QuickBooks' Small Business Big Game competition last month, securing them a thirty-second commercial during American football's biggest game of the year, Super Bowl 50, which took place February 7th and was viewed by more than 100 million people.
About 6% of those aged 65 years and older expressed a death wish
or suicidal behavior, in a large population-based study.