Gordon's War
Gordon's War (1973)

In this incredibly violent actioner, a soldier returns from the war in Vietnam and finds that his Harlem neighborhood has become a drug-filled war zone of its own. The final straw comes when his wife overdoses. The grief-stricken vet… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: August 9, 1973
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Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Derek Adams
Time Out

Raised out of the ordinary by an ingenious safe raid, an above-average car chase, and some nice location work.

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New York Times

The picture is inconclusive, far from profound, and the urgency of the theme has been overly simplified to fit the action.

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Dave Kehr
Chicago Reader

This totally unbelievable 1973 feature about black vigilantes out to break the Harlem drug traffic displays the same fatuous moral attitudinizing that mars most of the neofascist Fun City crime flicks of the period.

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Cassandra Maples
Paul Winfield stars as the eponymous hero in this highly satisfying, gritty and violent actioner in which after returning home from Nam and finding his beloved… More